Allen Hyde

Assistant Professor

Member Of:
  • School of History and Sociology
  • Center for Urban Innovation
  • Development Studies Program
Office Location:
Old Civil Engineering 136
Overview

Allen is an Assistant Professor in the School of History and Sociology at the Georgia Institute of Technology. He is a quantitative scholar whose main research areas are stratification and inequality, urban sociology, work and occupations, and immigration. He has published research on the effects of financialization on income inequality in affluent nations, the relationship between immigration and earnings inequality in small towns in the United States, discrimination in job hiring, and the effects of economic globalization and European integration on union decline in affluent nations. He received his Ph.D. from the Department of Sociology at the University of Connecticut.

Education:
  • Ph.D.; Sociology; University of Connecticut
  • M.A.; Sociology; University of Connecticut
  • B.A.; History and Sociology; University of Alabama at Birmingham
Areas of
Expertise:
  • Globalization
  • Immigration
  • Labor Markets
  • Political Economy
  • Stratification And Inequality
  • Urban Sociology
Interests
Research Fields:
  • Global Cities and Urban Society
  • Labor Economics
  • Political Economy
  • Statistics
  • U.S. Society and Politics/Policy Perspectives
Geographic
Focuses:
  • Europe
  • United States
  • United States - Southeast
Issues:
  • Inequality and Social Justice
  • Globalization and Localization
  • Sustainability
Courses
  • HTS-2016: Soc Issues&Public Policy
  • HTS-3008: Class,Power & Inequality
  • HTS-3012: Urban Sociology
Selected Publications

Journal Articles