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6/8/2011 12:00 AMChicago Tribunehttp://www.chicagotribune.com/entertainment/music/ct-live-0609-arts-conference-20110609,0,1088733.column9/1/2011 6:13 PMNORC News Article
Coverage of Future of the City: The Arts Symposium organized by the Cultural Policy Center
No6/8/2011 12:00 AM10/12/2017 11:42 AM
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4/1/2011 12:00 AMEducation Weekhttp://www.edweek.org/ew/articles/2011/04/01/27growth.h30.html8/30/2011 9:38 PMGrowth Model Pilot Program Under No Child Left Behind (GMPP)NORC News Article
Amid battles over teacher quality and school restructuring, there’s one thing everyone seems to want in the next version of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act: an accountability system that measures student growth.​
Yes4/1/2011 12:00 AM10/28/2017 3:38 PM
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7/11/2011 12:00 AMSeattle Timeshttp://www.seattletimes.com/seattle-news/health/what-does-65-mean/9/1/2011 7:59 PMNational Social Life, Health, and Aging Project (NSHAP)NORC News Article
​While the accepted retirement age shifted downward between the 1950s and the mid-1980s, baby boomers are expecting to work longer, reversing the trend, according to the University of Michigan Health and Retirement Study.
NoAcademic Research Centers; Health Care7/11/2011 12:00 AM2/20/2019 9:15 AM
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6/10/2011 12:00 AMAARP.orghttp://www.aarp.org/relationships/love-sex/news-06-2011/support_for_same_sex_marriage_spiraling_upward.html9/1/2011 6:52 PMGeneral Social Survey (GSS)NORC News Article
​In 1988, the NORC at the University of Chicago added a new question to its General Social Survey: "Same-sex couples should be allowed to get married. Do you agree or disagree?"
Center for the Study of Politics and Society6/10/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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6/17/2011 12:00 AMReutershttp://www.reuters.com/article/2011/06/16/us-income-disparity-idUSTRE75F5VG201106169/1/2011 7:10 PMGeneral Social Survey (GSS)NORC News Article
(Reuters Life!) - As the rich get richer and the poor fall further behind, levels of happiness and satisfaction drop, but only among people with modest and lower incomes, a new study shows.
Center for the Study of Politics and Society6/17/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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9/16/2011 12:00 AMThe New York TimesData from NSHAP looked at the relationship between sexual dysfunction among men and the relationships between their friends and partners.9/19/2011 12:31 PMEdward O. LaumannNational Social Life, Health, and Aging Project (NSHAP)NORC News Article
Observed by The New York Times, this is an analysis of data from the National Social Life, Health and Aging Project, a survey of older Americans by the National Opinion Research Center at the University of Chicago, looked at the relationship between sexual dysfunction among men and the relationships between their friends and partners.
9/16/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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9/9/2011 10:00 AMWBEZ Chicago Public Radiohttp://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-09-09/new-study-surveys-line-between-civil-liberties-and-security-917519/9/2011 3:52 PMDan GaylinNORC News Article
​Ten years after the attacks of 9/11, a new report from the Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research explores how Americans prioritize security and liberty. One of the authors, Dan Gaylin, joined Eight Forty-Eight from Washington to discuss the findings.
9/9/2011 10:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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9/20/2011 12:00 AMThe Wall Street JournalRead about public data brought about by the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act, with assistance from NORC.9/22/2011 11:50 AMNORC News Article
​As the debate over how best to reform our wasteful health-care system continues, there is one measure we can implement immediately to improve quality and rein in runaway costs—the public release of data from the Medicare program, as required by a provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act, with aid from the NORC.
Public Health9/20/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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7/3/2011 12:00 AMPsychology Todayhttp://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/shameless-woman/201107/the-monogamish-marriage-what-if-its-not-cheating-cheat9/1/2011 7:19 PMGeneral Social Survey (GSS)NORC News Article
​Estimates that "between 20 and 25 percent of all Americans will have sex with someone other than their spouse while they are married" are conservative, the authors wrote. In 2010, NORC, a research center at the University of Chicago, found that, among those who had ever been married, 14 percent of women and 20 percent of men admitted to affairs."
Center for the Study of Politics and Society7/3/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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9/7/2011 2:30 AMAssociated Presshttp://www.ap.org/pages/about/whatsnew/wn_090711a.html9/7/2011 9:25 AMNORC News Article
​A new poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research in Chicago finds that more Americans now say Sept. 11 had an impact on their lives than said so five years ago — 57 percent today compared with 50 percent in 2006.
9/7/2011 2:30 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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10/7/2011 12:00 AMCNNhttp://edition.cnn.com/2011/10/07/opinion/owens-wall-street-disapproval/index.html?eref=rss_latest&utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+rss%2Fcnn_latest+%28RSS%3A+Most+Recent%2910/7/2011 12:09 PMGeneral Social Survey (GSS)NORC News Article

The General Social Survey has asked Americans about their confidence in banks and financial institutions since 1973. Between March of 2006 and March of 2010, the percent of Americans with a great deal of confidence in banks and financial institutions plummeted 19 percentage points, from 30 percent to an all-time low of 11 percent.

Statistics and Methodology10/7/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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5/13/2011 12:00 AMABC News On Linehttp://abcnews.go.com/OnCampus/cutbacks-white-house-report-advocates-arts-education/story?id=135826838/30/2011 10:01 PMNORC News Article
​Nick Rabkin, a senior research scientist at the NORC at the University of Chicago, whose research was cited in PCAH's report, is cautiously optimistic that President Obama's interest in the arts may translate into support for arts education.
5/13/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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9/2/2011 12:00 AMThe Christian Science Monitorhttp://www.csmonitor.com/CSM-Photo-Galleries/In-Pictures/The-10-happiest-jobs9/15/2011 4:43 PMGeneral Social Survey (GSS)NORC News Article
​Since experts say that social interaction drives job satisfaction, it makes sense that clergy are happiest of all, according to the General Social Survey.
Center for the Study of Politics and Society9/2/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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3/24/2011 12:00 AMWBEZ Chicago Public Radiohttp://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-24/report-connects-dots-between-arts-education-and-future-arts-attendance-88/30/2011 8:11 PMNORC News Article
Listen to Nick Rabkin, NORC Senior Research Scientist, on Eight Forty Eight
Yes3/24/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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9/20/2011 12:00 AMUSC Newshttp://uscnews.usc.edu/university/usc_study_indicates_a_strong_payday_for_stem_students.html9/23/2011 12:25 PMNORC News Article
USC professor Tatiana M​elguizo, and NORC's own Gregory Wolniak, examined the economic benefits among low-income and high-achieving minority students who major in a STEM field in college and how these students fare once in the labor market.
Education and Child Development9/20/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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8/20/2011 12:00 AMSF Chronicle Onlinehttp://www.chron.com/news/article/Duke-prof-American-s-religious-faith-waning-2133835.php9/1/2011 8:10 PMGeneral Social Survey (GSS)NORC News Article
​In "American Religion: Contemporary Trends," author Mark Chaves argues that over the last generation or so, religious belief in the U.S. has experienced a "softening" that effects everything from whether people go to worship services regularly to whom they marry. Far more people are willing to say they don't belong to any religious tradition today than in the past, and signs of religious vitality may be camouflaging stagnation or decline.
Center for the Study of Politics and Society8/20/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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10/11/2011 12:00 AMThe New York Timeshttp://www.nytimes.com/2011/10/12/opinion/wal-marts-layaway-plan.html?_r=2&partner=rss&emc=rss10/12/2011 4:03 PMSurvey of Consumer Finances (SCF)NORC News Article

Wal-Mart is launchin a layaway program this year, and it rasises questions over credit. In this New York Times op-ed piece, non-predatory credit is hard to come by these days, even for middle-class shoppers, and, according to NORC's 2007 Survey of Consumer Finance, even before the crisis 25 percent of lower-income Americans had no bank account at all.

Economics, Justice, and Society10/11/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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10/10/2011 12:00 AMMen's Healthhttp://au.lifestyle.yahoo.com/mens-health/health/advice/article/-/10443028/shacked-up-cashed-up/10/11/2011 12:25 PMNational Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979NORC News Article

Researchers studied the data of baby boomers who became part of the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979 (NLSY79) when they left high school. They found that couples who shacked up early in their relationship were twice as wealthy as those who didn’t – despite starting with less.

Economics, Justice, and Society10/10/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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8/23/2011 12:00 AMHealthland.time.comhttp://healthland.time.com/2011/08/23/working-women-who-subscribe-to-the-supermom-myth-are-more-likely-to-be-depressed/?iid=Wbeditorspicks9/1/2011 8:44 PMNational Longitudinal Survey of Youth - 1997; National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979NORC News Article
​New research finds that working mothers who believe that home and office can be seamlessly juggled are at greater risk for depression than their more realistic maternal colleagues who accept they can't do it all.
Economics, Justice, and Society8/23/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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9/30/2011 12:00 AMThe Christian Science Monitorhttp://www.csmonitor.com/USA/2011/0930/Boeing-drug-bust-shows-alarming-spread-of-prescription-pill-epidemic?cmpid=addthis_email#.ToYmNbv9QpE.email9/30/2011 4:35 PMNORC News Article
NORC Senior Fellow Henry Brownstein was interviewed by The Christian Science Monitor for a profiling of a recent Boeing drug bust.
9/30/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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9/27/2011 12:00 AMUSA TODAYhttp://webmedia.newseum.org/newseum-multimedia/dfp/pdf27/USAT.pdf9/27/2011 3:23 PMNORC News Article
See how NORC was was featured in USA TODAY as part of their Snapshots section, where The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research is cited in how willing people are to help.
The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research9/27/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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9/14/2011 12:00 AMThe Wall Street Journalhttp://online.wsj.com/article_email/SB10001424053111904353504576566683292292952-lMyQjAxMTAxMDEwMzExNDMyWj.html?mod=wsj_share_email9/28/2011 4:21 PMCarroll JoynesCultural Infrastructure in the United StatesNORC News Article
The Wall Street Journal reports that more than 360 performing-arts centers were constructed in the U.S. alone from 1994 to 2008, according to a coming study by the Cultural Policy Center at NORC.
9/14/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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8/27/2011 12:00 AMDeseret Newshttp://www.deseretnews.com/article/700174074/BYU-is-Top-5-launching-pad-for-PhDs.html9/1/2011 9:40 PMSurvey of Earned Doctorates (SED)NORC News Article
​New survey results show that the University of California at Berkeley is the most prolific undergraduate institution for producing students who go onto Ph.D. programs. Between 2005-09, over 2,200 Golden Bear grads earned doctorates. BYU finished fifth nationally, with 1,336 former Cougars obtaining a Ph.D. during the same timeframe.
Education and Child Development8/27/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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10/3/2011 12:00 AMBarron'shttp://blogs.barrons.com/penta/2011/10/03/debunking-the-%E2%80%9Csin%E2%80%9D-of-inheritance/10/4/2011 3:52 PMSurvey of Consumer Finances (SCF)NORC News Article
Economists analyzed “wealth transfers”  found in the Federal Reserves Board’s Survey of Consumer Finances between 1989 and 2007, contributing to the study of inheritance in America and it's "debunking" as covered by Barron's.
Economics, Justice, and Society; Center for Excellence in Survey Research10/3/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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9/6/2011 12:00 AMAssociated Presshttp://www.ap.org/pages/about/whatsnew/wn_090611a.html9/6/2011 10:32 AMNORC News Article
​Ten years after the 9/11 attacks led to amped-up government surveillance efforts, two-thirds of Americans say it's fitting to sacrifice some privacy and freedoms in the fight against terrorism, according to a poll by The Associated Press-NORC Center for Public Affairs Research.
9/6/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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8/25/2011 12:00 AMUPI.comhttp://www.upi.com/Top_News/US/2011/08/25/Study-finds-less-tolerance-for-racism/UPI-67871314298459/9/1/2011 9:15 PMGeneral Social Survey (GSS)NORC News Article
CHICAGO, Aug. 25 (UPI) -- U.S. residents are more willing to allow people with unorthodox views to speak publicly, teach and publish than they were 40 years ago, a survey finds.
Center for the Study of Politics and Society8/25/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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10/11/2011 12:00 AMReutershttp://www.reuters.com/article/2011/10/11/idUS175709+11-Oct-2011+BW2011101110/13/2011 10:54 AMGeneral Social Survey (GSS)NORC News Article
Research and Markets  has announced the addition of the "Who We Are: Hispanics - 2nd Edition" report.  It has detailed spending data for hispanic households and the latest update on hispanic household wealth including the impact of the Great Recession on hispanic net worth, assets, and debt. Attitudinal data from the General Social Survey compare and contrast hispanic attitudes with those of Asians, Hispanics, and whites on a whole range of issues.
Statistics and Methodology10/11/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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10/12/2011 12:00 AMScientific Americanhttp://www.scientificamerican.com/article.cfm?id=occupy-wall-street-psychology10/13/2011 3:53 PMGeneral Social Survey (GSS)NORC News Article
Support for Wall Street income redistribution, surprisingly enough, has plummeted during the recession. For years, the General Social Survey has asked individuals whether “government should reduce income differences between the rich and the poor.” Agreement with this statement dropped dramatically between 2008 and 2010.
Statistics and Methodology10/12/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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10/12/2011 12:00 AMTIMEhttp://healthland.time.com/2011/10/12/wealth-matters-people-with-stuff-are-more-likely-to-marry/10/13/2011 4:00 PMNational Longitudinal Survey of Youth - 1997; National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979NORC News Article
People who have more personal wealth — in the form of a car, say, or a small nest egg — are more likely to get married than those who have less, according to a new analysis of data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY).
Center for Excellence in Survey Research; Economics, Justice, and Society10/12/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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10/17/2011 12:00 AMChicago Magazinehttp://www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/The-312/October-2011/The-Purple-Hotel-and-the-Legacy-of-Macsai-and-Hauser/10/19/2011 11:58 AMNORC News Article
Hausner & Macsai, the architectural firm, chronicled by Chicago Magazine. The firm also did a lot of work on the University of Chicago campus, translating their concrete to a more severe architectural atmosphere with buildings for the NORC at the University of Chicago.
10/17/2011 12:00 AM4/4/2017 1:43 PM
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