Elections are the lifeblood of American democracy, offering insight into the character and historical evolution of American politics.
The Supreme Court is expected to rule soon on the right of same-sex couples to marry, even as people on both ends of the political spectrum have cast doubt on the future of marriage as an institution.
In the midst of the financial crisis in 2009, Alan Krueger and Austan Goolsbee were two of the economists advising President Barack Obama as he considered whether and how to rescue General Motors and Chrysler from the brink of financial collapse.
The intersection of religion and politics has touched many issues from the early twentieth century to present. From divorce to civil rights to domestic policy, this connection has have played a significant role in shaping American political development across decades.
During his presidency, Lyndon B. Johnson launched what is now known as "the Great Society," a set of domestic programs and initiatives aimed toward eliminating poverty and racial injustice. Similar in scope to President Franklin D.
Mathematical modeling has tremendous potential for developing and guiding public health initiatives to address some of the world's most pressing public health issues through cost-effective means.