August 06, 2020

Population Studies Center

  1. October 29, 2019

    Paid leave may widen the ‘mommy gap,’ study finds

    Many policymakers and scholars believe offering paid leave to families would lead to increased gender equity in labor markets, a study led by a U-M researcher indicates the reverse effect.

  2. April 19, 2018

    Knight Foundation grant to help project amplify Detroit voices

    The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has awarded $761,000 to help U-M researchers collect and report Detroit residents’ opinions on pressing and interesting policy issues.

  3. February 6, 2018

    ISR program offers support for cross-campus collaborators

    The new Population Dynamics and Health Program, within the Population Studies Center at the Institute for Social Research, will be an incubator for young researchers across U-M.

  4. June 26, 2017

    U-M receives grant to study impact of low-cost family planning

    A U-M economist will lead a grant of up to $5.9 million to study how reducing financial barriers to reproductive health care affects women’s lives.

  5. February 22, 2017

    Study suggests need for new approach to unintended pregnancy

    Contrary to prevailing thought, first-time mothers who receive more educational advantages at an early age are more likely to have their first birth result from an unintended pregnancy, a new U-M study found.