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Title Description Tags State
Payne-Sturges examines food insecurity among college students Two articles shine light on growing public health issue Social and Economic Inequality, Research, Faculty impact, Payne-Sturges external
Green working to enhace Woodlawn Cohort dataset New project would identify critical pivotal influences along the life course Health in Social Context, Research, Faculty impact, Green external
Effects of Depression on Contraceptive Behavior Julia Steinberg will use an NICHD K01 grant to investigate the impact of depression throughout the reproductive cycle Mental Health, Faculty impact, Research, Maternal Health, Steinberg, Health in Social Context external
Bachrach works to establish new population health association Interdisciplinary Association for Population Health Science (IAHPS) now open for membership Health in Social Context, Bachrach, People and Place, Research, Faculty impact external
New Developments at the Consortium on Race, Gender, and Ethnicity New appointments, past and upcoming programs Research, Gender, Family, and Social Change, Faculty impact, Social and Economic Inequality, Consortium on Race, Gender, and Ethnicity, Zambrana external
IPUMS - Time Use website launched Hofferth and colleagues help make time use data readily accessible Hofferth, Social and Economic Inequality, Data development, Gender, Family, and Social Change, Health in Social Context external
U.S. Women Veteran's Experiences of War Jones awarded NEH grant to document 100 years of women veteran's war experiences Veterans, Health in Social Context, Moser Jones external
Kim and Falconier: Promoting healthy couple relationships The study will test interventions to promote marital and economic health among low-income couples in Virginia and Maryland Faculty impact, Family Science, Kim, Research external
Report on Big Data in Survey Research Frauke Kreuter and colleagues debate key methodological issues in Public Opinion Quarterly article Faculty impact, Social and Economic Inequality, Kreuter, Research, Big data external
Ruth Zambrana to Study Latina Entrepreneurs 3 year study to collect data from six states in the U.S. Zambrana, Latina/o, Faculty impact, Migration and Immigrant Processes, Research external
Google searches for ‘n-word’ associated with black mortality UMD-led study first to link an Internet query-based measure of racism to death rates Research, Faculty impact, Social and Economic Inequality, Chae, Wilson external
Dagher and Hofferth: Unplanned pregnancy is associated with quicker return to work after childbirth Longer, paid maternity leaves are needed to support maternal and child health Research, Hofferth, Dagher, Faculty impact external
Problem Behaviors: Intergenerational Continuity or Resilience? The Rochester Intergenerational Study examines patterns in behavior over three generations Criminology, Children, Faculty impact, Thornberry, Research external
Mind the Gap: Urban Youth Falling Through the Cracks of Public Health Policy Dr. Craig Fryer investigates nicotine and marijuana dependence among urban youth of color Fryer, Research, Faculty impact external
Laurie DeRose: The World Family Map Project The World Family Map Project investigates what makes families strong Health in Social Context, Sociology, Research, Faculty impact, DeRose, Gender, Family, and Social Change, Social and Economic Inequality, People and Place external
Understanding and Predicting Crime “Hot Spots” Former felons share knowledge about how (and where) criminals plan their crimes Faculty impact, Criminology, Porter, Research, People and Place external
The Healthy Generations Program: Improving Access to Mental Health Care New model of integrated service delivery makes mental health services more accessible to teenaged parents Gender, Family, and Social Change, Faculty impact, Health in Social Context, Research, Social and Economic Inequality external
Measuring Kinship Support for Children of Single Mothers Sangeetha Madhavan investigates the effects of social and economic change on children's lives in Nairobi Gender, Family, and Social Change, Research, Faculty impact external
How does interview methodology affect interviewer variance? Frauke Kreuter compares the effectiveness of commonly-used face-to-face interview methods Faculty impact, Survey methodology, Research, Kreuter, Social and Economic Inequality external
Mexico-US Migration during the Great Recession Andrés Villarreal investigates the causal origins of the recent decline in migration from Mexico to the United States Latin America, Research, Labor market, International, Faculty impact, Sociology, Migration, Faculty Associate, Immigration, Villarreal, People and Place external