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Lam says tightening global labor market good for American workers

Johnston says e-cigs may reverse two-decades of progress on smoking reduction

Mueller-Smith finds incarceration increases the likelihood of committing more, and more serious, crimes

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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

Elizabeth Bruch wins ASA award for paper in mathematical sociology

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U-M grad programs do well in latest USN&WR "Best" rankings

PSC Announcement, 2013

03/19/2013

Although the latest US News & World Report’s “Best Colleges” list placed the University of Michigan 29th in its national university rankings, U-M grad schools fared much better under the ranking system used.

In particular, rankings for the following specialty areas of graduate education may be of interest to the PSC community:

Sociology of population ranked #1.

Social policy (Ford School) ranked #1.

Sociology of social stratification ranked #3.

Public health ranked #4.

All USN&WR rankings

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