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Geronimus: Stress makes black women 7.5 years older in biological age than white counterparts

Frey rethinks trends in Millennial mass urganization

Shaefer on new UN report about America's failing safety net

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Seefeldt promoted to associate professor of social work, associate professor of public policy

Martha Bailey elected to the Board of Officers of the Society of Labor Economists

Charlie Brown elected to the Board of Officers of the Society of Labor Economists

Former PSC trainee Patrick Kline wins SOLE's Sherwin Rosen Prize for "Outstanding Contributions in the Field of Labor Economics"

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Work by Brown, Ryan, Jackson cited in brief for UT Supreme Court case on race-conscious college admissions

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"After Supreme Court’s Fisher decision: what we need to know about considering race in admissions" - The Conversation. 06/23/2016.

This piece reviews current research regarding the effects of race-neutral versus race-conscious college admissions policies on campus diversity. As part of the recent related Supreme Court UT-Austin case petition, relevant work from 823 social science researchers at institutions across the U.S. was reviewed in an amicus brief. Among the 22 cited researchers from Michigan were Charles Brown, James Jackson, and Joseph Ryan.

Amicus brief of 823 social scientists


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Joseph P. Ryan

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