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May 12, 2020

Andrew Minster Wins 2020 Rafel Lucea Memorial Award

Andrew Minster, a doctoral student in MIT Sloan’s Institute for Work and Employment Research program, has won the 2020 Rafel Lucea Memorial Research Award for a proposal to study the experience of grocery workers during the COVID-19 epidemic.

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