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Smock discusses the "new American family" on NPR

Pfeffer and colleagues re-examine impacts of community college attendance

Frey explains the minority-majority remapping of America

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Apply for 2-year NICHD Postdoctoral Fellowships that begin September 2015

PSC Fall 2014 Newsletter now available

Martha Bailey and Nicolas Duquette win Cole Prize for article on War on Poverty

Michigan's graduate sociology program tied for 4th with Stanford in USN&WR rankings

Next Brown Bag

Monday, Dec 1
Linda Waite, Health & Well-Being of Adults over 60

Patrick Coate

Postdoctoral Fellow, Population Studies Center.

Postdoctoral Mentor: John Bound

Ph.D., Duke University

Dr. Coate's current research analyzes the links between family relationships, internal migration decisions and labor market outcomes in the United States. In particular, much of his research is focused on the flows of resources between parents and adult children and how these flows vary by educational attainment and other characteristics of each generation. He has previously studied other topics related to sports economics and the economics of education.