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June 27, 2022

Research Project Explores COVID-19’s Effects on First-Generation Students and their Families

PSTC Anthropologists Kate Mason and Andrea Flores, in collaboration with anthropologist Sarah Willen, are investigating the effects of the pandemic on first-generation college students and their parents.

In the News

July 1, 2022

How did economic policy affect children’s well-being during COVID-19?

In a podcast produced by the Brookings Institution, PSTC Economist Anna Aizer discussed how economic shocks can have outsize effects on children, interrupting their growth and development.


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In a recent @BrookingsInst podcast episode, PSTC Economist Anna Aizer notes that early government action will be ne…