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Tina Law

Graduate Policy Fellow

Tina Law

Graduate Student, Sociology

Tina Law is a doctoral student in sociology at Yale. Her research focuses on understanding the role of neighborhoods, communities, and social networks in American urban inequality through quantitative methods. She is currently exploring the effects of the sharing economy on neighborhood social well-being and long-term patterns of inequality in U.S. cities using a “big data” approach. Tina is a National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow. Before coming to Yale, she evaluated national policies and programs addressing racial equity, education, and youth development at Social Policy Research Associates and worked to develop the research capacity of local non-profits at The Building Movement Project.