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Jeff Morenoff makes Reuters' Highly Cited Researchers list for 2014

Susan Murphy named Distinguished University Professor

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How access to birth control 50 years ago affected the lives of women, children and families

10/17/2013 feature story

Martha Bailey analyzes the consequences of U.S. family planning policies that increased access to modern contraceptives. She finds evidence suggesting that people's access to contraception in the 1960-70s increased the quality of their children's lives decades later.

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