Research Interests: Inequality, poverty, gender, family, qualitative methods, decision-making
Allison Daminger is a Doctoral Student in Sociology & Social Policy. Her research centers on parental decision-making and the ways that gender and class inequalities are reproduced (or challenged) within the family. Originally from New Jersey, Allison studied anthropology and global health at Princeton University and wrote a thesis on HIV/AIDS treatment in Guatemala City. After graduation in 2012, she worked first for an urban agriculture nonprofit and later for a nonprofit consulting firm that uses insights from behavioral science to solve social problems.
A.B., Anthropology, Princeton University, 2012