Ken-Hou Lin

Faculty Research AssociatePh.D., University of Massachusetts Amherst

Assistant Professor of Sociology
Ken-Hou Lin



Inequality, Economy and Society, Finance, Organization, Race, and Methods.


Ken-Hou Lin is an Assistant Professor of Sociology at the University of Texas at Austin. His primary research project examines the connection between the rise of finance and growing inequality in the United States and is supported by the Institute for New Economic Thinking. His new research project explores the social and organizational determinants of employment-based health insurance and is supported by the Agency for Healthcare Research & Quality. His other research topics include online dating, immigration, and time use. 

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