Yang says remittances from workers abroad increase educational attainment for children
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
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
Monday, Oct 12
Joe Grengs, Policy & Planning for Social Equity in Transportation
Tracking changes in America's youth
Bachman says teens should avoid working long hours during high school
Bachman says findings on teens' greater materialism, slipping work ethic should be interpreted with caution
Bachman says minority high school students employed part time work longer hours, fare better than white counterparts
Bachman says employment of more than 15 hours per week linked to problems for high school students
MTF cited in AP story on young adults' concerns about environmental issues
Latest MTF survey results: pot and K2 use up, alcohol and cigarette use down among teens
Bachman says part-time work during high school linked to lower college completion rates
Bachman says students who work more than 15 hours a week less likely to complete college
Bachman comments on gendered importance of money in AP-MTV survey findings
Monitoring the Future study finds teen use of illicit drugs and alcohol continued its decade-long decline
Monitoring the Future study receives $35 million in funding from NIH for next 5 years
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