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Work by Geronimus cited in account of Serena Williams' maternal health complications

Alexander and Massey compare outcomes for children whose parents did and did not take part in Great Migration

Geronimus on pushing past early dismissal of her weathering hypothesis

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AA named 2018 Best Place to Live in America (out of 100 cities)

Remembering Jim Morgan, founding member of ISR and creator of the PSID

1/17/18: ISR screening and discussion of documentary "Class Divide" at Michigan Theater

Bailey et al. find higher income among children whose parents had access to federal family planning programs in the 1960s and 70s

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Mon, Jan 22, 2018, noon: Narayan Sastry

Yu Xie

Xie's work on Asian-American children's school performance cited in story on parenting styles

a PSC In The News reference, 2014

"An 'elephant mom' stands up for the right to parent as she pleases" - Deseret News National. 12/08/2014.

What's the best parenting style -- Tiger or Elephant mother, early discipline and high expectations or support for choices? Whatever the style, the author cites a study by Amy Hsin and Yu Xie indicating that hard work may separate better school performers from the rest, and Asian-American children from whites.

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