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.
George E Johnson Collegiate Professor of Economics, Professor of Economics, College of Literature, Science, and the Arts, Research Professor, Population Studies Center and Faculty Associate, Survey Research Center, Institute for Social ResearchDr. Bound studies economic, demographic, and policy influences on the labor force participation and health status of older people in … more
January 20, 2022
In an effort to encourage patients to check in on their mobile devices, researchers tested different motivational strategies, including sending Read more
January 19, 2022
ANN ARBOR—As people age and require more care, their partners or adult children are often their front line of caretakers. Read more
January 11, 2022
ANN ARBOR—Kids have struggled throughout the pandemic—from attending school by Zoom video conferencing to quarantining from family and friends—but surprisingly Read more
January 3, 2022
ANN ARBOR—Nearly a year after thousands of former President Trump supporters stunned the nation by violently storming the U.S. Capitol, Read more