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
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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
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Willis and Rohwedder's report on retirement and cognition cited in NYT
Work by Susann Rohwedder and Robert Willis on retirement and cognition cited in NYT
Willis and Hsu find dementia impacts financial decision making among Americans over 50
Willis (Michigan) and Joanne Hsu find dementia impacts financial decision making among Americans over 50
Willis finds handing over family finances to husbands weak in numeracy skills is costly
Willis and colleagues find link between numeracy skills and family wealth
Willis discusses link between retirement and memory
Willis notes importance of comparable datasets to study of elderly cognition worldwide
Weir, Ofstedal, Willis et al. find one in three over 70 has memory loss
Robert Willis receives 2009 Distinguished Alumni Award, U Washington's Dept. of Economics
Bob Willis given Distinguished Alumni Award, Dept. of Economics, Univ. of Washington, 2009
Robert Willis elected President, Society of Labor Economists
Robert Willis receives Mindel Sheps Award
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