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Cook Named To Biden Transition Team

Wednesday, November 11, 2020
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Michigan State University economist Lisa Cook was selected to serve on President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris’s transition team. Cook is a professor in the Department of Economics in…

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Black Men with Black Names Live Longer

Monday, March 28, 2016

Black men with historically distinctive black names such as Elijah and Moses lived a year longer, on average, than other black men, according to new research examining 3…

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