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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

Shaefer on study showing US spends less on poorest children, more on the elderly, than it did 20 years ago

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Call for Papers: PSID User Conference 2018: Child Wellbeing and Outcomes in Childhood, Young Adulthood, and over the Lifecourse

Martha Bailey elected to the board of the Society of Labor Economists

Patrick Kline wins SOLE's Sherwin Rosen Prize for "Outstanding Contributions in the Field of Labor Economics"

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

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Yang Zhang

Graduate Student, Population Studies Center.

Sociology, Year: 2

PSC Mentor: William G. Axinn

LL.M., Renmin University

Research Interests: fertility intentions and behaviors, health inequality, quantitative methodology

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Journal Articles

Chu, A.Y., Yang Zhang, Xian Liu, Yang Zhang, Allan Griswold Johnson, Sharon L. R. Kardia, X. Deng, V.A. Fisher, et al. 2017. "Multiethnic genome-wide meta-analysis of ectopic fat depots identifies loci associated with adipocyte development and differentiation." Nature Genetics, 49(1): 125-130. DOI. Abstract.