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.
- Noreen Goldman appointed as visiting scholar for 2018-2019 at The Russell Sage Foundation. Noreen Goldman, Hughes-Rogers Professor of Demography and Public Affairs and Anne Pebley will analyze longitudinal data on Latino health outcomes, focusing on how factors such as documentation status and occupational segregation affect the physical well-being of immigrants and native-born Latinos.
- Interview with Anne Case Anne C.Case, Alexander Stewart 1886 Professor of Economics and Public Affairs, Emeritus, Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis Interview - Princeton economist on the cost of AIDS in South Africa, “deaths of despair” in the U.S. and women in economics
- 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.
- Goldman Named Vice President Elect of the Population Association of America Noreen Goldman, Hughes-Rogers Professor of Demography and Public Affairs, was named vice president elect of the Population Association of America (PAA). Her term will begin Jan. 1, 2018.