Shaefer says drop child tax credit in favor of universal, direct investment in American children
Buchmueller breaks down partisan views on Obamacare
ISR's Conrad says mobile phone polling faces non-response bias
Gonzalez, Alter, and Dinov win NSF "Big Data Spokes" award for neuroscience network
Post-doc Melanie Wasserman wins dissertation award from Upjohn Institute
ISR kicks off DE&I initiative with lunchtime presentation: Oct 13, noon, 1430 ISR Thompson
U-M ranked #4 in USN&WR's top public universities
Mon, Oct 24 at noon:
Academic innovation & the global public research university, James Hilton
Spirituality and health
Hayward, Krause et al. find belief in divine control over health linked to worse health outcomes, but greater life satisfaction
Krause finds aging linked to religious involvement in most countries
Krause says having religious friends leads to gratitude, which is associated with better health
Krause awarded $8 million to study links between religion and health
Krause says optimism higher in older people who believe others are praying for them
Krause cited in Time story on biology of belief
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