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  Emily Rosenbaum, Ph.D.

Professor of Sociology (at Rose Hill)
B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Pennsylvania, 1991

Dealy Hall 402C
Bronx, NY  10458-9993
tel:  (718) 817-3858 
fax: (718) 817-3846

Research Interests
Urban demography, inequality, immigration, housing policy, family/household demography.
Selected Publications

Rosenbaum, E., and Samantha Friedman. 2007. The Housing Divide: How Generations of Immigrants Fare in New York’s Housing Market. NYU Press, New York.

Read some press coverage about this book in Inside Fordham and the New York Times's City Room Blog


Rosenbaum, E., and Jessie Anne Rochford.  2008. “Generational Patterns of Academic Performance: The Variable Effects of Attitudes and Social Capital.” Social Science Research 37(1): 350-372. doi:10.1016/j.ssresearch.2007.03.003

Rosenbaum, E., and Grigoris Argeros. 2005. “Holding the Line: Housing Turnover and the Persistence of Racial/ethnic Segregation in New York City.” Journal of Urban Affairs 27(3): 261-81.

Rosenbaum, E., and Samantha Friedman. 2004. “Generational Patterns of Home Ownership and Housing Quality in New York City.” International Migration Review 38(4): 1492-1533.

Rosenbaum, E., and Samantha Friedman. 2001. “Differences in the Locational Attainment of Immigrant and Native-born Households with Children in New York City.” Demography 38(3): 337-348.

Rosenbaum, E., and Laura Harris. 2001. “Residential Mobility and Opportunities: Early Impacts of the Moving to Opportunity Demonstration Program in Chicago.” Housing Policy Debate 12(2): 321-346.

Rosenbaum, E., and Laura Harris. 2001. "Low-income Families in Their New Neighborhoods: The Short-term Effects of Moving from Chicago's Public Housing." Journal of Family Issues 22(2): 183-210.
doi: 10.1177/019251301022002004


Courses Taught


Social Research Methods; Urban Poverty; Urban Issues and Policies


Statistics; Research Design


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