PSTC News

Long-acting contraception use increases, short-interval births decrease with new Medicaid reimbursement program

July 8, 2019

PSTC Postdoc Maria Steenland examines a Medicaid reimbursement policy's impact on long-acting contraception use in South Carolina.

Population Research Seed Awards call for proposals

June 26, 2019

The PSTC is now accepting applications to develop collaborative population-related projects. Applications due July 15.

"Grandparents, Moms, or Dads? Why Children of Teen Mothers Do Worse in Life"

June 13, 2019

PSTC Faculty Associate and Professor of Economics Anna Aizer publishes new findings on long-term outcomes of children born to teen mothers.

Dennis Hogan Receives Honor from PAA

June 12, 2019

PSTC Faculty Associate Dennis Hogan was recently named an Honored Member of the Population Association of America in recognition of his contributions to the field of demography.

Two PSTC associates win PAA poster awards

June 11, 2019

Congratulations to PSTC Faculty Associate Jayanti Owens and PSTC Alumna Xuan Zhang for their PAA Poster Awards.

PSTC graduating trainees to begin new positions

June 11, 2019

From the Federal Reserve Bank to the University of Michigan, PSTC postdoctoral fellows and graduating trainees will be putting their population studies training to work.

Cribsheet - A new guide to data-driven parenting

June 10, 2019

Oster cuts through the often overwhelming and contradictory information currently available to new parents to highlight reputable data so that parents may feel more confident about their choices.

PSTC Trainee awarded Rome Prize

June 10, 2019

Berhane was awarded the 2019 Rome Prize for her work investigating the experiences of Eritrean refugees in Bologna, Italy.

Neighborhood characteristics can affect residents’ quality of life

June 6, 2019

Neighborhoods, which change over time, have major effects on the health and well-being of their residents.

Foster receives mentoring award

June 5, 2019

PSTC Faculty Associate Andrew Foster was awarded the 2018-19 Graduate School Faculty Award for Advising and Mentoring.

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