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Shaefer and Edin's book ($2 a Day) cited in piece on political debate over plight of impoverished Americans

Eisenberg tracks factors affecting both mental health and athletic/academic performance among college athletes

Shapiro says Americans' low spending reflects "cruel lesson" about the dangers of debt

Highlights

Susan Murphy elected to the National Academy of Sciences

Maggie Levenstein named director of ISR's Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research

Arline Geronimus receives 2016 Harold R. Johnson Diversity Service Award

PSC spring 2016 newsletter: Kristin Seefeldt, Brady West, newly funded projects, ISR Runs for Bob, and more

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Robert F. Schoeni - Honors, Media, and Features

Features

How available are children and spouses to newly disabled older adults?

Household consumption and SNAP benefits

Health and SES trends by retirement age

PSID's Child Development Supplement

U.S. trends in late-life activity limitations, 2000-2008

Gauging health, wealth and wellbeing in the PSID

How did U.S. families fare after the Great Recession?

From infancy and childhood into adulthood

Family well-being after the Great Recession

In the News

Choi finds parents' heart problems bring adult children closer to home

Pfeffer says housing bubble masked decade-long growth in household net worth inequality

House, Burgard, Schoeni et al find that unemployment and recession have contrasting effects on mortality risk

Choi, Schoeni, Langa, and Heisler find CV events increase likelihood of residential proximity for older parents and adult children

Pfeffer, Danziger, and Schoeni find uneven wealth gains in slow recovery from recession

Stafford, Schoeni, and Chen find many Americans making little headway against debt

Wightman and Schoeni find most young adults helped financially by parents

Schoeni discusses AJPH article on early childhood links to mid-life health

Schoeni says parental support of adult children has increased over past 3 decades

Danziger, Burgard, Schoeni and colleagues to study economy's effects on families in SE Michigan

Schoeni cited in story on 'new normal' for 20-something men

Schoeni finds disability rates declining among older Americans

Schoeni and colleagues explore why disability rates are dropping among older Americans.

Income data and poverty: Examining the Census Bureau Report

Schoeni finds low birth weight linked to later life difficulties

Honors & Awards

Bob Schoeni recognized with U-M Research Faculty Achievement Award

Robert Schoeni shares Heidelberg Club International award for significant contributions to the field of gerontology

Announcements

PRB report examines the impact of the Great Recession on older Americans

McEniry and Schoeni host Conference on Long-run Impacts of Early Life Events