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Kusunoki, Hall, and Barber find obese teen girls less likely to use birth control

Prescott finds reported sex offenses lower in neighborhoods with resident sex offenders

Geronimus says poor Detroiters face greater health risks given adverse social conditions

Highlights

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

Next Brown Bag

PSC Brown Bags will be back fall 2015


Heat map of month x day for birthdays.

How common is your birthday?

09/30/2013 feature story

This is an interesting data visualization based on US birth data from 1973-1999. Unfortunately, the data are aggregated so one cannot see if there are any trends over time. This heat map would look different for countries in the Southern hemisphere.

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