Surprising findings on what influences unintended pregnancy from Wise, Geronimus and Smock
Recommendations on how to reduce discrimination resulting from ban-the-box policies cite Starr's work
Brian Jacob on NAEP scores: "Michigan is the only state in the country where proficiency rates have actually declined over time."
Call for papers: Conference on computational social science, April 2017, U-M
Sioban Harlow honored with 2017 Sarah Goddard Power Award for commitment to women's health
Post-doc fellowship in computational social science for summer or fall 2017, U-Penn
ICPSR Summer Program scholarships to support training in statistics, quantitative methods, research design, and data analysis
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Post-ACA changes in health insurance coverage for blacks, whites, Hispanics
What policies work (and don't) in promoting good health?
Michigan Retirement Research Center focuses on Social Security policy
Digital divide in access to electronic medical records among older Americans
The ACA and health disparities
How does cognitive ability affect awareness of high blood pressure?
The business impact of smoking bans
Levy et al. find Michigan's Medicaid expansion boosted state's economy while increasing number of insured
Levy says ACA has helped increase rates of insured, but rates still lowest among poor
Levy says ACA not increasing early retirements as expected
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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