Long-term effects of lead exposure

August 1, 2017

PROVIDENCE, R.I. [Brown University] – Research by Professor of Economics Anna Aizer on the long-term effects of lead exposure is receiving extensive media coverage. "Study links lead exposure with school suspensions" examines Aizer's research in light of Syracuse's ranking as having the "nation's highest percentage of children with lead poisoning between 2009 and 2015" as well as "one of the highest suspension rates in the nation in 2014." Aizer's research has also been covered by ExpressBlack Matters US, and Atlanta Black Star.