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Work by Bailey and Dynarski cited in NYT piece on income inequality

Pfeffer says housing bubble masked decade-long growth in household net worth inequality

House, Burgard, Schoeni et al find that unemployment and recession have contrasting effects on mortality risk

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Jeff Morenoff makes Reuters' Highly Cited Researchers list for 2014

Susan Murphy named Distinguished University Professor

Sarah Burgard and former PSC trainee Jennifer Ailshire win ASA award for paper

James Jackson to be appointed to NSF's National Science Board

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The recession and health

12/15/2011 feature story

Since the onset of the recession, many Americans have experienced multiple losses -- jobs, houses, savings. Sarah Burgard analyzes the extent of recession-related shocks, their potential compound effects, and their health consequences for disadvantaged groups in Southeastern Michigan.

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