Home > Events & News > Brown Bag Schedule . Archive

PSC In The News

RSS Feed icon

Smock discusses the "new American family" on NPR

Pfeffer and colleagues re-examine impacts of community college attendance

Frey explains the minority-majority remapping of America

Highlights

Apply for 2-year NICHD Postdoctoral Fellowships that begin September 2015

PSC Fall 2014 Newsletter now available

Martha Bailey and Nicolas Duquette win Cole Prize for article on War on Poverty

Michigan's graduate sociology program tied for 4th with Stanford in USN&WR rankings

Next Brown Bag

Monday, Dec 1
Linda Waite, Health & Well-Being of Adults over 60

Model of walking behavior

Modeling the factors affecting walking behavior

9/3/2013 feature story

In this project, Daniel Brown and colleagues use an agent-based model to simulate how characteristics of the built and social environments impact city walking behavior by demographic groups. They also project the potential impact of policy interventions on walking behavior.

More Information.

Feature Archive.