closeup of groom placing ring on bride's finger

November 8, 2018

Partner selection in marriage and re-marriage

Sociologist Zhenchao Qian finds previously married individuals often face demographic shortages in the supply of potential partners.

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Baltimore City Councilman Leon Pinkett poses for a photo in City Hall in Baltimore.

October 18, 2018

Job growth is found to be no cure for a community’s poverty

Economic mobility often hinges on factors such as race, neighborhood demographics and housing prices, not job growth, says research by John Friedman.


Photo of interior of Mencoff Hall, home of PSTC

Today at the PSTC: The Fragile #Families Challenge with Matthew J. Salganik, professor of sociology @Princeton, who…