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News Clips: July 9-15

Jul 9, 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, please email, and we will add it promptly.

BC to Continue Using Race in Admissions, Discounting Trump Administration
The Heights (Alan Krueger)

Fast-Food Chains Back Away From Limits On Whom They Hire
NPR (Alan Krueger)

7 Fast-Food Chains Will Now Allow Workers To Move Between Franchises
Huffington Post (Alan Krueger)

Seven Fast Food Restaurants Agree to Stop Practice That Screws Workers
The Stranger (Alan Krueger)

Ray Dalio on universal basic income
Macro Business (Angus Deaton)

Simple acts against women that you didn’t know are sexist
SDE (Susan Fiske)

The Changing Face of Illegal Border Crossings
The Wall Street Journal (Douglas Massey)

Ending the Dead-End-Job Trap
The New York Times (Alan Krueger)

7 Fast-Food Chains to End ‘No Poach’ Deals That Lock Down Low-Wage Workers
The New York Times (Alan Krueger)

Quotation of the day on how trade works
AEIdeas (Alan Blinder)

What ‘Abolish ICE’ Actually Means
The Atlantic (Julian Zelizer)

5 Ways to Overcome Unconscious Biases That Negatively Impact Selection for High-Performance Jobs at Your Organization
Entrepreneur (Cecilia Rouse)

Happy Retirement, How To Live Well In Your Golden Years
Forbes (Angus Deaton)

Suicide is a bigger problem than you might think (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Study on opioid use in Sullivan County
The River Reporter (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Facing deaths of despair from the depths of despair in West Virginia
STAT (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

The Big Data dilemma
Finextra (Eldar Shafir)

Egypt’s 1st vaccine manufacturer named after Dr. Adel Mahmoud
Egypt Today (Adel Mahmoud)

Boosting Industry Isn’t Trump’s Sole Trade Goal
The Wall Street Journal (Alan Blinder)

Eleven states launch investigation targeting fast-food hiring practices
The Spokesman-Review (Alan Krueger)

11 states launch investigation targeting fast-food hiring practices
Duluth News Tribune (Alan Krueger)

11 states take aim at ‘no-poaching’ clauses that critics say limit fast-food workers’ pay
The Virginian-Pilot (Alan Krueger)

500,000 Opioid Deaths Expected in Next Decade. Why?
WND (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

India Seeing The Back Of Extreme Poverty
The Navhind Times (Angus Deaton)

The Great Indian Poverty Debate is ending
The Free Press Journal (Angus Deaton)

Pinkerton: Democrats Should Beware the Ides of Midterms
Breitbart (Julian Zelizer)

The Early Edition: July 9, 2018
Just Security (Julian Zelizer)

Her Husband Was a Princeton Graduate Student. Then He Was Taken Prisoner in Iran.
The New York Times Magazine (Stephen Kotkin)

Poll: Intafada Mastermind Marwan Barghouti is Palestinian Favorite to Succeed Abbas
Breitbart (Salam Fayyad)

Stop squandering our most valuable resource – America’s talented youth
Minnesota Spokesman-Recorder (Kathryn Edin)

The politics behind Brett Kavanaugh’s nomination and the Senate battle ahead
PBS NewsHour (Julian Zelizer)

Dems mull whether Warren is the one to take on Trump
The Hill (Julian Zelizer)

How Racial Animosity Helped Republicans Take Control of the Post-Civil Rights South
Pacific Standard (Ilyana Kuziemko)

Trade deficits are 'inevitable,' says former Fed official
CNBC (Alan Blinder)

Book Excerpt: What Can An Academic Tell American Soldiers In The Field?
Task & Purpose (co-authored by Jacob Shapiro)

States launch investigation targeting fast-food hiring practices
Los Angeles Times (Alan Krueger)

Trump regarded differently going into NATO summit
CNN (by Julian Zelizer)