Maxwell faculty secure RWJF grant to study preemption effect on health

Wolf_Monnat_Karas MontezDoug Wolf, professor of public administration and international affairs, Shannon Monnat, associate professor of sociology, and Jennifer Karas Montez, professor of sociology, were awarded a grant from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Policies for Action Pogram for their project titled "Local Initiatives, State Preemption, and Public Health." The team will explore pre-emption’s effect on geographic inequities in health, focusing on labor and environmental policies. 01/17/19