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Neidert says decreasing relevance of marriage reflected in growing percent of one-person households

House says resolving socioeconomic inequalities, not spending more on health care, will improve health in America

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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

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Health-related residential mobility

4/19/2011 feature story

Using census data on prior residence, Arline Geronimus and John Bound test the proposition that selective migration contributes to geographic patterning of health. They estimate the association between health and the probability of moving into or out of specific local areas,1995-2000, and the impact of differential migration on the health of the local populations in 2000.

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