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New Years Message from Richard Hodes, Director, National Institute on Aging

Check out the New Years message from Richard Hodes, Director, National Institute on Aging.

--January 18, 2019

New Fellows of the Econometric Society

The Econometric Society has just announced that Hanming Fang, Class of 1965 Term Professor of Economics was elected as a fellow of the Econometric Society. The Econometric Society is an international society for the advancement of economic theory in its relation to statistics and mathematics.

--December 13, 2018

With A Green New Deal, Here's What The World Could Look Like For The Next Generation

Daniel Aldana Cohen's research was cited all throughout The Intercept's most recent article, With a Green New Deal, Here's What the World Could Look Like for the Next Generation.

--December 13, 2018

The growing pension black hole is pulling us all in

PSC researcher, Olivia S. Mitchell, authored an article in The Hill about retirement security and pensions.

--December 13, 2018

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Matthieu Solignac – Penn PostDoc

Matthieu Solignac, former Post-Doctoral researcher at the Population Studies Center, sat down with us to speak about his almost 2 years spent working and living in Philadelphia and at Penn.

Quartet Pilot Project Competition

Request for Proposals:  2019-2020 Quartet Pilot Research Project Competition
Proposals are due Friday, March 15, 2019 | 5 pm

The Annual Quartet award competition is jointly sponsored by the PSC, the Population Aging Research Center, Boettner Center for Pension Retirement Research, and LDI Center for Health Incentives and Behavioral Economics. The competition promotes high quality and innovative research in demography, economics, and related social and behavioral sciences. Quartet awards are funded for one year (or less) in duration and are selected through competitive peer review. Click here to read about former and currently funded projects