he Measuring and Interpreting Inequality Network (MIE) held its first meeting on February 18, 2012 to provide an informal forum for collaboration and exchange of ideas among MIE members and affiliates.

The meeting focused on issues of matching and market design. It included an address by Lones Smith on "Matching with Evolving Human Capital" and a special session on issues of school choice and affirmative action. The meeting was open to members of the MIE group and interested researchers in the University of Chicago community.