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Benjamin Keys' research on home refinancing mistakes

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Why did millions of Americans just not bother to refinance their mortgages?
via - Washington Post

Brett Goldstein on CAPP and urban ecosystems

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It's What You Do With Data: Understanding Urban Ecosystems
via - Code for America

Chicago Harris COO Marc Farinella, AM’87, on North Carolina's shifting political dynamics

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North Carolina, in Political Flux, Battles for Its Identity
via - New York Times

Anjali Adukia honored with APPAM's 2014 Best Dissertation Award

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APPAM Presents 2014 Best Dissertation Award to University of Chicago’s Anjali Adukia
via - Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management

Roger Myerson on economic development in Ukraine

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Chicago recipe for treating Ukraine's weaknesses
via - Kyiv Post

William Howell on the expansion of presidential power

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How Barack Obama is expanding presidential power — and what it means for the future
via - Vox

Jens Ludwig on the challenges of using big data in public policy

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Why big data has some big problems when it comes to public policy
via - Washington Post

Norman Bradburn on a new approach to measuring humanities enrollment

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Humanities vs. STEM, Redux
via - Inside Higher Ed

James Heckman's research on parenting interventions for malnourished children

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How Early-Childhood Education Can Aid the Poorest Children
via - Chicago Magazine

Ethan Bueno de Mesquita's research on term limits and political effectiveness

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To cure presidents' second-term woes, stop limiting them to two terms
via - Vox