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Brett C. Burkhardt

burkhardtAssistant Professor
309B Fairbanks Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331
Phone: (541) 737-2310
Fax: (541) 737-5372
Email: brett.burkhardt@oregonstate.edu


Full Vita



Research and Teaching Areas

Sociology of Law/Law and Society; Political Sociology; Criminal Justice; Criminology


Journal Articles
Heinrich, Carolyn J., Brett C. Burkhardt, and Hilary M. Shager. 2011. “Reducing Child Support Debt and Its Consequences: Can Forgiveness Benefit All?” Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 30(4):755-774.

(Additional coverage in UPI.com (United Press International); MilwaukeeCourierOnline.com; DemocratHerald.
com (Albany, Oregon); HealthCanal.com; ScienceCodex.com.)

Burkhardt, Brett C. 2011. “Ideology over Strategy: Extending Voting Rights to Felons and Ex-Felons, 1966-1992.” The Social Science Journal, 48(2): 356-363.

Burkhardt, Brett. C. 2009. “Criminal Punishment, Labor Market Outcomes, and Economic Inequality: Devah Pager’s Marked: Race, Crime, and Finding Work in an Era of Mass Incarceration.” Law & Social Inquiry, 34(4): 1039-1060.

Policy Reports

Cancian, Maria, Carolyn Heinrich, Ingrid Rothe, Hilary Shager, and Brett Burkhardt. 2006. Families Forward: Child Support Arrears Forgiveness Program and Evaluation Report. Report prepared under contractual agreement for the Wisconsin Department of Workforce Development. Madison, WI: Institute for Research on Poverty.