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Expanding access to elections

January 17, 2020
Early voting laws can have significant effects on participation and the partisan composition of government.

Tuition troubles

January 13, 2020
Texas may show how to keep colleges open to poor students, while still providing a top-notch education.

Carrying the scars of conflict

January 8, 2020
How does being exposed to violence as a child affect the behavior of asylum seekers in their new host country?

Kicking the can down the road

December 6, 2019
The AEA interviews Pierre Yared about why government debt keeps rising and how we can get it under control.

Embracing our differences

December 2, 2019
What effect does campus racial diversity have on the way whites act toward minority students?