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Sastry's 10-year study of New Orleans Katrina evacuees shows demographic differences between returning and nonreturning

Stafford says less educated, smaller investors more likely to sell off stock and lock in losses during market downturn

Chen says job fit, job happiness can be achieved over time

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Deirdre Bloome wins ASA award for work on racial inequality and intergenerational transmission

Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics

David Lam is new director of Institute for Social Research

Elizabeth Bruch wins Robert Merton Prize for paper in analytic sociology

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Sasha Killewald and Margaret Gough win PAA's Dorothy Thomas Award

PSC Honors Archive, 2010

04/19/2010

Sasha Achen Killewald, PSC trainee and PhD student in the joint program in Public Policy and Sociology, and Margaret Gough, PSC trainee and PhD student in sociology, won the 2010 Dorothy S. Thomas Award for their paper: "Revisiting Relative Resources and Gender Display: The Trouble with Assuming Linearity." The paper looks at the relationship between women’s earnings and their allocation of time to housework.

The award is made annually by the Population Association of America in recognition of for “the best graduate student paper on the interrelationships among social, economic and demographic variables.” The Award consists of a cash prize and a certificate, presented at the PAA Annual Meeting in Dallas, TX, April 16, 2010.

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