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February 5, 2021
The onset of the COVID-19 pandemic caused a sharp decline in living standards and rising food insecurity in developing countries across the globe.
January 15, 2021
When Joe Biden and Kamala Harris are sworn in on Jan. 20, they will take on an array of monumental challenges. Yale faculty offer research-based guidance.
January 15, 2021
Work by Yale economists Zack Cooper and Fiona Scott Morton exposed a pricey national problem — one that they’ve successfully lobbied Congress to solve.
January 5, 2021
School closures related to the COVID-19 pandemic are widening the learning gap between students in low-income and wealthier communities, a Yale study finds.
December 22, 2020
With phone surveys and data science, an innovative Yale-led project provides local officials with tools to support those hit hardest by the economic crisis.
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December 17, 2020
Last June, Marcella Nunez-Smith was a featured faculty member on an ISPS Zoom event to recruit student researchers for projects related to the COVID-19 pandemic.  At that...
October 27, 2020
Researchers found that the announcement of an approved vaccine one week before the election would significantly decrease people’s willingness to get vaccinated.