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As countries in the region struggle to address the impacts from COVID-19, there are lessons to be learned from Ghana's leapfrog experiment providing free senior... [Read More]
Barry Fadem, President of the National Popular Vote, writes that the Supreme Court's decision on faithless electors reaffirms the states' ability to choose electors based... [Read More]
"It is difficult to not take these new developments personally." [Read More]
Mathieu Despard, Michal Grinstein-Weiss, Yung Chun, and Stephen Roll share findings on the economic pain of families who have lost jobs or income due to... [Read More]
In 1946, George Orwell wrote, "But if thought corrupts language, language can also corrupt thought." These words convey a fundamental truth about the relationship between... [Read More]
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From algorithms to VR, Darrell West and John Allen share a glossary of emerging technology terms from their new book Turning Point: Policymaking in the... [Read More]
Maurice Kugler and Shakti Sinha examine India's response to COVID-19 and its effects on employment and poverty. [Read More]
Loren Adler and Christen Linke Young examine the existing coverage for COVID-19 testing, outline ways to improve access, and propose how to better finance COVID-19... [Read More]
This paper examines recent development in ASEAN countries and the impacts of ongoing global turbulence, the U.S.-China trade war, and the COVID-19 crisis on ASEAN... [Read More]
Schools and the teachers in them are embedded in our racist society. [Read More]
Molly Reynolds, Jackson Gode and Christian Potter write that the COVID-19 pandemic has both required oversight from House committees and also changed the way they... [Read More]
Winning government bids lead directly to job creation in a firm's industry, but evidence shown in two papers to be presented at 2020 Muni Finance Conference... [Read More]
Few state governments adequately report on the state of their infrastructure and the estimated costs of maintaining it over time, Zhirong Zhao, Camila Fonseca-Sarmiento, and Jie Tan say in a... [Read More]
2020 Municipal Finance Conference papers on prudent strategies for state and local governments confronting low returns on pension investments, aging workforces, and pressure to build portfolios large enough to... [Read More]
Papers presented at the 2020 Municipal Finance Conference investigate two aspects of the impact of these changes on the municipal bond market.  ... [Read More]
Stephanie Cheng, Gus De Franco, and Pengkai Lin of the Freeman School of Business at Tulane University evaluate the impact of the passage of medical marijuana laws on... [Read More]
Daniel Kaufmann explains how countries with better governance standards are exhibiting a better response and results in coping with COVID-19 than poorly governed countries. [Read More]
African women's WTO leadership candidacy, unrest in Ethiopia, the death of Côte d'Ivoire's prime minister, and Tanzania's new middle-income country status, in this week's Africa... [Read More]
Perception is indeed reality, and President Andrés Manuel López Obrador — and Mexico — can ill afford to be perceived as President Trump's patsies at... [Read More]
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