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Research Interests: Organizational studies; Economic Sociology; Development; Globalization; Qualitative Research Methods; Post-Soviet Studies
Dissertation: The Purchase of Piety: Moral Futures and Islamic Businesses in post-Soviet context.
Committee Members: Mark Suchman (Chair), Nitsan Chorev, Josh Pacewicz & Pauline Jones Luong (University of Michigan)
Research Interests: Social Demography; Gender Inequality; Life Course and Social Stratification; Transition to Adulthood; Determinants and Consequences of Migration; Population Health, including Sexual and Reproductive Health
Dissertation: Gender Differences in Migration, Marital Timing, and Spousal Choice within Marriage in Nepal
Committee Members: Michael White (chair), Leah Vanwey, Nancy Luke