Matthew C. Mahutga

Matthew C. Mahutga

Professor of Sociology and Political Science (cooperating)

BA Metropolitan State College of Denver
MA Sociology 2004 UC Irvine
PhD Sociology 2008 UC Irvine

Office: 2148 Watkins Hall
Phone: (951) 827-5852
Fax: (951) 827-3330
E-mail: matthew.mahutga@ucr.edu

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Matthew C. Mahutga is a Professor of Sociology and Political Science (Cooperating) and co-founder and co-organizer of the UCR Political Economy Seminar (http://ucrpoliticaleconomy.ucr.edu) at the University of California, Riverside, USA. His research examines the causes and consequences of economic globalization, the political economy of inequality, labor markets and post-socialist transition, and methods of social network analysis. Current projects examine the determinants of income polarization in rich democracies, the contributions of race and class to U.S. income inequality, the health effects of income inequality and the rise of right-wing parties and platforms worldwide. Research on these and related topics has been funded by the National Science Foundation and appears in Global Networks, the Journal of Health and Social Behavior, Social Forces, Social Networks, Social Problems, the Review of International Political Economy, and elsewhere. Please visithttp://matthewcm.ucr.edu, where you can read many of his papers.

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