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Stephenson et al find "alarmingly high rates" of intimate partner violence among male couples

Social Science One making available data that "may rival the total amount that currently exists in the social sciences"

Stafford's findings on gender gap in children's allowances suggest entrenched nature of wage gap

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Student volunteers needed for IAPHS Annual Meeting in Washington, DC, Oct 3-5. Register July 23.

West et al. examine HS seniors' nonmedical use of prescription stimulants to boost study

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

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"Me Too" momentum in the field of economics?

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"Even Without a ‘Me Too’ Moment, Economics Faces a Gradual Reckoning" - Bloomberg. 01/08/2018.

U-M economists Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers discuss the current culture in the field of economics recently brought to light by Alice Wu's paper on sexist stereotyping on the online forum Economics Job Market Rumors and by a petition signed by more than 1,000 economists urging the American Economic Association to create an alternative site for job market information.

Alice Wu's paper on the EJMR forum

Petition by economists to AEA

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New York Times. Wielding Data, Women Force a Reckoning Over Bias in the Economics Field. 1/10/2018.

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