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News Clips: August 6-12

Aug 6, 2018

The following is a compilation of media clips in which WWS faculty members have been mentioned, cited or quoted. This list is updated weekly. If an item is missing, email, and we will add it promptly.

Michael Avenatti's Tweet About Michelle Obama Knocks This Famous Quote
Bustle (Julian Zelizer)

Avenatti is right: Democrats need to fight fire with fire
CNN (by Julian Zelizer)

Governments are getting better at regulating the 'sharing economy'
Business Insider (Alan Krueger)

Companies are ramping up their employee screening strategies. Here is what you can expect
CNBC (Alan Krueger)

Trump Revision of Obama-era Fuel Economy Rules Is No Climate Disaster
Competitive Enterprise Institute (Michael Oppenheimer)

AP Exclusive: Google tracks your movements, like it or not
WTOP (Jonathan Mayer)

Should capital gains be inflation adjusted?
Shreveport Times (Alan Blinder)

Tax Reform 1969: Moving Forward Confidently
Capital Research Center (Stanley Katz)

The science of hate: Why we fear refugees
Asian Correspondent (Susan Fiske)

Real Collusion: “China Town Hall” Brings Beijing’s Propagandists to Your Home Town
The New American (Thomas Christensen)

'Talks' between Taliban and U.S. an exercise in futility
Tehran Times (Ryan Crocker)

Finally, Devin Nunes admits what his charade is all about
CNN (by Julian Zelizer)

Why Professor Laurie Santos’s happiness course is the most popular at Yale
The Times (Angus Deaton and Daniel Kahneman)

Ken Hall: Billy’s brave family spoke up about addiction
Times Herald-Record (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Is charity for the poor futile? Responding to the economists
The Daily Star Lebanon (Angus Deaton)

White House To Nominate LeBlanc, Bamzai to Privacy Oversight Board
MeriTalk (Ed Felten)

MEMBERS ONLY: Why Joe Biden Must Not Run For President
The Daily Banter (Julian Zelizer)

What Muslim women ought not to wear isn’t a matter for Boris Johnson
The Guardian (Henrik Kleven)

While Confidence Index Falls to Historic Low, Bankers Hail New Reciprocal Deposit Legislation
Markets Insider (Alan Blinder)

Commentary: Tariffs aim at reducing big deficit with China
Tideland News (Alan Blinder)

Looming economic crisis: Renowned economist offers three-point agenda to new govt
The News International (Atif Mian)

Few in Temporary or Alternative Jobs Have Access to Employer-Provided Retirement Plans
PEW (Alan Krueger)

False Advertising for College Is Pretty Much the Norm
Bloomberg (Alan Krueger)

Want To Make The 4-Hour Workday A Reality? This Is Why Working Less Accomplishes More
Forbes (Eldar Shafir)

Save the U.S. Army's Peacekeeping and Stability Operations Institute: An Open Letter
War on the Rocks (Ryan Crocker)

Tax Reform 2.0?
Nevada Appeal (Alan Blinder)

EY buys cryptocurrency tech from startup Elevated Consciousness (Angus Deaton)

Is the Universal Basic Income a good idea for India?
QRIUS (Angus Deaton)

The Upside of Anger
Slate (Angus Deaton)

White Lines, Black Epidemic
The American Conservative (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Afghanistan- US-Taliban Talks 'Delegitimizes' the Afghan Govt
MENAFN - Daily Outlook Afghanistan (Ryan Crocker)

US-Taliban Talks ‘Delegitimizes’ The Afghan Govt: Ex US Envoy
Tolo News (Ryan Crocker)

Trump admin sees grim climate outcome in car rule
E&E News (Michael Oppenheimer)

Battle lines drawn over US mass surveillance as senators probe NSA's bonfire of phone records
The Register (Ed Felten)

Paeans to the 'Postwar Order' Won't Save Us
War on the Rocks (Robert Keohane)