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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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Long-term unemployed

Effects of long-term unemployment on individuals and families

5/30/2013 feature story

Sheldon Danziger, Kristin Seefeldt, and Sarah Burgard examine the effects of long-term unemployment in terms of physical and mental health, finances, housing, and overall sense of well-being. They also look at differences between the long- and short-term unemployed, and those steadily employed.

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