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May 28, 2020
New datasets are being released by companies and made publicly available during the coronavirus pandemic. A number of Yale social scientists are using these datasets to...
May 27, 2020
In the developing world, those most at risk from the economic effects of COVID-19 are beyond the reach of aid programs. Yale SOM’s Kevin Donovan wants to help.
May 26, 2020
Bangladesh’s 900,000 Rohingya refugees are uniquely vulnerable to COVID-19. A new survey by Yale’s Y-RISE initiative and others aims to protect the community.
May 22, 2020
Around the United States, states are easing the restrictions imposed to slow the spread of COVID-19. Forman discusses the medical and economic case.
May 20, 2020
Yale economist Fabrizio Zilibotti discusses his work to develop a predictive model for guiding policymakers as they try to restart economies safely.
May 19, 2020
Professors Molly Crockett, Gregory Huber, Rohini Pande, David Wilkinson, and Fabrizio Zilibotti spoke about their COVID-19 research at a recent online event.
May 19, 2020
Gerber discusses how the social sciences are responding to the COVID-19 crisis and how it might influence the way faculty go about their research in the future.