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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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Monday, Oct 12
Joe Grengs, Policy & Planning for Social Equity in Transportation

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Tool for Re-Calibrating Margins of Error with ACS data

1/19/2012 feature story

This tool allows one to re-calibrate margins of error with ACS tabular data. One can either (a)combine counts across several units of geography or (b)collapse cells in a table. This is useful for creating more robust statistics for small geographies like census tracts.

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