The publications listed below have been written about and/or using data collected in the Understanding America Study. (For authors: if your publication is not listed here yet please contact us at

Does Saving for Emergencies Improve Productivity at Work? - AARP Public Policy Institute , Research Report ; Manita Rao, Jeremy Burke, David John
Exploring the Equity of Market-Priced Parking in Los Angeles - UCLA Institute of Transportation Studies, Policy Brief ; Elena Savignano, MURP
Effectiveness of Nonpharmaceutical Interventions to Avert the Second COVID-19 Surge in Los Angeles County: A Simulation Study - UC Davis Institute of Transportation Studies, Report No.: UC-ITS-2021-19 | DOI: 10.7922/G2GT5KHK ; Rodier, Caroline, PhD Horn, Abigail, PhD Zhang, Yunwan, MSc
Support for Mask and Vaccine Policies in Schools Falls along Racial and Political Lines - Urban Institute, Brief ; Dan Silver, Michael Fienberg and Morgan Polikoff
Knowledge and Attitudes Concerning Aducanumab Among Older Americans After FDA Approval for Treatment of Alzheimer Disease - JAMA Network Open, Research Letter ; Julie Zissimopoulos; Mireille Jacobson; Yi Chen, MS; Soo Borson, M5
Disparate Impacts of the Covid-19 Pandemic Across Race and Ethnicity in the Housing Market - Urban Institute, Statement/Testimony before Committee on Financial Services, US House of Representatives ; Jung Hyun Choi
Navigating Rental Payment and Eviction Data during the Pandemic - Urban Institute House Finance Policy Center, ; Jung Hyun Choi, Laurie Goodman, and Daniel Pang
2020 Report: Advancing Economic Empowerment for Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders - A Call to Action - President’s Advisory Commission on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (PAC-AAPI) , January 11
Job-Related Stress Threatens the Teacher Supply - RAND Corporation, June 15 ; Elizabeth D. Steiner and Ashley Woo
Consumer Behavior in a Health Crisis: What Happened with Cash? - Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta, FEDERAL RESERVE BANK OF ATLANTA’S POLICY HUB No. 1-2021 ; Kevin Foster and Claire Greene
Matching supports to student needs: Survey results highlight where schools, policymakers can help - The Evidence Project at CRPE, ; Anna Saavedra, Amie Rapaport and Dan Silver
Polling methods are changing, but reporting the views of Asian Americans remains a challenge - Pew Research Center, July 1 ; Courtney Kennedy and Neil G. Ruiz
Housing-Related Financial Distress During the Pandemic - Research Institute for Housing America, Research Institute for Housing America Special Report 2020 ; Gary V. Engelhardt and Michael D. Eriksen
Gender Differences in the Impact of COVID-19 - KTLA, ; Gema Zamarro, Francisco Perez-Arce, Maria Prados
Coronavirus and Racial Wealth Inequality: How Will the COVID-19 Pandemic and Recession Affect the Racial Wealth Gap in the United States. - Samuel Dubois Cook Center on Social Equity, PUBPOL 490S ; Matthew Mizota and William A. Darity Jr
National Trends in the US Public - JAMA, Research letter 2021;325(4):396-398 ; Peter G. Szilagyi, Kyla Thomas, Megha D. Shah, Nathalie Vizueta, Yan Cui, Sitaram Vangala and Arie Kapteyn
Financial precarity for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals during the US COVID-19 epidemic–a descriptive study - COVID-19 Work in Progress Meeting, Department of Health Law Policy and Management, Boston University School of Public Health ; Timothy Levengood
A Field Guide to Polling: Election 2020 Edition - Pew Research Center, November 19 ; Claudia Deane, Courtney Kennedy and Scott Keeter
Harvesting the wisdom of crowds for election predictions using the Bayesian Truth Serum - OSF Preprints, December 27 ; Henrik Olsson, Wandi Bruine de Bruin, Mirta Galesic and Drazen Prelec
LA Times Facebook Live Video - Los Angeles Times, January 22 ; Los Angeles Times
SOA Partnership Produces New Research on the Finances of Older Americans - Pension Section News, Issue 88 ; Anna M. Rappaport
A Comparison of Free Online Tools for Individuals Deciding When to Claim Social Security Benefits. - SSA Research and Statistics, Note No. 2016-03 ; Patricia P. Martin and Dale Kintzel