Nicole Marwell, Department of Sociology and Latina/o Studies Program, Columbia University

Space, Power, and Poverty in the Twenty-first Century City

Bargaining for Brooklyn: Community Organizations in the Entrepreneurial City

Tuesday, November 27, 4pm, 206 Ingraham Hall

The Spatial Allocation of Social Provision: Government Contracting, Material Resources, and the Poor

Wednesday, November 28, 4pm, 206 Ingraham Hall

Public Seminar

Thursday, November 29, 10am, 8108 Social Science

NICOLE P. MARWELL is Associate Professor of Sociology and Latina/o Studies at Columbia University. She received her Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Chicago in 2000, and is a faculty affiliate of Columbia’s Institute for Social and Economic Research and Policy, Center for Urban Research and Policy, Center on Organizational Innovation, and Center for the Study of Ethnicity and Race. Dr. Marwell is also a member of the Editorial Board of the American Sociological Association’s Rose Series in Sociology, and directs the Workshop on Nonprofit Organizations in Economy and Society at Columbia.

Marwell, N. (2004). “Privatizing the Welfare State: Non-Profit Community-Based Organizations as Political Actors,” American Sociological Review, 69, 2, 265-291
Marwell, N. and P.B. (2005). “The NonProfit/For-Profit Continuum: Theorizing the Dynamics of Mixed-Form Markets,” Nonprofit and Voluntary Sector Quarterly, 34, 1, 7-28