News & Awards

News Clips: Week of Mar. 13 - 19

Mar 17, 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, and we will add it promptly.

Africa, Trump and the politics of aid
Anadolu Agency (Angus Deaton)

The Village Interview: Pankaj Mishra
Village Magazine (Angus Deaton)

Trump's push for 'merit-based' immigration may not deliver the benefits he expects
Concord Register (Angus Deaton)

Nobel laureate Sir Angus Deaton named a Presidential Professor
USC News (Angus Deaton)

Former International Trade Commissioner Shrugs Off 'Doomsday' Predictions
Bloomberg Law (Angus Deaton)

Hawick pupils hit YouTube in bid to find new headteacher
Hawick News (Angus Deaton)

Modern slavery
Daily Times (Angus Deaton)

Trump's push for 'merit-based' immigration may not deliver the benefits he expects
Los Angeles Times (Angus Deaton)

The ways America is worse off than Bangladesh
The Nation (Angus Deaton)

Fed To Announce Whether It Will Raise Interest Rates
NPR (Alan Blinder)

Why America's Founding Fathers wanted the president to take a salary
Washington Post (Julian Zelizer)

How do They Measure the Effectiveness of Birth Control?
Washington City Paper (James Trussell) 

Watch out: Mammals shrink when Earth heats up, study says
ABC News (Michael Oppenheimer)

Trump Will Visit Andrew Jackson’s Grave in Nashville
NYT (Julian Zelizer)

Why Is Silicon Valley So Awful to Women?
The Atlantic (Cecilia Rouse)

Global warming: Fake news becomes no news
American Thinker (Michael Oppenheimer)

Uber in BC: Other cities offer hints about wages and conditions for would-be drivers
The Province (Alan Krueger)

Why Trump immigration reform faces uphill battle? The GOP.
Christian Science Monitor (Marta Tienda)

Assembly Election 2017: How Sonia Gandhi, RaGa and sycophants wrote the epitaph of Congress 
Firstpost (Atul Kohli)

No, there’s no ‘war on men’ in health care
Washington Post by Uwe Reinhardt

To Save The American Dream, We Have To Change How We Think About Work
Fast Company (Alan Krueger)

‘This … follows from the basic laws of physics’: Scientists rebuke Scott Pruitt on climate change
Washington Post (Michael Oppenheimer)

US ambassador to Israel: 'Great advantage to Netanyahu'
Aljazeera (Daniel Kurtzer)

CBO report adds to Mike Pence's woes
CNN by Julian  Zelizer