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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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Joe Grengs, Policy & Planning for Social Equity in Transportation

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Terry-McElrath, O'Malley, and Johnston find link between energy drink consumption and substance use among teens

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"Energy Drinks Linked with Alcohol and Drug Use in Teens" - Huffington Post. 02/06/2014.

Recent analyses by Yvonne Terry-McElrath, Patrick O'Malley, and Lloyd Johnston found a significant positive link between teens' energy drink consumption and their use of alcohol, cigarettes, marijuana, and amphetamines. The study did not consider causes for the associations.

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Researchers:

Patrick M. O'Malley
Lloyd Johnston

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