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Mar 29, 2018

How did President Barack Obama shape the political landscape? A new book edited by Julian E. Zelizer provides the first historical assessment of President Obama.

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

A major policy question today is how to prevent people from joining violent groups, such as ISIS, al-Qaeda, Boko Haram, and gangs in Latin America. Often people assume it's mainly for economic reasons, but as social psychology and behavioral economics tells us, financial reward is rarely the sole motivator of behavior. Dr. Rebecca Wolfe, ...

Thursday, March 29, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:20pm

Joint work with Brian Libgober, Harvard University

Mar 29, 2018

President Donald Trump’s moods and temperament are a hot topic for journalists, lawmakers and academics. In fact, earlier this year, a psychiatrist from Yale University actually briefed Democratic lawmakers on the president’s mental state, which she called “dangerous.”

Mar 28, 2018

A $1,000 tuition increase at four-year nonselective public institutions is associated with a 4.5 percent drop in campus diversity among full-time freshmen, according to researchers at Princeton University and New York University.

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:30pm
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:15pm to 1:15pm

Representatives from Mathematica Policy Research will be on campus to discuss their organization and the work they perform. Mathematica is a pioneering nonpartisan research organization dedicated...

Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - 12:00pm to 1:20pm

Graduate students, fellows, and faculty only, please.

Each seminar features law-related papers or practice job talks presented by graduate students from many disciplines.

Precis: "Over the past two decades, a series of democratically-elected governments in Latin America and East Central Europe have used the law to...

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