July 11, 2018
PSTC Trainee Jennifer Bouek has won the 2018 ASA's Thompson Graduate Student Paper Award.
June 21, 2018
Three students to do research and be mentored at the PSTC this summer.
June 20, 2018
Trainees Tate Kihara, Janet Carolina Lopez, and Haoming Song presented their research at the GIS Institute Conference.
June 18, 2018
Catch up with the latest in the Spring 2018 edition of the PSTC newsletter.
June 5, 2018
The PSTC is now accepting applications to develop collaborative population-related projects. Applications due June 10.
June 4, 2018
PSTC faculty associates convene Brown International Advanced Research Institutes (BIARI) on campus and across the globe.
June 1, 2018
Several PSTC faculty associates are being promoted by Brown University, effective July 1.
June 1, 2018
Jennifer Park ('04 PhD in Sociology) has received the 2018 Excellence in Public Service Award from PAA.
May 25, 2018
Predoctoral trainees and postdocs secure placements following completion of the PSTC training program.
In the News
Article cites research by PSTC trainee Ieva Zumbyte on the "motherhood penalty."
June 9, 2018 | Portland Press Herald | Matthew Turner
Widening highways doesn't relieve traffic congestion, says PSTC economist Matthew Turner.
May 31, 2018 | American Enterprise Institute | Zhenchao Qian
A new report on millennials cites research on interracial marriage in the U.S. by PSTC sociologist Zhenchao Qian.
May 31, 2018 | Wired | John Friedman
PSTC economist Jesse Shapiro comments on the use of phone data, even when phone owners are unaware.
May 29, 2018 | RI NPR | John Logan
Providence white-Hispanic segregation is among highest in the nation, says PSTC demographer John Logan.
May 25, 2018 | Daily Mail | Emily Oster
May 24, 2018 | Mathmatica Policy Research | Matthew Kraft
Study co-authored by PSTC Assistant Professor of Education Matthew Kraft addresses the impact of teacher evaluations on supply of new teachers.
May 23, 2018 | Marketplace | John Friedman
College is an incredible boost to upward mobility but students need to decide wisely about where to go, says PSTC economist John Friedman.