Month: March 2016

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Can’t Keep a Good Survey Down: Add Health

From the ashes of the aborted American Teen Survey arose one of the most important longitudinal surveys in the social and and behavioral arsenal, the National Longitudinal Study of Adolescent to Adult Health. This is a story of government spending gone terribly right!

7 years ago

Is There A Skill Shortage in the US?

[We’re pleased to welcome Peter Cappelli of the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania. Peter recently published an article […]

7 years ago
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The Sociologist of Mobility: John Urry, 1946-2016

John Urry, a sociologist probably best known for his work on mobilities but whose gaze also lit on issues ranging from tourism to energy use, from social change to complexity theory, died suddenly on March 18.

7 years ago