Carolina Aragão is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Sociology. She specializes in family demography, and her research agenda examines how families respond and perpetuate race, gender, and social stratification processes. Her current work examines (1) interracial families in Brazil, asking how family dynamics respond and reproduce racial hierarchies; (2) the relationship between women’s work, household composition, and socioeconomic stratification in Latin America; and (3) patterns of household extension and instability across race and ethnic groups in the United States. Carolina received a B.A. and M.Sc. in Economics from the University of Brasilia.
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University of Texas at Austin