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
The ACA and health disparities
How does cognitive ability affect awareness of high blood pressure?
The business impact of smoking bans
Levy says older Americans may not enjoy benefits of web-based health information
Levy and Langa find older Americans may not enjoy benefits of internet-based health information
Helen Levy and Kenneth Langa find older Americans may not enjoy benefits of internet-based health information
Levy says changing ACA requirements would prompt employers to reduce F-T employee hours to avoid providing insurance
Levy and Buchmueller say ACA subsidies will make health care system more fair and efficient
Levy's work cited in story on balancing coordination and competition in health care reform
Levy says Detroiters' pain of losing retiree health benefits will be softened by insurance exchanges
Levy finds smoking ban has no significant economic impact on bars, restaurants
Levy blogs on economic and policy misunderstandings in Supreme Court arguments on health care legislation
Levy featured in story on U-M faculty advisors to White House
Levy discusses federally mandated state health insurance exchanges
Levy says Medicare increases use of health care, but has no effect on mortality
Levy cited on mortality effects of Medicare in The Atlantic
Levy says low-income people want to save, but cannot
Levy says research unable to establish causal relationship between health insurance and health
Kimball and Levy explore hurricanes and the Happiness Index
Helen Levy appointed to position at Council of Economic Advisers
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