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Lam looks at population and development in next 15 years in UN commission keynote address

Mitchell et al. find harsh family environments may magnify disadvantage via impact on 'genetic architecture'

Frey says Arizona's political paradoxes explained in part by demography

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Raghunathan appointed director of Survey Research Center

PSC newsletter spring 2014 issue now available

Kusunoki wins faculty seed grant award from Institute for Research on Women and Gender

2014 PAA Annual Meeting, May 1-3, Boston

Next Brown Bag

Monday, April 21
Grant Miller: Managerial Incentives in Public Service Delivery

Laura Wherry

Postdoctoral Fellow, RWJ Health & Society Scholars Program, School of Public Health.

Postdoctoral Fellow Affiliate, Population Studies Center.

Ph.D., University of Chicago

Laura Wherry's research interests center on the role of policy in the health and economic well-being of individuals in the United States. Her recent work examines the changing role of the Medicaid program in providing health care to disadvantaged populations by studying expansions in eligibility that target women and children.

Recent Publications

PSC Reports

Wherry, Laura. 2013. "The Impact of Medicaid Family Planning Expansions on Preventive Services Utilization." PSC Research Report No. 13-784. January 2013. Abstract. PDF.