Pandemic Reseach Seed Grants We've Funded


PI Department Title Award
Gerard Torrats-Espinosa Sociology The Relationship between Incarceration and COVID-19 $29,467.75
John Marshall Political Science Understanding and overcoming vaccine hesitancy in Latin America $19,992
Harrison Hong Economics Incentivizing Un(der)banked Households to Socially Distance Through Conditional Digital Loan Forgiveness $21,000
Yao Lu Sociology Model Minority No More? Changing Perceptions and the Social and Economic Impact of Rising Anti-Asian Racism Fueled by COVID-19 $30,000
Matthew Connelly History Using Machine Learning to Collect a Digital Archive of the COVID-19 Pandemic $30,207.30
Douglas Almond Economcs & SIPA The COVID-19 Pandemic and Anti-Chinese Sentiment of Social Media $29,800
Alexander Hertel-Fernandez SIPA Columbia Labor Lab $37,000


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