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In an interview on MyFoxPhilly, Camille Charles discussed the situation in Ferguson, MO.

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25 November 2014

GGD Alumnus Mikko Myrskylä has just been appointed as Director of the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research.

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16 October 2014

Mark Pauly's research is cited in an LA Times article about IVF and the risk of twins or triplets.

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16 September 2014

New PSC Working Paper: Preston, Samuel, Ezra Fishman, and Andrew Stokes. 2014. "Lifetime Probability of Developing Diabetes in the United States." PSC Working Paper Series, PSC 14-4.

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29 August 2014

Recent graduate Andrew Stokes discusses his research in the Leonard Davis Institute of Health Economics (LDI) Blog in an entry entitled: "Explaining the Obesity Paradox" and it his research is also discussed in Reporting On Health.

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07 August 2014

Hyunjoon Park, Jere R. Behrman and Jaesung Choi's recent article in Demography on single-sex schools in Seoul has been one of the top downloaded articles and is one of the highest ranked articles mentioned in social media. More »

22 July 2014

Mark Pauly is mentioned in the Washington Post for his analysis of the cost of care under the Affordable Care Act.

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18 June 2014

New PSC Working Paper: Watkins, Susan C., Naomi Rutenberg, Steve Green, Charles Onoko, Kevin White, Nadra Franklin, and Sam Clark. 2014. "'Circle No Bicycle': Fieldwork in Nyanza Province, Kenya, 1994-1995." PSC Working Paper Series, PSC 14-2.

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15 April 2014

Paul Allison and fellow collaborators, Gino Cattani, of New York University, and Simone Ferriani, of the University of Bologna, have published a study titled “Insiders, Outsiders, and the Struggle for Consecration in Cultural Fields: A Core-Periphery Perspective” according to a Penn News article. More »

13 March 2014

Arun Hendi is the winner of the 2013 Etienne Van de Walle Prize for the best graduate student paper in demography for his paper "Globalization and Contemporary Fertility Transitions."

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06 March 2014

Kevin G. Volpp has been named Vice Chair of Health Policy at the Perelman School of Medicine, see the Penn Almanac for details.

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04 March 2014

Jeremy Greenwood investigates the intersection of relationships and economics and his research is featured in a SAS Frontiers article.

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14 February 2014

Dennis Culhane is one of the researchers responsible for putting together a Philadelphia integrated data system, which is part of the Actionable Intelligence for Social Policy Initiative, one of the first 'big data' sets for the region and was mentioned in the GSE News

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10 February 2014

Daniel E. Polsky comments in the Almanac & in the LDI Health Economist on the new incubator for health-related investigators formed by three Penn centers which supports interdisciplinary research at Penn.

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04 February 2014

Penn HIV Researcher Loretta S. Jemmott and co-authors work on a large-scale HIV intervention project in South Africa is discussed in a Penn News Press Release.

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16 January 2014