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Buchmueller says employee wages are hit harder than corporate profits by rising health insurance costs

Davis-Kean et al. link children's self-perceptions to their math and reading achievement

Yang and Mahajan examine how hurricanes impact migration to the US

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Pamela Smock elected to PAA Committee on Publications

Viewing the eclipse from ISR-Thompson

Paula Fomby to succeed Jennifer Barber as Associate Director of PSC

PSC community celebrates Violet Elder's retirement from PSC

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Mon, Sept 11, 2017, noon:
Welcoming of Postdoctoral Fellows: Angela Bruns, Karra Greenberg, Sarah Seelye and Emily Treleaven

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

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Heather Ann Thompson

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