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The Hopkins Population Center (HPC) stimulates and facilitates original research that combines the core strengths in social science, public health, and biostatistics in emerging areas of population dynamics research. The HPC promotes cutting-edge methodology that integrates demography, population health and data science. The HPC has a priority in nurturing early-career Faculty Associates.  This mission is based on the significance and innovation of three primary research areas:

  • Poverty and Inequality
  • Sexual and Reproductive Health
  • Family, Maternal and Child Health

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As D.C. mask restrictions ease, many choose to stay covered

As D.C. mask restrictions ease, many choose to stay covered

Many were reluctant to take risks as coronavirus case and hospitalization rates rise and before families gather indoors for winter holidays, which experts predict could cause a spike.Liz Stuart is quoted […]

Why the Child Tax Credit Matters

Why the Child Tax Credit Matters

Economist and congressional adviser Robert Moffitt discusses how the American Rescue Plan’s monthly allowance is lifting children out of poverty, cutting food insecurity, and investing in children as a society.