Puerto Rico hurricane aftermath

January 22, 2021

Fussell investigates the effects of natural disasters and economic turmoil on migration from Puerto Rico

Fussell hopes that by developing a longitudinal data set from 2000 to 2020, she will better understand how the 2006 and 2017 disasters influenced migration from Puerto Rico to the U.S.

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January 22, 2021

3 reasons Americans need more federal aid

PSTC economist John Friedman comments on why traditional stimulus payments aren't as effective during the pandemic.


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PSTC faculty associates @Prof_Omar_G, Don Operario and Mark Lurie are behind one of the first studies tracking HIV…