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Displaced New Orleans Residents Study
Elderly living arrangements in rural South Africa
In a cooperative project with the RAND Corporation, Director Michael Rendall and Faculty Associate Paul Torrens are investigating the present whereabouts and social, economic, and health outcomes for New Orleans residents displaced by Hurricane Katrina. Associate Director Sangeetha Madhavan is examining the probability of a transition in living arrangements for elderly women in rural South Africa due to HIV / AIDS events in the family or community.