ORFE Graduate Benjamin Laufer '19 Receives Urban Studies Thesis Prize Award

Benjamin Laufer with award in hand.  Silver geometric designs on either side of his picture.

On Class Day, ORFE major Benjamin Laufer '19 received the 2019 Urban Studies Thesis Prize Award. This award was bestowed on Benjamin by the Program in Urban Studies for his thesis titled: "Compounding Injustice: History and Prediction in Carceral Decision-Making." Benjamin's advisors were ORFE Professor Miklos Racz and Eduardo Morales, Professor of Economics and Public Affairs.