July 30, 2016

Saturday Open Thread: West Wing Week

This week's video hasn't been released.  In case you missed it, "How Cool is this?"  6/24/16. … [Read more...]

Friday Open Thread: African American Economists


Margaret C. Simms is an Institute Fellow at the Urban Institute and Director of the Institute's Low-Income Working Families project, a research initiative exploring challenges faced by 9 million families and their 19 million children. … [Read more...]

Thursday Open Thread: African American Economists


William A. (“Sandy”) Darity Jr. is the Samuel DuBois Cook Professor of Public Policy, African and African American Studies, and Economics and the director of the Samuel DuBois Cook Center on Social Equity at Duke University. He has served as chair of … [Read more...]

Wednesday Open Thread: African American Economists


As a child, Roland G. Fryer Jr. often visited his great-aunt and -uncle's house in Daytona Beach, Fla. They had pancakes there on weekends -- fried in the same pan in which the couple made crack out of water, baking soda and cocaine they'd bought in … [Read more...]

Tuesday Open Thread: African American Economists


Cecilia Rouse, Dean of the Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs at Princeton University, is one of the nation’s most prominent labor and education economists with substantial experience both in academia and policymaking. After … [Read more...]

Monday Open Thread: Happy July 4th!


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Sunday Open Thread: West Wing Week

https://youtu.be/SrrVQJlz-OQ?list=PLE1EB2717BDB0BFC3 … [Read more...]