Kimball's failed replication of Reinhart-Rogoff finding cited in argument for tempered public response to social science research results
Edin and Shaefer's book on destitute families in America reviewed in NYT
Johnston says rate of daily marijuana use among college students now greater than rate of daily cigarette smoking
Deirdre Bloome wins ASA award for work on racial inequality and intergenerational transmission
Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics
David Lam is new director of Institute for Social Research
Elizabeth Bruch wins Robert Merton Prize for paper in analytic sociology
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Joe Grengs, Policy & Planning for Social Equity in Transportation
Spirituality and health
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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