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PSTC economists noted for their use of data in economics research.

PSTC economist John Friedman discusses with WPRI's Ted Nesi the interactive mapping tool he co-created.

The 2019 RHSU Edu-Scholar Public Influence Rankings

January 9, 2019 | Education Week | Matthew Kraft and John Papay

PSTC educators Matthew Kraft and John Papay ranked among those "who did the most last year to shape educational practice and policy."

PSTC epidemiologist David Savitz named chair of committee to study possible long-term health effects of antimalarial drugs used by U.S. military.

PSTC economist John Friedman discusses how the opportunity to move up the economic ladder depends a lot on where you live.

PSTC economist Anna Aizer writes about the role fathers play in teenage childbearing and the importance of policies that consider not only mothers.

Wired Japan features PSTC economist Oded Galor's unified growth theory as a "Break Through & Mind Changing Idea."

Research by PSTC economist John Friedman and his colleagues show that future opportunities depend on family and neighborhood characteristics.

Peru's child-welfare warning

December 10, 2018 | Winnipeg Free Press | Jessaca Leinaweaver

PSTC anthropologist Jessaca Leinaweaver writes about poverty and child services custody cases.

The Complicated Truth About C-sections

December 10, 2018 | Medium | Emily Oster

PSTC economist Emily Oster writes about c-sections and their effects on child and maternal health.