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Lam says tightening global labor market good for American workers

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Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics

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Views from across the globe on international development hierarchies

5/3/2013 feature story

Analyses conducted by PSC researchers Arland Thornton, Dirgha Ghimire, Colter Mitchell, Mansoor Moaddel, and Yu Xie compare interpretations and ratings of national development across 13 countries and between ordinary citizens and the United Nations. Results show much congruity in ratings across nations and between citizens and UN officials.

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Dirgha Ghimire
Colter Mitchell
Arland Thornton
Yu Xie
Mansoor Moaddel

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