News & Announcements

Michael L. Anderson in Live Mint

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

in "Better mid-day meals enhance students’ academic performance" in Live Mint, March 10, 2017.

 

Dr. Anderson is Associate Professor in the Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics at University of California, Berkeley
March 13, 2017

Jonah B. Gelbach co-authors in the Stanford Law Review

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

co-authors "American Pipe Tolling, Statutes of Repose, and Protective Filings" in SLR, March 2017,
 

Dr. Gelbach is Associate Professor of Law in the Law School at University of Pennsylvania
March 13, 2017

Rashawn Ray in Encore

Rashawn Ray (Cohort 17 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

 in "FREE MOVEMENT MOMENT: Solving real problems in the world" in Encore, March 7, 2016.

 

Dr. Ray is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology at University of Maryland, College Park
March 13, 2017

Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach authors in The Hill

Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach (Cohort 9 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

authors "America's small investment in government data has big payoffs", The Hill, March 7, 2017.

 

Dr. Schanzenbach is Professor of Human Development and Social Policy in the at Northwestern University
March 13, 2017

John N. Friedman in The Jewish Voice

John N. Friedman (Cohort 14 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "CUNY & SUNY Beat Out Columbia  in Affording Students Higher Earning Jobs", The Jewish Voice, March 8, 2017.
 

Dr. Friedman is Associate Professor of Economics in the Economics Department at Brown University
March 13, 2017

Brendan Nyhan in BuzzFeed

Brendan Nyhan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "Inside the Anti-Science Forces on the Internet", in BuzzFeed, March 7, 2017.
 

Dr. Nyhan is Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College
March 13, 2017

Tara McKay on Health Affairs

Tara McKay (Cohort 20 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

writes "The Social Costs Of Repealing The ACA" in Health Affairs Blog, March 7, 2017.
 

Dr. McKay is Assistant Professor in the Center for Medicine, Health and Society at Vanderbilt University
March 13, 2017

Harold Pollack and Jens Ludwig on NPR

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

and Jens Ludwig (2009 Awardee) in "Chicago Leaders Use Cognitive Behavorial Therapy To Combat Violent Crime" on WCAI NPR, February 28, 2017.

 

Dr. Pollack is Helen Ross Professor in the School of Social Service Administration at University of Chicago
March 13, 2017

Cathy J. Cohen in Alternet

Cathy J. Cohen (Cohort 3 — Yale Alumni List) 

in "How a Group of Harry Potter Fans Became Social Activists" in Alternet, March 4, 2017.

Dr. Cohen is David and Mary Wilson Green Professor in the Department of Political Science at University of Chicago
March 10, 2017

John Cawley and David Frisvold in Santa Fe Reporter

John Cawley (Cohort 6 — Michigan Alumni List) 

and David Frisvold in "Sitting Down With a Soda Tax Expert" in Santa Fe Reporter, March 6, 2017.

Dr. Frisvold is Associate Professor, Department of Economics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA

Dr. Cawley is Professor in the Departments of Policy Analysis and Management, and Economics at Cornell University
March 08, 2017

Diane Whitmore Schanzebach in Evanston Now

Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach (Cohort 9 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

in "$1 million grant to fund K-12 assessment" in Evanston Now, March 6, 2017.

Dr. Schanzenbach is Professor of Human Development and Social Policy in the at Northwestern University
March 08, 2017

Alexandra Kalev in the news

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

in "This women’s sport you’ve never heard of is taking Israel by storm" in Arizona Jewish Post, March 6, 2017, and in "Why diversity can only strengthen the next era of North America’s heavy industry", The Boss Magazine, March 2017.

Dr. Kalev is Associate Professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology at Tel Aviv University
March 08, 2017

Michael A. Neblo in Newsroom America

Michael A. Neblo (Cohort 8 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "To Improve Our Political Climate, 'Change The Questions We Ask'" in Newsroom America, March 6, 2017.

Dr. Neblo is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at The Ohio State University
March 08, 2017

Brendan Nyhan in the news

Brendan Nyhan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "Analysis: Why Canadians' climate concerns don't always line up with the evidence" in CBC News, March 6, 2017 and in "Facebook’s fake news tag is here. Who is charged with flagging hoaxes?" in The Christian Science Monitor, March 6, 2017.

Dr. Nyhan is Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College
March 08, 2017

John N. Friedman co-authors in The Equality of Opportunity Project

John N. Friedman (Cohort 14 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

co-authors a paper titled: "Mobility Report Cards: The Role of Colleges in Intergenerational Mobility" in The Equality of Opportunity Project, January 2017.

Dr. Friedman is Associate Professor of Economics in the Economics Department at Brown University
March 07, 2017

Christopher A. Adolph co-writes in The Washington Post

Christopher A. Adolph (Cohort 14 — Michigan Alumni List) 

co-writes "Do African exports to China hurt labor rights? Here’s what we found" in The Washington Post, March 3, 2017.

Dr. Adoph is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at University of Washington
March 07, 2017

Vincent L. Hutchings in The New York Times

Vincent L. Hutchings (Cohort 7 — Yale Alumni List) 

in "Just How Abnormal Is the Trump Presidency? Rating 20 Events" in The New York Times, February 27, 2017.

Dr. Hutchings is Professor in the Department of Political Science at University of Michigan
March 07, 2017

Michael A. Neblo in the news

Michael A. Neblo (Cohort 8 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "'What should we do' in lieu of 'What do you want' can improve political climate" in DNA, March 4, 2017, in "Could a 'Facebook' for democracy help save American politics?" in The Christian Science Monitor, March 2, 2017, in "In Town Halls Across the US, Countless Women Are Standing Up for Abortion Rights" in Broadly, March 3, 2017, in "Around the world in health this week" in The Hindu, March 5, 2017, and in "The Topsy Turvey World of Political Science in Trump's America" in Wired, March 5, 2017.

Dr. Neblo is Associate Professor in the Department of Political Science at The Ohio State University
March 07, 2017

Kevin M. Esterling co-authors in Science

Kevin M. Esterling (Cohort 7 — Berkeley/UCSF Alumni List) 

co-authors "The need for a translational science of democracy" in Science, Vol. 355, Issue 6328, pp. 914-915, DOI: 10.1126/science.aal3900, March 3, 2017.

Dr. Esterling is Professor of Political Science and Public Policy in the Department of Political Science and School of Public Policy; and at University of California, Riverside
March 07, 2017

Mireille Jacobson in Bloomberg

Mireille Jacobson (Cohort 11 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "Another Reason to Fight Opioid Addiction: Economics" in Bloomberg, March 3, 2017.

Dr. Jacobson is Associate Professor of Economics and Public Policy in the The Paul Merage School of Business at University of California, Irvine
March 07, 2017

Ted Gayer in the news

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

in "Members of Congress met to discuss the costs of climate change. They ended up debating its existence", in The Boston Globe, March 1, 2017 and in "Who's afraid of the 'administrative state'?" in Independent Record, March 6, 2017.

Dr. Gayer is Vice President and Director of Economic Studies in the at Brookings Institution
March 07, 2017

Brendan Nyhan in Free Beacon

Brendan Nyhan (Cohort 16 — Michigan Alumni List) 

in "Study Finds Democrats Are More Likely To Fall For Media Hoaxes After Election Loss" in Free Beacon, March 2, 2017.

Dr. Nyhan is Assistant Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College
March 07, 2017

Michael B. Greenstone in the news

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

in "Too much federal regulation has piled up in America" in The Economist, March 2, 2017 and in "Here’s how America can deregulate its way to faster growth — and faster airplanes" in AEI, March 3, 2017.

Dr. Greenstone is Milton Friedman Professor of Economics in the Department of Economics at University of Chicago
March 07, 2017

Jason Barabas in The Nation

Jason Barabas (Cohort 11 — Harvard Alumni List) 

in "How Wealthy Donors Drive Aggressive Foreign Policy" in the Nation, March 1, 2016.

Dr. Barabas is Professor in the Department of Political Science at Stony Brook University
March 02, 2017

Hilary Levey Friedman in The Jewish Voice

Hilary Levey Friedman (Cohort 16 — Harvard Alumni List) 

in "An ordinary mother’s letters and poems tell of the heartbreak of life under the Third Reich" in The Jewish Voice, January 20, 2017.

Dr. Friedman is Visiting Assistant Professor of American Studies in the at Brown University
March 02, 2017