Latest Stephen Klineberg Stories

2011-04-21 10:55:00

'Houston is where much of the American story is being written' Despite economic anxiety and concern for the future of the country, most Houstonians perceive an improving quality of life locally and 90 percent believe that Houston is a better place to live than most other metropolitan areas, according to the 30th annual Kinder Houston Area Survey conducted by Rice University. The findings were released April 20 during a luncheon hosted by the Greater Houston Partnership and Rice's Kinder...

2009-04-27 09:05:00

The demographic revolution and the restructured economy in Houston reflect what other US cities will look like in the years to come Houston is a reflection of where most of America's cities will be in the next 20 years, according to Stephen Klineberg, Rice University sociologist and director of the annual Houston Area Survey. Klineberg, who has led the study since its inception 28 years ago, said that along with the major immigration capitals of Los Angeles and New York City, and closely...

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