Geronimus says black-white differences in mortality "help silence black voices in the electorate"
Do universities need more conservative thinkers?
Starr critical of risk assessment scores for sentencing
U-M politcal scientists find ethnocentrism more powerful than economic concerns in opposition to immigration
Farley says current black-white neighborhood integration unexpected in the 1960s
U-M ranked #2 in Money Magazine's best colleges
Seefelt say modern labor unions represent broader social issues that resonate with public
Lam discusses shifts in global population, past and future
Thompson says LGBT social movement will bring new strength in push for tighter gun control
Yang says devalued pound will decrease resources for the families of migrant workers in Britain
Work by Brown, Ryan, Jackson cited in brief for UT Supreme Court case on race-conscious college admissions
Thompson says criminal justice policies led to creation of prison gangs like Aryan Brotherhood
Schmitz finds job loss before retirement age contributes to weight gain, especially in men
Kimball says Fed should get comfortable with "backtracking"
Schoeni's and Shaefer's work cited in piece on impact of 1996 welfare reforms
Farley on employment prospects for Detroit residents in booming downtown
Starr and Agan find that 'ban the box' laws may increase employment discrimination
Kimball looks at effective lower bounds for negative interest rates
SRC's use of random probability sampling featured in HuffPo's short history of election polling methods
Prescott says online case resolution can increase efficiency, flexibility of court system while preserving equity
Shaefer questions the efficacy of the TANF block grant system
Work by Schoeni and Shaefer cited in piece on the legacy of TANF
Attempted suicides among U.S. soldiers often occur before or soon after deployment
Shaefer and Edin's book ($2 a Day) cited in piece on political debate over plight of impoverished Americans
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