Matt Ruther has been awarded a National Institute of Justice Graduate Research Fellowship for his project, "Immigrant Concentration and Homicide Mortality: A Spatial and Temporal Analysis of the Effects of Ethnic Enclaves."
Now available: Madden, Janice Fanning and Matthew Ruther. 2010. "Has the NFL’s Rooney Rule Efforts “Leveled the Field” for African American Head Coach Candidates?" PSC Working Paper Series, PSC 10-05.
Ph.D. in Demography
BS, Quantitative Analysis & Economics, New York University, 1995
Job Market Papers:
Has the NFL's Rooney Rule Efforts "Leveled the Field" for African American Head Coach Candidates?" Journal of Sports Economics 12 (2011): 127-142."
Reply to: Differences in the Success of NFL Coaches by Race." Journal of Sports Economics 10 (2009): 543-550."