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Alexandra Kalev in Center for American Progress

Alexandra Kalev (Cohort 12 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

 in "There Is a Supply of Diverse Workers in Tech, So Why Is Silicon Valley So Lacking in Diversity?" in Center for American Progress, March 29, 2017.

Dr. Kalev is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Tel Aviv University
March 31, 2017

Ted Gayer on Reason.com

Ted Gayer (Cohort 6 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "Donald Trump's Climate Change Executive Order Will Make Energy Cheaper" on reason.com, March 28, 2017.

Dr. Gayer is Vice President and Director of Economic Studies in the at Brookings Institution
March 31, 2017

Jonathan B. Oberlander co-authored in The Washington Post

Jonathan B. Oberlander (Cohort 2 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

co-authors "Obamacare is the law of the land. But it’s still vulnerable. " in The Washington Post, March 27, 2017.

Dr. Oberlander is Professor in the School of Medicine and School of Public Health at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
March 31, 2017

Michael B. Greenstone in the media

Michael B. Greenstone (Cohort 5 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "The Trump EPA: A Dramatic Shift From the Obama Era" in Fox Business and in "Fuel Economy" in Climatewire, March 28, 2017. He was also in "Even As Trump Scuttles Climate Policy, Diehards Propose New Cap-And-Trade System For Auto Emissions" in Forbes, March 29, 2017.

 

Dr. Greenstone is Milton Friedman Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at University of Chicago
March 31, 2017

Brendan Nyhan in the news

Brendan Nyhan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

Brendan Nyhan in "Trump’s Immigration Policies Have Become A Flashpoint" in The Huffington Post, in "How the Science of "Blue Lies" May Explain Trump's Support" ain Scientific American and in "Most Americans like science — and are willing to pay for it" in Science News on March 24, 2017. He was also in "Infowars apologizes for spreading 'Pizzagate' theory. What does that mean for fake news?" in the Christian Science Monitor, March 26, 2017.

Dr. Nyhan is Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College
March 29, 2017

Michael L. Anderson in Romper

Michael L. Anderson (Cohort 13 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "Do Healthier Lunches Affect Kids' Test Scores? A Recent Study Unearthed A Not-So-Surprising Link" in Romper, March 23, 2017.

Dr. Anderson is Associate Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at University of California, Berkeley
March 29, 2017

Erika Franklin Fowler in Campaigns & Elections

Erika Franklin Fowler (Cohort 14 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "Local Cable And the Future Of Campaign Media Strategy" in Campaigns & Elections, March 24, 2017.

Dr. Fowler is Associate Professor in the Department of Government at Wesleyan University
March 29, 2017

Jonah B. Gelback in Reuters

Jonah B. Gelbach (Cohort 8 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

 in "Pension funds to SCOTUS: Save our class action opt-out rights" in Reuters, March 8, 2016.

Dr. Gelbach is Associate Professor of Law in the Law School at University of Pennsylvania
March 29, 2017

Susan M. Giaimo in Fox News

Susan M. Giaimo (Cohort 1 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "Fox News host calls on Speaker Ryan to resign after President Trump tells fans to watch her show" in Fox News, March 26, 2017.

 

Dr. Giaimo is Visiting Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science at Marquette University
March 29, 2017

Harold A. Pollack in the news

Harold A. Pollack (Cohort 1 — Yale Alumni List) 

authored "Paul Ryan Failed Because His Bill Was a Dumpster Fire" in Politico, March 25, 2017. He was in "Ryancare Failed Because Paul Ryan Is Still Learning How To Govern" in Forbes, March 24, 2017. Lastly, he was in "A health care bill written to fail and other notable comments" in the New York Post, and in "The Death Of Trumpcare Is The Ultimate Proof Of Obamacare’s Historic Accomplishment" in The Huffington Post on March 26, 2017.

Dr. Pollack is Helen Ross Professor in the School of Social Service Administration at University of Chicago
March 29, 2017

Rogan T. Kersh in the Winston-Salem Chronicle

Rogan T. Kersh (Cohort 5 — Yale Alumni List) 

 in "Poverty Thought Force report presented to county commissioners" in the Winston-Salem Chronicle, March 23, 2017.

Dr. Kersh is Provost and Professor of Political Science in the at Wake Forest University
March 27, 2017

Seema Jayachandran in SBS News

Seema Jayachandran (Cohort 11 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "India has more illiterates than anywhere in the world – partly because of a preference for sons" in SBS News, March 22, 2017.

Dr. Jayachandran is Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at Northwestern University
March 27, 2017

Michael L. Anderson in The Atlantic

Michael L. Anderson (Cohort 13 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "Do Healthy Lunches Improve Student Test Scores?" in The Atlantic, March 22, 2017.

Dr. Anderson is Associate Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at University of California, Berkeley
March 27, 2017

Brendan Nyhan in the media

Brendan Nyhan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "Trump’s weak closing argument on health care — and why it matters" in Vox, on March 22, 2017. He was also in " Is Trumpcare already here?" in Politico, in "Vladimir Putin Has Already Won" in New York Magazine, and  in "The problem with facts" in The Straits Times, March 23, 2017.

Dr. Nyhan is Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College
March 27, 2017

Brendan Nyhan in The Upshot

Brendan Nyhan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

 co-authored "Why People Continue to Believe Objectively False Things" in The Upshot, March 22, 2017,

Dr. Nyhan is Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College
March 23, 2017

Jonathan B. Oberlander in the National Catholic Register

Jonathan B. Oberlander (Cohort 2 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

 in "The Trump-Ryan Cure for Obamacare: What’s in Play" in the National Catholic Register, March 21, 2017.

Dr. Oberlander is Professor in the School of Medicine and School of Public Health at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
March 23, 2017

Harold A. Pollack in the news

Harold A. Pollack (Cohort 1 — Yale Alumni List) 

in "State legislators work on bill to establish single-player healthcare system" in the Richmond Confidential, March 16, 2017. He was also in "How Chuck’s became a symbol of what’s wrong with America’s gun laws" in The Economist, March 16, 2017. In "Paul Ryan’s Favorite Talking Point About Medicaid Is Utter Bunk" in Slate, March 20, 2017. In "A Matter of Life and Death" in The Huffington Post, March 21, 2017. Lastly, he authored "Trump voter would have large ACA subsidy, but is too busy raging at undocumented neighbors to care" in Health Insurance, March 20, 2017,

Dr. Pollack is Helen Ross Professor in the School of Social Service Administration at University of Chicago
March 23, 2017

Christopher A. Bail in The Atlantic

Christopher A. Bail (Cohort 18 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "The Denationalization of American Muslims" in The Atlantic, March 19, 2017.

Dr. Bail is Douglas and Ellen Lowey Assistant Professor of Sociology in the Department of Sociology at Duke University
March 23, 2017

Helen B. Marrow in the Chicago Tribune

Helen B. Marrow (Cohort 15 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "Immigration activist Arellano allowed to remain in United States for another year" in the Chicago Tribune, March 15, 2017.

Dr. Marrow is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at Tufts University
March 23, 2017

David Frisvold in Undark

David Frisvold (Cohort 13 — Michigan Alumni List) 

 in "Trump Team Can’t Find Evidence That Feeding Hungry Pupils Matters. Here’s Some." in Undark, March 17, 2017.

Dr. Frisvold is Associate Professor in the Department of Economics at University of Iowa
March 23, 2017

Erika Franklin Fowler in The Washington Times

Erika Franklin Fowler (Cohort 14 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "Campaign TV ads had significant impact in swaying voters in 2016: Study" in The Washington Times, March 16, 2017.

Dr. Fowler is Associate Professor in the Department of Government at Wesleyan University
March 23, 2017

Rogan T. Kersh in the Winston-Salem Journal

Rogan T. Kersh (Cohort 5 — Yale Alumni List) 

in "Panel recommends "Poverty Czar" to tackle local poverty " in the Winston-Salem Journal, February 14, 2017.

Dr. Kersh is Provost and Professor of Political Science in the at Wake Forest University
March 23, 2017

Jonathan B. Oberlander in News & Record

Jonathan B. Oberlander (Cohort 2 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "Susan Ladd: Many in NC would be priced out of insurance under 'Trumpcare' " in News & Record, March 16, 2017.

Dr. Oberlander is Professor in the School of Medicine and School of Public Health at University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
March 23, 2017

Robert P. Saldin authors new book

Robert P. Saldin (Cohort 17 — Harvard Alumni List) 

authors "When Bad Policy Makes Good Politics" in Oxford University Press, February 24, 2017.

Dr. Saldin is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at University of Montana
March 20, 2017

Robert P. Saldin in Slate

Robert P. Saldin (Cohort 17 — Harvard Alumni List) 

in "Good Scores Don’t Make Good Policy" in Slate, March 15, 2017.

Dr. Saldin is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at University of Montana
March 20, 2017