Dr. Hufe presented a summary of his dissertation, "Essays on Equality of Opportunity," which won the HCEO prize in 2021. The dissertation is comprised of three essays: Measuring Unfair Inequality: Reconciling Equality of Opportunity and Freedom from Poverty; The Roots of Inequality: Estimating Inequality of Opportunity from Regression Trees and Forests; The Parental Wage Gap and the Development of Socio-emotional Skills in Children.