WWS in the News

News Clips: Week of Apr. 4 - 9

Apr 6, 2017

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 extaff@princeton.edu, and we will add it promptly.

A world without jobs
The Somerville Times (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Prescribing Crisis
Jacobin (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Quiet Epidemic Killing White Americans?
The Final Call (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Will Uber, Lyft Replace Ambulances? E-cigarette Injuries on the Rise
Hospitals & Health Networks (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Scholars Who Sounded Alarm About Rising White Death Rates Attacked for ‘Racism’
Heatstreet (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Is Despair Killing the White Working Class? Ask Angus Deaton
Knowledge @ Wharton (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Donald Trump Pushes Government to Fight 'Death by Despair' Opioid Disaster
Breitbart (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Editorial: ‘Deaths of despair’
The Progress-Index (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

If white America is in ‘crisis,’ what have black Americans been living through?
The Salt Lake Tribune (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

What Happens at Home When People Can’t Depend on Stable Work
Harvard Business Review (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

"Deaths of Despair" and Left-wing Hostility to Poor Whites' Narratives
Front Page Magazine (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Overwhelmed by a sea of despair
Socialistworker.org (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Why Are So Many White Americans Dying?
POLITICO Magazine (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

We must win over, not deride, Trump voters
The Seattle Times (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

‘How dare you work on whites’: Professors under fire for research on white mortality
The Washington Post (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

My Most Unpopular Idea: Be Nice to Trump Voters
The New York Times (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

If white America is in ‘crisis,’ what have black Americans been living through?
The Washington Post (Anne Case and Angus Deaton)

Why senators use such apocalyptic rhetoric about the "nuclear option" rule change
Vox (Julian Zelizer) 

Does the Gorsuch vote really portend a nuclear winter for governing?
Christian Science Monitor (Julian Zelizer)

Stress over retirement saving may compound the problem
Chicago Tribune (Eldar Shafir) 

Trump meets Xi: What's at stake
CNN (Aaron Friedberg) 

The GOP Debacle and the New Poor
The American Prospect (Alan Krueger) 

Hungary takes aim at Soros as parliament backs university curbs
Financial Times (Kim Lane Scheppele) 

San Diego's new minimum wage already may be killing jobs
San Diego Union-Tribune (Alan Krueger) 

Meet Donald Trump, Riverboat Gambler
Forbes (Alan Blinder)

Schumer's nuclear folly and other notable comments
New York Post (Julian Zelizer)

The Progressive Agenda Now: Jobs and Medicare for All
The American Prospect (Paul Starr) 

Why Stephen Hawking Thinks a World Government Is the Solution to the Threat of AI Invation
Nature World News (Edward Felten)

10 Reasons Millions of Working-Age Men Are Giving up on Having a Career
The Cheat Sheet (Alan Krueger)