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Gracie Himmelstein and Matthew Desmond’s Association of Eviction With Adverse Birth Outcomes Among Women in Georgia, 2000 to 2016 In this month’s JAMA Pediatrics

Gracie Himmelstein and Matthew Desmond’s Association of Eviction With Adverse Birth Outcomes Among Women in Georgia, 2000 to 2016 In this month’s JAMA Pediatrics

Their findings suggest that housing, social, and medical assistance to pregnant women at risk for eviction might improve birth outcomes and health across the life course.

Evidence of Son Preference in the Child Trafficking Market for Illegal Adoption in China

Wanru  Xiong's article in Journal of Human trafficking, presents evidence of son preference in the child trafficking market for illegal adoption in China, where son preference is explicitly revealed by choice and quantified by the price premium of a boy.

Race and the Healthy Immigrant Effect

Tod G. Hamilton and Rama Hagos's research,published in Public Policy & Aging Report.. Their article examines how aging in the U.S. context differentially impacts the health of U.S. immigrants.

Modelling study based on findings from Disease Control Priorities

In the context of previous research, this analysis presents a unique perspective on the cost of UHC.

‘Nowhere to go’: Wisconsin renters face evictions as emergency aid falls short

Matt Mleczko ,OPR Graduate Student and an Eviction Lab research assistant. “Though this is a bad situation for renters in general, this is something that yet again is exposing and exacerbating long-running inequalities in cities like Milwaukee.”

Shuang (Yo-Yo) Chen has been selected as the recipient of the Charles F. Westoff Prize in Demography for 2020.

Her paper entitled, “Parental Investment after the Birth of a Sibling: The Effect of Family Size in Low-Fertility China", is forthcoming in Demogra

Emily Miller (PIPS/JDP) has won an NSF graduate research fellowship.

Emily is among only 9 students nationally to win the award for the field "Public Policy".

Daniela R. Urbina Wins the 2019 ASA Clifford C. Clogg Award

he Clifford C. Clogg Award recognizes an outstanding graduate student paper in sociological methodology: “Lasso Regularization for Selection of Log-linear Models: An Application to Educational Assortative Mating” recently published in Sociological Methods and Research by Mauricio Bucca (European University Institute) and Daniela R. Urbina (Princeton Sociology).

Hannah Postel NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program - 2019 Award

Hannah Postel NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program - 2019 Award

Henry Gomory NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program - 2019 Honorable Mention

Henry Gomory NSF Graduate Research Fellowship Program - 2019 Honorable Mention