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Burgard and Seelye find job insecurity linked to psychological distress among workers in later years

Former PSC trainee Jay Borchert parlays past incarceration and doctoral degree into pursuing better treatment of inmates

Inglehart says shaky job market for millennials has contributed to their disaffection

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Savolainen wins Outstanding Contribution Award for study of how employment affects recidivism among past criminal offenders

Giving Blueday at ISR focuses on investing in the next generation of social scientists

Pfeffer and Schoeni cover the economic and social dimensions of wealth inequality in this special issue

PRB Policy Communication Training Program for PhD students in demography, reproductive health, population health

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Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at noon:
H. Luke Shaefer

students working with data

Quantitative literacy in social sciences

7/14/2010 feature story

Bill Frey, George Alter, and Lynette Hoelter are building on the success of SSDAN to launch new teaching resources for engaging undergraduates in quantitative analyses across the curriculum using simplified extracts of large data sets. Interested faculty can opt for in-person or online training covering new data sets, statistical techniques, and teaching and assessment procedures.

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George C. Alter
William H. Frey
Lynette Hoelter

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