My work focuses mainly on issues of race and immigration in the United States. Recently I have focused on issues of public education. My other main area of policy-relevant research concerns urban development in China, especially the spatial and social impacts of market reform.
||Logan, John R., Deirdre Oakley, and Jacob Stowell. 2008. "School Segregation in Metropolitan Regions, 1970-2000: The Impacts of Policy Choices on Public Education." American Journal of Sociology 113:1611-1644. |
||John R. Logan, Yiping Fang, and Zhanxin Zhang. 2010. "The Winners in China's Urban Housing Reform." Housing Studies 25 (1): 101-118.|
||Logan, John R. and Charles Zhang. 2010. "Global Neighborhoods: New Pathways to Diversity and Separation." American Journal of Sociology 115 (4): 1069-1109.|
Comparative Public Policy
Agenda-Setting, Adoption, and Implementation