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Brown: Evidence indicates increasing minimum wage has a modest negative impact on employment in the short term

Wagner and Heeringa study facets of suicide risk among US Army soldiers

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Charlie Brown elected to the board of the Society of Labor Economists

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Heather Ann Thompson

Thompson talks prison uprisings in light of recent standoff in Delaware

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"Scholar Says Prison Uprisings Usually Come After Basic Needs Aren't Met" - NPR - Illionois. 02/05/2017.

Less solitary confinement, more educational opportunities, less overcrowding, and greater public transparency would deter prison uprisings, says PSC researcher Heather Ann Thompson.

Thompson's book on the 1971 Attica prison uprising


Heather Ann Thompson

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