FABBS Cohosted NASEM Event: “Responding to COVID-19: Emerging Insights from Social, Behavioral and Economic Sciences”

October 22, 2020

FABBS cosponsored this National Academies of Sciences event on October 9th, along with the American Academy of Political and Social Sciences, the Consortium of Social Science Associations, and SAGE Publishing. The symposium brought together behavioral and social science researchers examining a range of consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic including mental health, educational outcomes, workforce attachment, and economic well-being. A recording of the event is available here.

The event was moderated by Valerie Reyna, PhD, Professor of Human Development at Cornell College of Human Ecology and a former member of the FABBS Council. The symposium consisted of two sessions and breakout sessions. The first focused on education and health, featuring:

The second session focused on the economy and the workforce: