News & Awards

News Clips: July 23-29

Jul 23, 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.

Survey: Social justice divides Americans
The Conversation (by Marc Fleurbaey)

Melania Trump’s Press Strategy Is Looking More And More Like Her Husband’s
Huffington Post (Lauren Wright)

Editorial: Another cost of opioid addiction: fewer workers
The Virginian-Pilot (Alan Krueger)

Google Runs on Freelancers (but Doesn't Give Them All the Great Perks)
Inc. (Alan Krueger)

If only those with capital reap the benefits of capitalism, change the system
BusinessDay (Alan Krueger)

Universal basic income vs jobs guarantees: which one will make us happier?
Boing Boing (Daniel Kahneman and Alan Krueger)

Don't Be Concerned About Michael Cohen
The Rush Limbaugh Show (Julian Zelizer)

The Daily News’ destruction shows only right-wing newspapers will be left
City & State New York (Paul Starr)

How we might begin to reduce school shootings in America
LSE US Centre (Sara McLanahan)

Misreading the “Liberal Order”: Why We Need New Thinking in American Foreign Policy
Lawfare (Helen Milner)

Why Pakistan is back in trouble with balance of payment
Herald (by Atif Mian)

Time For A ‘National Political Warfare Center’ To Run US Actions Overseas?
Task & Purpose (Ryan Crocker)

Trump is pressuring the Fed to keep interest rates low. Nixon actually did it — and damaged the economy
Los Angeles Times (Alan Blinder)

Thyssenkrupp Power Vacuum Is Just the Start of the Breakup Fight
Bloomberg (Harold James)

Real Time Economics: White House Readies Aid for Farmers Hurt In Trade Battles
The Wall Street Journal (Janet Currie)

Two Words Democrats May Regret
Jewish Journal (Julian Zelizer)

Leaked hush-money tape piles pressure on Trump, with ex-lawyer bent on speaking the ‘truth’
The Japan Times (Julian Zelizer)

Survey: Americans don’t like the government, but on average they want more of it
The Conversation (by Marc Fleurbaey)

The Briefing: On MS-13 and the 'Abolish ICE' movement
The Buffalo News (Julian Zelizer)

Biased Hackjob: The Worst Moments from CNN’s ‘2000s’ Smear of Bush
MRC NewsBusters (Julian Zelizer)

The G.O.P. Stands By as Trump Upends American Security
The New Yorker (Julian Zelizer)

President Trump Is Considering Revoking Security Clearances of His Critics
TIME (Julian Zelizer)

The 'Tweet and Retreat' foreign policy of Donald Trump
NY Daily News (Daniel Kurtzer)

Corporations targeted for directing franchise hiring
Washington Examiner (Alan Krueger)

How About a Free Market for Wages?
Bloomberg Opinion (Alan Krueger)

Anticipating Automation, States Retool Apprenticeships, Education
U.S. News and World Report (Alan Krueger)

United Nations report puts U.S. to shame among developed countries
Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder (Angus Deaton)

Eppur Si Muove, or, How Not to Explain Stagnant Real Wages
Cato Institute (Gene Grossman)

Leaked tape piles pressure on Trump, with ex-lawyer to speak 'truth'
Daily Mail (Julian Zelizer)

Trump sounds normal in private. It's all an act.
CNN (by Julian Zelizer)

Looking back at 5 years of the Brookings Now blog
Brookings Institution (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Economists Can’t Write Economically, Driving Demand for Brevity
The Wall Street Journal (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Nancy Hopkins Named Xconomy’s 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award Winner
xconomy (Shirley Tilghman)

Lenkner Says Drug Manufacturers Created the Opioid Crisis
Bloomberg (Alan Krueger)

Survey: the Americans’ critical embrace of religion
The Conversation (Marc Fleurbaey)

Nearly 6 Decades Later, Lessons From The Nixon-Khrushchev 'Kitchen Debate'
WBUR 90.9 (Julian Zelizer)

Ex-diplomats warn Pompeo against cutting U.S. refugee bureau
KFGO (Ryan Crocker)

State Roundup, July 23, 2018 (Ben Jealous)

Oil, Government Take & Spending: Navigating Guyana’s Developmental Challenges – 4
Stabroek News (Paul Starr)

How This Freelance Approach Can Produce Full-Time Results
Entrepreneur (Alan Krueger)

The Cruelest Month
Hill Post (Angus Deaton)

Memoir 'Cancerland' Illuminates Stories Of Hope, Loss And Life With The Disease
WBUR 90.9 (Adel Mahmoud)