Sentencing & Prisoner Reentry In Michigan

Research on incarceration, probation, reintegration and recidivism


David J. Harding and Heather M. Harris, with chapters by Michael Menefee, Veronique Irwin, Joe LaBriola, and Keunbok Lee. Forthcoming (2020). After Prison: Navigating Adulthood in the Shadow of the Justice System. New York: Russell Sage.

Josh Seim and David J. Harding. Forthcoming. “Parolefare: Poverty Governance, Post-Prison Supervision, and Low Wage Work” RSF: Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences.

Zawadi Rucks-Ahidiana, David J. Harding, and Heather M. Harris. Forthcoming. “Race and the Geography of Opportunity in the Post-Prison Labor Market.” Social Problems.

Harding, David, Jeffrey Morenoff, and Jessica Wyse. 2019. “On the Outside: Prisoner Reentry and Reintegration.” University of Chicago Press. 

David J. Harding, Jeffrey D. Morenoff, Anh P. Nguyen, Shawn D. Bushway and Ingrid A. Binswanger. 2019. “A Natural Experiment Study of the Effects of Imprisonment on Violence in the Community.” Nature Human Behaviour10.1038/s41562-019-0604-8

Heather M. Harris and David J. Harding. 2019. “Race, Cumulative Criminal Justice System Involvement, and the Transition to Adulthood After Prison” RSF: Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences. 5(1):223–54.  10.7758/RSF.2019.5.1.10.

Ashkan Ertefaie, Anh Nguyen, David Harding, Jeffrey Morenoff, and Wei P. Yang. 2018. “Instrumental variable analysis with censored data in the presence of many weak instruments: Application to the effect of being sentenced to prison on time to employment.” Annals of Applied Statistics 12(4): 2647-2673. 10.1214/18-AOAS1174

David J. Harding, Jeffrey D. Morenoff, Anh P. Nguyen, and Shawn D. Bushway. 2018. “Imprisonment and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from a Natural Experiment” American Journal of Sociology 124(1): 49–110.

David J. Harding, Anh P. Nguyen, Jeffrey D. Morenoff, and Shawn D. Bushway. 2018. “Effects of Incarceration on Labor Market Outcomes among Young Adults.” Pp. 160-188 in Lynn Chancer, Martin Sanchez-Jankowski, and Christine Trost, eds. Youth, Jobs and the Future: Problems and Prospects. New York: Oxford University Press.

David J. Harding, Jeffrey D. Morenoff, Anh P. Nguyen, and Shawn D. Bushway. 2017. “The short- and long-term effects of imprisonment on future felony convictions and prison admissions.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 114 (42) 11103-11108.  10.1073/pnas.1701544114

David J. Harding, Jonah A. Siegel, and Jeffrey D. Morenoff. 2017. “Custodial Parole Sanctions and Earnings after Release from Prison.” Social Forces 96(2): 909–934.  10.1093/sf/sox047

Harding, David, Cheyney Dobson, Jessica Wyse, and Jeffrey Morenoff. 2017. “Narrative Change, Narrative Stability and Structural Constraint: The Case of Prisoner Reentry Narratives.” American Journal of Cultural Sociology 5(1):261-304. 10.1057/s41290-016-0004-8

Lee, Keunbok, David Harding, and Jeffrey Morenoff. 2016. “Trajectories of neighborhood attainment after prison.” Social Science Research 66:211-233. [DOI]

Harding, David, Jeffrey Morenoff, Cheyney Dobson, Erin R Lane, Kendra Opatovsky, Ed-Dee Williams, and Jessica Wyse. 2016. “Families, Prisoner Reentry, and Reintegration.” in Boys and Men in African American Families. Linda. M. Burton, Derrick Burton, Susan M. McHale, Valerie King, and Jennifer Van Hook, Ed. New York: Springer. [Full Text]

Knittel, Andrea K, Rachel Snow, Rick L Rilo, Derek Griffith, and Jeffrey Morenoff. 2015. “Modeling the community-level effects of male incarceration on the sexual partnerships of men and women.” Social Science and Medicine 147:270–279. [DOI]

Herbert, Claire, Jeffrey Morenoff, and David Harding. 2015. “Homelessness and Housing Insecurity among Former Prisoners.” Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences 1(2):44-79. [Full Text]

Harding, David, Jessica Wyse, Cheyney Dobson, and Jeffrey Morenoff. 2014. “Making Ends Meet After Prison.” Journal of Policy Analysis and Management 33(2):440-470. [DOI]

McMillon, David, Carl Simon, and Jeffrey Morenoff. 2014. “Modeling the Underlying Dynamics of the Spread of Crime.” PLOS ONE Published online: April 02, 2014. [DOI]

Harding, David, and Jeffrey Morenoff. 2014. “Incarceration, Prisoner Reentry and Communities.” Annual Review of Sociology online on June 16, 2014. [DOI]

Wyse, Jessica, David Harding, and Jeffrey Morenoff. 2014. “Romantic Relationships and Criminal Desistance: Processes and Pathways.” Sociological Forum 29(2):365-385. [DOI]

Harding, David, Jeffrey Morenoff, and Claire Herbert. 2013. “Home is Hard to Find: Neighborhoods, Institutions, and the Residential Trajectories of Returning Prisoners.” Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 647(1):214–236. [DOI]

Harding, David, Jessica Wyse, Cheyney Dobson, and Jeffrey Morenoff. 2011. “Making Ends Meet after Prison: How Former Prisoners Use Employment, Social Support, Public Benefits, and Crime to Meet their Basic Material Needs.” PSC Research Report No. 11-748. [Full Text]

Morenoff, Jeffrey, and David Harding. 2011. “Final Technical Report: Neighborhoods, Recidivism, and Employment Among Returning Prisoners.” (Report Submitted to the National Institute of Justice. Grant Award 2008-IJ-CX-0018.) [Full Text]

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