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June 2020: Compliance with CDC guidelines: what makes a difference?

WSU Vancouver Professor of Psychology Tahira Probst and graduate student Hyun Jung Lee are investigating the relationship between economic stressors and COVID-19 prevention behaviors among employees. After analyzing the first of seven surveys they will conduct over the course of a year, they found that workers who are financially precarious are less able to follow the CDC guidelines than financially stable workers. Read about this research project in the June issue of ResearchNow!

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