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Miller et al. find benefits of Medicaid for pregnant mothers in 1980s carry over two generations

Starr's findings account for some of the 19% black-white gap in federal sentencing

Frey says suburbs are aging, cities draw millennials

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

U-M's campus climate survey results discussed in CHE story

U-M honors James Jackson's groundbreaking work on how race impacts the health of black Americans

U-M is the only public and non-coastal university on Forbes' top-10 list for billionaire production

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Kravitz-Wirtz looks at racial/ethnic disparities in exposure to air pollution over two decades

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11/06/2016

Nicole Kravitz-Wirtz and colleagues examined inequality in air pollution exposure using PSID data from 1990 to 2009 matched with temporal neighborhood measures of pollution and census data on metropolitan areas. They find blacks and Latinos are more likely to be exposed to higher levels of pollutants than whites, even after accounting for individual, household, and metropolitan factors.

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