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June 22, 2020
Hacker has been awarded the 2020 Robert M. Ball Award for Outstanding Achievements in Social Insurance.
June 22, 2020
Average hours worked in small businesses plummeted by 60% in March due to COVID-19 restrictions. As of June 6, they remain 35.9% below pre-pandemic levels.
June 10, 2020
Alexander discusses the COVID-19 pandemic, the protests against systemic racism and police brutality, and his theory of “cultural trauma.”
June 3, 2020
A sharp critic of electoral democracy, Yale’s Hélène Landemore sees the present moment as an opportunity to imagine new and better things.
June 1, 2020
Carlie Martinez ’22 DNP is an internal medicine/urgent care nurse practitioner at Boston Medical Center.
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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.