from 20+ academic disciplines
Detroit Metro Areas Community Study: COVID-19 Results
A rapid-response survey asked Detroiters about the difficulties they are facing due to the COVID-19 pandemic and what actions they would like to see from policy and decision makers to help Detroit during this time.
ISR consists of five separate but interdependent research centers, each with a particular focus and capabilities.
Projects & Grants
We conduct research in a wide variety of areas. View some of our recent project highlights or explore them all by topic area.
ISR’s faculty experts conduct groundbreaking and wide-ranging social science research — representing more than 20 academic disciplines. Included below are two examples of the type of work being done by members of our team.
Research Professor, SRC-Health Econ & Publc Policy Professor, Int Med-General Medicine Research Professor, Institute Of Gerontology Professor, Health Management And PolicyDr. Langa’s research focuses on the epidemiology and costs of chronic disease in older adults, with an emphasis … more
May 26, 2020
DETROIT—Forty-three percent of Detroiters who were working before the COVID-19 pandemic have since lost their jobs, either on a temporary Read more
May 19, 2020
ANN ARBOR—Divorce—not buying granite countertops for a remodel—is what drives people to withdraw from their retirement funds well before they Read more
May 14, 2020
ISR Insights Speaker Series – The Kids are Not All Right: Educational Inequalities in the Time of COVID-19
ANN ARBOR – ISR Insights Speaker Series will be a continuing series focusing on the research happening at ISR. The Read more
May 14, 2020
ANN ARBOR – Christina Cross, a former PSC predoctoral trainee and a 2019 graduate of the joint PhD program Sociology Read more