Innovation: How to collect dried blood spots in rural areas

Authored by: Melody Kramer on November 9, 2021

The Malawi Social Cash Transfer Programme (SCTP) is a government program that sends cash regularly to ultra-poor families in Malawi in an effort to reduce hunger, reduce poverty, and increase school enrollment. From 2013 to 2015 our team conducted an … Read More

Innovation: Creating an online grocery store

Authored by: Melody Kramer on May 11, 2021

Researchers have developed a new online store that can be used for testing the impact of different policies and interventions on consumers’ purchasing behavior. Lola’s Grocery was designed to have the look and feel of a typical modern online grocery. … Read More

Fostering an Exchange of Ideas

Authored by: Melody Kramer on May 15, 2020

The Carolina Population Center brings together a remarkable group of faculty fellows from across The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Our fellows and graduate students address pressing research questions about population dynamics, fertility, health, mortality, migration, and the … Read More