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Dr

Matthew Curry

Ronald Henderson Research Fellow
Melbourne Institute Of Applied Economic And Social Research
social sciences
sociology
intergenerational mobility
economic returns
parental joblessness
unemployment
worklessness
transmission
returns to college
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Dr

Matthew Curry

 
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Dr

Matthew Curry

 

Matthew Curry is the Ronald Henderson Research Fellow in labour economics, a joint position between the Melbourne Institute and the Brotherhood of St Laurence, a non-profit organisation that aims to eliminate poverty in Australia. He completed his Ph.D. in sociology at the University of California, Los Angeles.

His research interests include social stratification and mobility, in particular the causes and consequences of educational and labour market inequalities. He is also currently working under Irma Mooi-Reci (University of Melbourne School of Social and Political Sciences) and Mark Wooden (Melbourne Institute) on an ARC-funded investigation of the intergenerational effects of parental joblessness in Australia and other advanced economies. Recent work has been published in Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, European Sociological Review, and Social Science Research. Ph.D. in Sociology, UCLA, 2016 M.A. in Sociology, UCLA, 2010 B.A. in Sociology, Occidental College, 2008

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Ronald Henderson Research Fellow

Melbourne Institute Of Applied Economic And Social Research

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PhD

University of California - Los Angeles