is Associate Professor of Sociology at the University of Texas at Austin and author of "Divested: Inequality in the Age of Finance." Lin's primary research examines how the economic and demographic transformation in past four decades shape the distribution of resources. He also explores how the internet emerges as both a space and a tool to help understand contemporary societies. Lin's research has appeared in American Sociological Review, American Journal of Sociology, Organization Science, Social Forces, and Demography. His research projects have been supported by the National Institutes of Health, the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, the Joyce Foundation, and the Institute for New Economic Thinking.
[pronounced as KEN-HO LYN]