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Richard A. Benton


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I am an Assistant Professor in the School of Labor and Employment Relations at the University of Illinois. My research interests include corporate governance, social networks, economic sociology, and social stratification.

Prior to joining the faculty at the University of Illinois I was a post-doctoral researcher in the Department of Sociology at Duke University and I completed by PhD. in Sociology at North Carolina State University.