The Office of Population Research (OPR) at Princeton University is a leading demographic research and training center. OPR has a distinguished history of contributions in formal demography and the study of fertility change. In recent years there has been increasing research activity in the areas of health and wellbeing, social demography, and migration and urbanization.
- Betsy Levy Paluck, awarded a 2017 MacArthur Fellowship (the “Genius” Award) Elizabeth LevyPaluck, Professor of Psychology and Public Affairs, Woodrow Wilson School; John Maclean Jr. Presidential University Preceptor.
- Barriers to accessing abortion services and perspectives on using mifepristone and misoprostol at home in Great Britain James Trussell, Charles and Marie Robertson Professor of Public and International Affairs, Emeritus. Article release today in Contraception Journal finds women in Britain say they are turning to illegal home abortions because they can't get to clinics.
- OCT 17 Using Social Media Data to Study Migration. Emilio Zagheni, Associate Professor of Sociology, University of Washington
- OCT 19 Family Socioeconomic Status at Birth and Youth Obesity at Age 15; Race and Gender Differences in a National Urban Sample. Shervin Assari, Alvin Thomas & Cleopatra Caldwell, University of Michigan & Ron Mincy, Columbia University