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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

Kusunoki, Hall, and Barber find obese teen girls less likely to use birth control

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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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Housing segregation by race and income

10/21/2011 feature story

Elizabeth Bruch and Rick Riolo use PSID and decennial census data, along with discrete-choice models of residential relocation, to gauge the causes of racial and economic segregation. Their models incorporate race, income, housing costs, neighborhood racial composition, neighborhood income composition, and tenure.

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