E.g., 06/26/2017
E.g., 06/26/2017
Saturday, April 29, 2017 - 9:30am to 5:30pm

The workshop will consider the questions: What is human nature? Are there innate, hierarchical, human needs and motivations? Have they transformed? What are the social-political implications? Over seventy years ago Abraham Maslow submitted "A Theory of Human Motivation" (1943). His subsequent pyramid-shape hierarchy of needs captured the world'...

Apr 28, 2017
WWS Reacts

President Donald Trump announced an outline of his new tax plan this week, proposing sharp reductions in individual and business income tax rates and a new tax code that could significantly benefit the wealthy.

Apr 28, 2017
Feature Stories

Severe air pollution has plagued China's industrial regions in recent decades, a situation that has received worldwide attention thanks to photos of Beijing and other smog-blanketed Chinese cities.

Friday, April 28, 2017 (All day)

This workshop will assemble a set of papers on text analysis and political economy, with the goal of seeing whether legal and political institutions, as embodied in text, have measureable socio-economic outcomes.

Apr 27, 2017
WWS in the News

The following is a compilation of media clips in which WWS faculty members have been mentioned, cited or quoted. This list is updated weekly.

Thursday, April 27, 2017 - 4:30pm to 6:00pm
Apr 27, 2017
Press Releases

Christopher Achen, Roger Williams Straus Professor of Social Sciences and Professor of Politics at Princeton University, and a faculty associate at the...