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Edin and Shaefer's book a call to action for Americans to deal with poverty

Weir says pain may underlie rise in suicide and substance-related deaths among white middle-aged Americans

Weitzman says China's one-child policy has had devastating effects on first-born daughters


MCubed opens for new round of seed funding, November 4-18

PSC News, fall 2015 now available

Barbara Anderson appointed chair of Census Scientific Advisory Committee

John Knodel honored by Thailand's Chulalongkorn University

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Daniel Eisenberg, "Healthy Minds Network: Mental Health among College-Age Populations"

Sarah Burgard

Burgard's work on women's nighttime caregiving cited in Post column on "midnight moms"

a PSC In The News reference, 2011

"Midnight moms are in the grip of holiday mania" - Washington Post. 12/15/2011.

This piece on working mothers' midnight shift activities on behalf of their families cites Sarah Burgard's study of women's nonpaid time use. Burgard found that, regardless of age or job commitment, working mothers were significantly more likely than working fathers to give nighttime caregiving.


Sarah Burgard

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