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Remembering Jim Morgan, founding member of ISR and creator of the PSID

1/17/18: ISR screening and discussion of documentary "Class Divide" at Michigan Theater

Bailey et al. find higher income 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

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Mon, Jan 22, 2018, noon: Narayan Sastry

David Lam - Honors, Media, and Features

Features

How does fertility affect women's economic activity and status in South Africa?

Family behavior and economic development

In the News

Lam on what helps and hurts in world-wide youth unemployment

Lam discusses shifts in global population, past and future

Lam says tightening global labor market good for American workers

Lam says improving U.S. economy may spur higher fertility, but if not, we shouldn't worry

Lam discusses youth population dynamics and economics in sub-Saharan Africa

Lam looks at population and development in next 15 years in UN commission keynote address

Lam says we should not be afraid to celebrate birth of 7 billionth child

Lam says 7 billionth child almost surely better off than 6 billionth

Lam discusses sustainability for the world at 7 billion with John Hockenberry (audio)

Lam discusses implications of innovation for population growth in Post story

Lam says fears of 'Population Bomb' unfounded in 2011

Lam says increased food production, education eased effects of population growth

Lam says nation's shrinking share of global population not cause for alarm

Lam says food production, urbanization, education mitigated "population bomb"

Lam cited in discussion of world population changes over past 60 years - Portuguese

Lam discusses economic challenges posed by population aging in Brazil (Portuguese)

Lam notes decline in seasonal variation in birth rates

Lam’s CAP study cited in story on employment among black grads in Cape Town

Honors & Awards

David Lam is new director of Institute for Social Research

David Lam to lead European research program studying labor markets of poor countries

David Lam participates in Hopkins' symposium on the meaning of the 7 billionth human

David Lam appointed Chair, NSF International Advisory Board for IPUMS

David Lam elected president of PAA for 2011

Announcements

Nov 9, Rackham: David Lam helps kick off Bicentennial Symposium on UM's past, present, future social science research

Nobel laureate Angus Deaton, David Lam, and colleagues discuss global poverty, 10/5, 4pm

Lam explores dimensions of the projected 4 billion increase in world population before 2100

David Lam says African scholar Geegbae's visit to U.S. has two-way importance

Knodel and Lam lead the new Research Network on AIDS and Older Persons in Africa and Asia