Churchill Explores Role of Beauty Pageants in Mental Health of Young Women
Brandyn Churchill, resource economics, has co-authored a new paper exploring the role of beauty pageants and their effects on the mental health of young women.
Friedman Makes the Case for Single-Payer Healthcare in Massachusetts
On April 26, Gerald Friedman, economics, presented his latest economic analysis of a bill that proposes a single-payer healthcare system in Massachusetts.
Union Booms and Busts - A New Book Co-Authored by Jasmine Kerrissey
Jasmine Kerrissey, sociology and labor studies, has co-authored a new book, "Booms and Busts: The Ongoing Fight Over the U.S. Labor Movement."
2023-2024 Institute for Social Science Research Scholars Announced
The Institute for Social Science Research is pleased to announce the selection of its 2023-24 ISSR Scholars.
Jane Fountain Discusses Challenges to Democracy in an Era of Digitalization
Jane Fountain, director of the School of Public Policy, recently published a new article on challenges to democracy in an era of digitalization.
Burcu Baykurt Co-Authors Research Article on Predictable Borders
Burcu Baykurt, communication, and Alphoncina Lyamuya '20 '21 MPPA have authored a research article on machine learning and predictable borders.
Tomaskovic-Devey & Mendoza Discuss Gender Pay Gaps in New Paper
Donald Tomaskovic-Devey, sociology, & Matthew Mendoza, PhD student in sociology, have co-written an article on gender pay gaps.
New UMass Amherst Poll Shows Many Republican Residents Considering Leaving Massachusetts
More than 50% of Massachusetts Republicans surveyed have considered moving out-of-state in the past year, according to new UMass Poll results.
Jamie Rowen Authors New Research Article in Law & Social Inquiry
Jamie Rowen, legal studies and political science, has published a new research article in Law & Social Inquiry.
Trump's Words Could Undermine Rule of Law, According to Article Co-Authored by Paul Collins, Jr.
Paul Collins, Jr., legal studies and political science, has co-authored an article in The Conversation on the effect Trump has on confidence in the legal system