I am an Associate Professor of Sociology at Queens College in the City University of New York, and a faculty member and former Director of Queens College’s Master’s Program in Data Analytics and Social Research.  My areas of interest include personal finance, marketing, media, economic policy, economic development, and societal well-being.


A look at the pressures that America’s weak social programs place on middle class finances. Published by Praeger.

A look at the practical and ideological concerns that fueled institutional change in the age of neoliberalism. Co-authored with Miguel Centeno. Published with Polity.