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Aug 25, 2016
Woodrow Wilson School

Game-changing events often occur during presidential campaigns. These moments — which can transform party dynamics, voters and even the candidates themselves — oftentimes influence the outcome of the election. 

But what about the 2016 presidential campaign? Have we seen moments like these? And, if we have, are they even worth looking...

In The News
Aug 22, 2016

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 ...

Aug 18, 2016
Woodrow Wilson School

From straw polls of the 19th century to modern polling of today, polls have played a significant role in the American political landscape. But what is a poll? With dozens of new polls coming out every week, how can we make sense of the data onslaught? Is there a way to reduce the confusion? And what role can polls play in 2016, an election year...

Aug 15, 2016
Princeton Communications

It was a Princeton moment more than 3,600 miles from FitzRandolph Gate: two Princetonians standing together outside the presidential palace in Lima, Peru, on July 28, wearing business suits adorned with sashes in the red and white of their nation's flag.

One was Pedro Pablo Kuczynski, the nation's newly elected president, who earned a...

In The News
Aug 15, 2016

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 ...

Aug 11, 2016
Woodrow Wilson School

Professor Christopher Neilson is passionate about ensuring that government policy — in particular education policy — is founded on theory and measurement. He aspires to upend the typical formula where policymakers develop, implement and program, and then...