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2014

Joshua Goodman is quoted in Following in a sibling's footsteps by Kaitlin Mulhere, Inside Higher Ed, 9/19/2014.

Joshua Goodman is quoted in The Sibling Factor in Choosing a College by Doug Gavel, Communications and Public Affairs, 9/18/2014.

Brigitte Madrian is quoted in Experts: How to Fix the U.S. Retirement System by Richard Eisenberg, Forbes, 9/16/2014.

Research by Ed Glaeser is cited in Will Portland Always Be a Retirement Community for the Young? by Claire Cain Miller, The New York Times, 9/16/2014.

Research by Paul E. Peterson is cited in The Black Learning Gap Revisited by James Marshall Crotty, Forbes, 9/08/2014.

Paul E. Peterson interviewed Dean James Ryan in What We're Watching: Paul E. Peterson interviews James Ryan for HarvardX Course, Education Next, 9/07/2014.

Jose Gomez-Ibanez is intereveiwed in Harvard's Jose Gomez-Ibanez: Key insights on the furture of transportation and infrastructure by Leighton Walter Killie, Journalist's Resource, 9/05/2014.

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Jobless men are the thorniest social issue in the US, Op-ed by Ed Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 8/31/2014.

Can the U.S. afford another $3 trillion war?, Op-ed by Linda Bilmes, CNN, 8/27/2014.

Research by Brigitte Madrian, Justine Hastings, and William Skimmyhorn is quoted in Why Financial Education Might Not Work by Kimberly Palmer, U.S. News, 8/26/2014.

How to Deregulate Cities and States, Op-ed by Ed Glaeser and Cass R. Sunstein, The Wall Street Journal, 8/24/2014.

Robert Putnam is quoted in How Ferguson could be America's future by John Blake, CNN, 8/23/2014.

Joseph Aldy is interviewed in Why the job market actually improved after the BP oil spill by Jim Tankersely, The Washington Post, 8/22/2014.

Paul E. Peterson is quoted in Common Core Is Becoming Even More Unpopular by Richmond and Zinshteyn, The Atlantic, 8/21/2014. 

Herman B. “Dutch” Leonard is interviewed in The fumbles in Ferguson by Christina Pazzanese, Harvard Gazette, 8/21/2014.

Research by Paul E. Peterson is highlighted in Conservative study finds falling support for 'Common Core' by Tim Devaney, The Hill, 8/19/2014.

Research by Paul E. Peterson is highlighted in Support Slipping for Common Core, Especially Among Teachers, Poll Finds by Catherine Gewertz, Education Week, 8/19/2014.

Research by Paul E. Peterson is highlighted in Support For The Common Core Plummets, Especially Among Teachers by Rebecca Klein, The Huffington Post, 8/19/2014.

The Public Turns Against Teacher Tenure, Op-ed by Paul E. Peterson, The Wall Street Journal, 8/19/2014

Ed Glaeser is quoted in America's Top Young Adult Workforces: A Rust Belt Rebirth?, by Richey Piiparinen, The Huffington Post, 8/19/2014.

Paul E. Peterson is highlighted in Poll: Common Core support among teachers plummets, with fewer than half supporting it, by Valerie Strauss, The Washington Post, 8/19/2014.

Robert Putnam is highlighted in Toronto area needs to know true cost of congestion, by Michael Warren, The Star, 8/17/2014.

Ed Glaeser is quoted in The 18 most innovative cities on Earth, by Drake Baer, Financial Post, 08/06/2014.

Start-up company by Cristina Garmendia is featured in A Start-up Helps Towns Market Their Property, Lisa Prevost, The New York Times, 08/05/2014.

Ed Glaeser and Steve Poftak are interviewd in Pros and Cons of Growth in Massachusetts, Jared Bowen, WGBH News, 07/28/2014.

Josh Goodman is quoted in Affordable Options, by Jake New, Inside Higher Ed, 07/23/2014.

Research by Ed Glaser, Joshua Gottlieb, and Oren Zib is featured in Lafayette, Baton Rouge among the top 5 happiest places in the U.S., report says, by Dianna Samuels, The Times-Picayune, 07/21/2014.

Reserach by Ed Glaeser, Joshua Gottlieb, and Oren Zib is featured in The price is right, by Doug Gavel, Harvard Gazette, 07/15/2014. 

Steve Poftak is interviews in Hollywood Loves Boston - Should we Love it Back?, by Adam Reilly, WGBH News, 07/15/2014.

Research by Ed Glaeser, Joshua Gottlieb, and Oren Zib is featured in Why People Still Move to 'Unhappy' Places, by Eric Jaffe, Citylab, 07/14/2014.

Research by Ed Glaeser, Joshua Gottlieb, and Oren Zib is featured in What brings people to cities with unhappy residents?, by Sally Herships, Marketplace Economy, 07/14/2014.

Yesterday's VA Is Serving Today's Vetrans. Therein Lies the Problem, Op-ed by Linda Bilmes, Boston's NPR, 07/08/2014.

Ed Glaeser is quoted in Renewing urban renewal, by Christina Pazzanese, Harvard Gazette, 07/08/2014.

Luxury housing: Don't just build for Kremlin cronies, global elite,  Op-ed by Ed Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 07/06/2014.

Ed Glaeser is interviewd in Nine at Noon, Kathryn Ryan, Radio New Zealand, 06/27/2014.

Ed Glaeser is interviewd by the Barcelona Institute of Economy, 06/27/2014.

Research by Austin Frahkt and Amitabh Chandra is quoted in This is What Health Insurance Should Look Like, by Yevgeniy Feyman, Forbes, 06/20/2014. 

Josh Goodman is quoted in New Study Examines Impact of Double-Dose Algebra, by Doug Gavel, HKS, 06/18/2014.

Better nightlife through experimentation, Op-ed by Ed Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 06/15/2014.

Josh Goodman is interviewed in A rising tide, by Christina Pazzanese, Harvard Gazette, 06/12/2014. 

Linda Bilmes is interviewed in Disarry at the VA, by Christina Pazzanese, Harvard Gazette, 06/09/2014.

How to Pay for Only the Health Care You Want, by Austin Frahkt and Amitabh Chandra, The New York Times, 06/09/2014.

Ed Glaeser is quoted in Edward Glaeser: Successful Cities Depend on Density of Smart People, by Finbarr Burmingham, International Business Times, 06/03/2014.

Steve Poftak is quoted in Brighton rail station opening pushed back to 2016, by Martine Powers, The Boston Globe, 05/30/2014.

Why Public Executives Need Both Talent and the Elusive Team Chemistry, Op-ed by Bob Behn, Government Executive, 05/30/2014.

Brigitte Madrian is quoted in Do Women Need Guaranteed Retirement Income Products?, by Ashlea Ebling, Forbes, 05/23/2014.

Paul E. Peterson is quoted in US 'in denial' over poor math standards, by Sean Coughlan, BBC News, 05/20/2014

Happiness is Overrated, Op-ed by Ed Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 05/18/2014.

Ed Glaeser weighs in on Is Boston's Building Boom a Bust for City's Middle Class, WGBH News, 05/14/2014.

Study finds U.S. students lag behind those in other industrialized countries, Op-ed by Paul E. Peterson, Washington Examiner, 05/13/2014

Testimony by Jeff Liebman to the Senate Budget Committee, HKS News, 05/02/2014.

Amitabh Chandra is quoted in What Big Data Can't Tell Us About Health Care, by Lisa Rosenbaum, The New Yorker, 04/23/2014.

Research by Edward Glaeser, Oren Ziv, and Joshua D. Gottlieb is featured in Does Living in a City Make You Unhappy?, by Robert Miller, Dallas News, 04/22/2014.

Research by Amitabh Chandra, Jonathan Skinner, and Jonathan Holmes is featured in Acceleration is Forecast for Spending on Health, by Eduardo Porter, The New York Times, 04/22/2014.

Amitabh Chandra is quoted in Tough Healthcare Choices Ahead for Countries, Warns Economist, by Neo Chai Chin, Singapore Today, 04/18/2014.

Herman "Dutch" Leonard and Christine Cole are interviewed in Harvard Weighs in on Boston Marathon Bombing Response, WGBH News, 04/03/2014.

Robert Putnam is quoted in Income-Gap Issues Play Role in Elections, by Joe Vardon, The Columbus Dispatch, 04/13/2014.

Stop-and-Frisk Won't Work for Boston, Op-ed by Anthony Braga and Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 04/13/2014.

Edward Glaeser is interviewed in The World's Biggest Uprooting, by Amy He, China Daily USA, 04/23/2014.

Edward Glaeser is interviewed in If Mayors Ruled the World, Freaknomics Radio Podcast, 04/10/2014.

Herman "Dutch" Leonard testified before the House Committee on Homeland Security in House Committee Hearing on Marathon Bombing, by Roberto Scalese, The Boston Globe, 04/09/2014.

Joseph Aldy is interviewed in Joseph Aldy Provides Perspective on the new Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change Report, by Jenny Li Fowler, HKS News, 04/7/2014.

Got Big Data? First Define Your Big Question, by Robert D. Behn, Government Executive, April 1, 2014.

Edward Glaeser is interviewed in More Luxury Apartments in Boston, But Unmet Need For Affordable Rents, Radio Boston, 03/27/2014.

Raise Earnings, but go Beyond the Minimum Wage to do it, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 03/23/2014.

Boston Needs Cooler Buses, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 03/06/2014.

Jose Gomez-Ibanez is interviewed in Public Transportation Makes a Comeback, but not in Boston, by Elizabeth Barber, The Christian Science Monitor, 03/10/2014.

Linda Bilmes is interviewed in Here's How to Reform Civil Service in America, by Tom Fox, 02/21/2014.

Don't Bank on USPS, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 02/20/2014.

Joshua Goodman is interviewed in The Truth About Snow Days: Students Suffer When Cancellations Mount, by Tom Moroney, Bloomberg Businessweek, 02/18/2014.

Research by Jeffrey Liebman is featured in Using and Losing: Reforming Wasteful Year-End Spending, by Steve Nadis, Impact, Winter 2014.

Research by Edward Glaeser is highlighted in Save Room for Startups that Fuel the Economy, by Paul McMorrow, The Boston Globe, 02/11/2014.

Six Keys to Economic Opportunity, Op-ed by Paul E. Peterson, The Washington Times, 02/09/2014.

Jeffrey Liebman is interviewed in Social Impact Bonds, Radio Boston, 02/05/2014.

Tax Land, Not Buildings, To Help Cities Thrive, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 02/06/2014.

Research by Saguaro Seminar’s Robert Putnam, Carl Frederick, and Kaisa Snellman is highlighted in In US, Rich Kids Get Thinner, Poor Kids Fatter, by Rema Nagarajan, The Times of India, 02/2/2014.

Social Impact Bond Assistance Lab is discussed in Massachusetts Uses Largest 'Social Impact Bond' to Tackle Crime, by Richard Valdmanis, Reuters, 01/29/2014.

Which Comes First, Resources or Results?, by Robert D. Behn, Government Executive, 01/28/2014.

UN Funding is a Small Price for Peace, Op-ed by Linda Bilmes, The Boston Globe, 01/25/2014.

Joshua Goodman appears in Snow Days: The Benefits of School Closures, WGBH News, 01/22/2014.

The Secure Card Solution, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 01/23/2014.

Joshua Goodman is interviewed in Why Closing Schools During Snow Can Be Good For Kids, by Matthew Yglesias, Slate, 01/21/2014.

Increasing Socioeconomic Disparities in Adolescent Obesity, by Saguaro Seminar’s Carl Frederick, Kaisa Snellman, and Robert D. Putnam, Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 01/16/2014.

Research by the Saguaro Seminar is highlighted in Class Gap: Obesity Declines in Well-Off Kids, but Climbs in Poor, by Susan Nadeau, NBC News, 01/13/2014.

A paper by Edward Glaeser is highlighted in Rise of the Poor Megacity, by Joshua Keating, Slate, 01/09/2014.

New Urban Mechanics, Keep Tinkering, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 01/09/2014.

Edward Glaeser is interviewed by Boston Public Radio's Jim Braude and Margery Eagan in BPR Looks At The Beginning of Mayor Walsh's Term, 01/06/2014.

2013

New York announces in its Press Release the launch of the nation’s first state-led Pay for Success project, an initiative to train and employ formerly incarcerated individuals, with assistance from the Social Impact Bond Assistance Lab, 12/30/2013.

Rappaport Institute for Greater Boston co-hosted event is featured in Sharing 'the Wisdom of Boston', by Chuck Leddy, Harvard Gazette, 12/18/2013.

Linda Bilmes is interviewed in Dollars and Sense: Linda Bilmes on the Federal Budget Deal, by Doug Gavel, Harvard Kennedy School, 12/16/2013.

How to Make San Francisco's Housing More Affordable, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, Bloomberg, 12/13/2013.

An 'Hour of Code' isn't Enough, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 12/12/2013.

A working paper by Amitabh Chandra, Jonathan Holmes, and Jonathan Skinner is highlighted in GRAPH: Medicaid Cost Growth is Way Less than Medicare and Private Insurance, by Danny Vinik, Business Insider, 12/10/2013.

A white paper co-authored by Robert Putnam, Carl Frederick, and Kaisa Snellman is highlighted in The Social Science Behind Obama's Economic Mobility Speech, by Garance Franke-Ruta, The Atlantic, 12/5/2013.

Robert Putnam is quoted in Economic Inequality: A Matter of Trust?, by Amy Davidson, The New Yorker, 12/4/2013.

Thanks to Resilience, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 11/28/2013.

Boston Redevelopment Authority: Do's and Don'ts for Reform, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 11/14/2013.

Spinning America's Report Card, Op-ed by Paul E. Peterson, The Wall Street Journal, 11/7/2013.

Paul E. Peterson is quoted in US 'report card' for 2013: Student Achievement Creeps Upward, by Amanda Paulson, The Christian Science Monitor, 11/7/2013.

Steven Poftak is interviewed about Boston's Changing City Hall Leadership, by Emily Rooney, WGBH News, 11/6/2013.

Steven Poftak is interviewed in Boston Mayor-Elect Marty Walsh: How He Did It and What Lies Ahead, Harvard Kennedy School, 11/6/2013.

Jennifer Silva's research is highlighted in Why Single People are Hurting the Economy, by Jana Kasperkevic, The Guardian, 10/30/2013.

High Value in Unpaid Internships, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 10/31/2013.

Playing in the Right League, Blog by Paul E. Peterson, The Huffington Post, 10/28/2013.

Taubman Center and Rappaport Institute co-hosted event is featured in Boston's Mayoral Candidates Emphasize Innovation in Conversations with Glaeser, by Lilias Sun, The Harvard Crimson, 10/29/2013.

Jose Gomez-Ibanez is quoted in Operator Bids for Rail Contract Despite Ridership Fall, by Martine Powers, The Boston Globe, 10/22/2013.

A working paper by Edward Glaeser, Steven Poftak and Nina Tobio is highlighted in The Choices Behind School Choice in Boston, by Steve Nadis, Harvard Kennedy School.

Ease Housing Regulation to Increase Supply, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 10/16/2013.

Too Much Hot Air at Town Meetings, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 10/17/2013.

A Happy Tale of Two Cities, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Daily News, 10/13/2013.

Thinking Outside the City Limits, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 10/3/2013.
                        

2010

Keeping China (Relatively) Green, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 2/9/2010.

The Success of the Left in Europe, The Right in US, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 2/5/2010.

Explaining New York's Jobless Rate, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 2/3/2010.

Learning Beyond the Gates, By Corydon Ireland, Harvard Gazette, 2/2/2010.

Smart Growth May Not Be As Effective - Or As Popular - As Its Proponents Claim, By David Luberoff, CommonWealth Magazine, 1/27/2010.

In Defense of Bernanke, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 1/25/2010.

Preventing Haiti's Next Crisis, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 1/19/2010.

Housing Hangover in the Sun Belt, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 1/12/2010.

City Council Embraces a Greater Diversity, By Andrew Ryan, The Boston Globe, 1/5/2010.

Looking for Stability, Not Increases, in Housing Prices, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 1/5/2010.

Transparency is the Cure for Those Fifth-Term Blues, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 1/3/2010.

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2009

In Defense of Holiday Gift-Giving, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 12/29/2009.

David Luberoff is quoted in Lawmakers to Meet Today with House Speaker on Brockton Power Plant, By Kyle Alspach, Brockton Enterprise, 12/22/2009.

Economic Lessons from 'Mad Men', Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 12/22/2009.

David Luberoff is quoted in "Winter Break is a Time of Service for Many HKS Students," By Molly Lanzarotta, Harvard Kennedy School, 12/19/2009.

Remembering Samuelson, Who Forever Fused Economics With Math, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 12/15/2009.

What Makes Cities Great, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 12/8/2009.

Too Risky to Regulate? Not With Proper Verification, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 12/3/2009.

The Ascent and Fall of Dubai, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 12/1/2009.

Why Are Some Cities More Entrepreneurial Than Others? Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 11/24/2009.

On Climate Change Efforts, China is Key, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 11/17/2009.

Broken State Governments, By Alexander Chen, Harvard Political Review, 11/16/2009.

The Future of American High Speed Rail: Regional and Slow, By Robert Goodspeed, Planetizen, 11/13/2009.

Attack of the Home Buyers' Tax Credit, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 11/10/2009.

David Luberoff is quoted in A Bridge to Somewhere: The Case for a National Infrastructure Policy, ArchitectureBoston, 11/9/2009.

David Luberoff is quoted in Maryland's 'Carrot' Approach to Smart Growth Gets Failing Grade, By Robert David Sullivan, CW Unbound, 11/9/2009.

Report Questions Red Line Safety, By Sofia Groopman, Harvard Crimson, 11/6/2009.

Critics Say Safety Fixes Should Trump Deval Patrick's MBTA Expansion Projects, By Hillary Chabot, Boston Herald, 11/5/2009.

With Tax Break, Big Carbon Footprint, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 11/5/2009.

Three Incumbents, First Minority Elected to Brockton City Council, By Elaine Allegrini, Brockton Enterprise, 11/4/2009.

Want a Stronger Democracy? Invest in Education, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 11/3/2009.

Today's Election Could Write New Chapter in Brockton's History, By Elaine Allegrini, Brockton Enterprise, 11/3/2009.

Feral Detroit? By Edward Glaeser, City Journal, 10/30/2009.

Public Service Careers: A Tough Search for Talent, The Economist, 10/29/2009.

On Track? Greenbush Ridership Rising, But Not Enough to Satisify All, By Johanna Seltz, The Boston Globe, 10/28/2009.

Remembering the Father of Transportation Economics, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 10/27/2009.

New Study: Online Congressional Townhall Meetings Can Move Voters," By Micah Sifry, Huffington Post, 10/26/2009.

Education Last Century, and Economic Growth Today, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 10/20/2009.

Honoring the Nobel Laureates, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 10/12/2009.

What Happened to Argentina? Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 10/6/2009.

Rolling the Dice on Wasteful Home Subsidies, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 10/3/2009.

Taxing Banks to Pay for, and Prevent, Future Bailouts, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 9/29/2009.

Demonizing, and/or Taxing, Soda, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 9/22/2009.

Why Small-Government Proponents Champion Medicare, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 9/15/2009.

What We've Learned: Ugly Truths About Housing, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 9/8/2009.

Once, even GOP had Liberals, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 9/5/2009.

What a City Needs, By Edward Glaeser, The New Republic, 9/4/2009.

The Economics of Fairy Tales, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 9/1/2009.

The Economics of Loneliness, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 8/25/2009.

What Would High Speed Rail Do to Suburban Sprawl? Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 8/18/2009.

Brockton Power Plant Opposition Says it Has Stronger Position This Time In Second Request to Stop Plant, By Kyle Alspach, Brockton Enterprise, 8/14/2009.

How Big Are the Environmental Benefits of High-Speed Rail? Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 8/12/2009.

Program Has Clunky Reasoning, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 8/8/2009.

Running the Numbers on High-Speed Trains, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 8/4/2009.

Is High-Speed Rail a Good Public Investment? Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 7/28/2009.

Mayor Bloomberg: An Unwitting Symbol of his City, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 7/21/2009.

Edward Glaeser's keynote to the Boston Business Journal's CFO of the Year Awards is mentioned in Massachusetts: Not So Down in the Dumps, Blog by George Donnelly, editor Boston Business Journal, 7/16/2009.

David Luberoff is quoted in UMass-Lowell Buy to Enliven City's Core, By Robert Gavin, The Boston Globe, 7/16/2009.

How to (Sort of) Predict Housing Prices, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 7/14/2009.

Edward Glaeser's research is mentioned in Home Prices Play Big Role in American's Decision to Move, By Conor Dougherty, New York Times, 7/14/2009.

The Reinventive City, By Edward Glaeser, City Journal, 7/13/2009.

The Cap Doesn’t Fit, Op-ed co-written by Amitabh Chandra, New York Times, 7/12/2009.

Arietta Chakos of the Acting in Time Recovery Project is quoted in Research praises Cedar Rapids flood response, The Iowa Gazette, 7/11/2009.

Brigitte Madrian is mentioned in Breaking Down the Obama IRA, Wall Street Journal, 7/7/2009.

In Housing, Even Hindsight Isn't 20-20, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 7/7/2009.

Put Transit Where the People Are, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 7/3/2009.

The U.S. in Iraq: An economics lesson, Op-ed co-written by Linda Bilmes, Los Angeles Times, 7/2/2009.

Aaaargh-onomics, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 6/30/2009.

HKS Dean David Ellwood mentions Linda Bilmes' research in OPM: Pay reform by 2011, Federal Times, 6/29/2009.

Small Change for Cities and Towns, Op-ed by David Luberoff, The Boston Globe, 6/28/2009.

No Such Thing as a Free Lunch, Revisited, Op-ed by Edward Glaseser, New York Times, 6/23/2009.

Using Psychology to Save Yourself, By Alix Spiegel, NPR, 6/18/2009.

Letter from Boston: It's the Pedestrian-Oriented Small Commercial Districts, Stupid, By Ted Smalley Bowen, Metropolis Magazine, 6/16/2009.

Edward Glaeser is quoted in Urban Shrinkage, By Richard Florida, The Atlantic, 6/16/2009.

A Failure of Regulation, Not Capitalism, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 6/9/2009.

The Problem with Bailouts, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, Boston Globe, 6/5/2009.

Clean Water First: Economic Planning in India, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 6/2/2009.

Erzo Luttmer and Monica Singhal were quoted in "In the Blood," The Economist, 6/4/2009.

Amitabh Chandra's research was cited in "Why Do We Need More Doctors," on CNN.com, 5/27/2009.

Filipe Campante was quoted in "Miami-Dade Commissioner's Discretionary Funds Keep on Growing," Miami Herald, 5/23/2009.

Slumdog Entrepreneurs, By Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 5/26/2009.

Linda Bilmes was quoted in "States: It's Taxes, Taxes, and More Taxes," on CNN.com, 5/20/2009.

Why Has Globalization Led to Bigger Cities? Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 5/19/2009.

Paul Peterson was quoted in "Needed: Creative Options," in The Oklahoman, 5/18/2009.

Robert Putnam was quoted in "Getting to Know You," in the Wall Street Journal, 5/15/2009.

Should the Government Subsidize Mortgage Modifications? Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 5/12/2009.

Linda Bilmes is mentioned in "Harvard: Thomas Menino, You Can Fix This Mess", The Boston Herald, 5/10/2009 and in "Improve Federal Work Force Hiring" in Huffington Post, 5/11/2009.

Robert Putnam was quoted in "A Faith for the Nones" in the Washington Post, 5/8/2009.

West Coast Job Market Woes, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 5/5/2009.

Linda Bilmes was mentioned in "The People Factor" entry on Tom Palmer Knows Boston blog on 5/3/2009.

The Blessings of a Divided Government, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 5/1/2009.

Edward Glaeser is quoted in "Obama's First 100 Days," The Harvard Gazette, 4/30/2009.

Will a ‘Millionaire Tax’ Cause an Exodus of Talent?, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 4/28/2009.

Erzo Luttmer is quoted in "Peer-to-Peer Lender Relaunched," in the Wall Street Journal, 4/28/2009.

Mary Graham is quoted in "Transparency and the Right to Know," in The Boston Globe, 4/25/2009.

Linda Bilmes is quoted in "Federal Work Force to Expand, But Rules Need Overhaul," McClatchy DC, 4/24/2009.

David Luberoff is quoted in State Offers Rent-free Living, but Renovations Required, The Boston Globe, 4/19/2009.

How Environmentalism Misses the Forest for the Trees, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 4/21/2009.

Scholars Assess the Factors that Led to Housing Meltdown, By Anthony Flint, Lincoln Institute of Land Policy, 4/17/2009.

Edward Glaeser is quoted in Shelter, or Burden? The Economist, 4/16/2009

Linda Bilmes is quoted in Help Wanted in Pubic Service, The Boston Globe, 4/15/2009. Also in Broadcast Notes.

The Neediest Are Not the M.B.A.'s, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, New York Times, 4/14/2009.

All Star Panel Weigh In on Baseball at Forum, By Emily W. Cunningham, Harvard Crimson, 4/13/2009.

Open House Anyone? 1 in 9 Homes Sit Empty, By Haya El Nasser, USA Today, 4/10/2009.

Despite Years of Study, Schools' Success Matter of Contention, By Elizabeth Gehrman, Harvard Gazette, 4/9/2009.

Tom Palmer has blurbs on both the Effi Benmelech talk and Jenny Schuetz’s talk/paper (sponsored by the Taubman Center and the Rapport Institute) on his fairly well-read Boston development blog.
http://www.mcdermottventures.com/tompalmer/7_to_17

When Green is Not 'Green', By Alison Lobron, CommonWealth Unbound, Spring 2009.

How Competition Saved New York, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 4/7/2009.

Linda Bilmes is quoted in The Government's People Power Problem, Washington Post, 4/5/2009.

Abandoning the Pillars of Sound Policy, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 4/4/2009.

Jose Gomez-Ibanez is quoted in Rail-Pod Hopes to Use Empty Tracks for Small Rail Cars, Mass High Tech 4/3/2009.

What's Stalling New York's Skyscrapers? Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 3/31/2009.

Some Places Fare Better in Hard Times, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 3/24/2009.

Why is New York's Unemployment Rate (Relatively) Low? Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 3/17/2009.

The Lorax Was Wrong, Skyscrapers are Green, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 3/10/2009.

Building Walls With US Trading Partners, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 3/6/2009.

We Have Built These Walls Before, Alas, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Herald Tribune, 3/6/2009.

The Big Flaw in Obama's Housing Plan, By James Pethokoukis, US News and World Report, 3/5/2009.

Edward Glaeser Commentary: California's Green Meanies Los Angeles Times, 3/4/2009.

The Big Three? Try the Small Many, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 3/3/2009.

Killing (or Maiming) a Sacred Cow: Home Mortgage Deductions, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 2/24/2009

Housing Plan: The Virtues of Moderation, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 2/19/2009.

If You've Got Money, It's Time to Spend Some Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 2/17/2009.

Infrastructure Needs a Bill of Its Own Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, Business West Online, 2/16/2009.

Help the Environment, Stay in the City Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, DC Examiner, 2/11/2009.

PEPG Director Paul E. Peterson speaks with WHYY FM about his recent study on Philadelphia Schools
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Subsidizing the Home Buyer: Could Be Worse Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 2/10/2009.

New PEPG Study Identifies Classroom Gains in Philadelphia Schools Operated by
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The Revenge of the Rust Belt Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 2/3/2009.

Green Cities, Brown Suburbs Edward Glaeser, City Journal, Winter 2009.

PEPG Director Paul E. Peterson comments on the education stimulus bill now pending in Congress Watch Video Read Transcript

Making Foreclosures More Orderly Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 1/27/2009.

Lower (and More Realistic) Presidential Expectations Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 1/20/2009.

The Case for Small Government Egalitarianism Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 1/13/2009.

Can Businesses Do Well and Do Good? Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 1/6/2009.

Who Should Get the Federal Stimulus Funds Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 1/5/2009.

Harvard Magazine article on Harvard's education centers: the Program on Education Policy and Governance (PEPG), the Project for Policy Innovation in Education (PPIE), and the Education Innovation Laboratory (EdLabs).

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2008

New York, New York: America's Resiliant City Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 12/30/2008.

Two Ways to Revamp U.S. Housing Policy Op-ed by Edward L. Glaeser and Joseph Gyourko, The New York Times, 12/18/2008.

A Stimulus Package that Helps Unskilled Workers Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 12/11/2008.

Treasury's Plan for Mortgage Rates Could Be Costly By Stephen Gandel, Time Magazine, 12/5/2008.

New Lending Deals Won't Bring Back 2006 Op-ed by Edward L. Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 12/5/2008.

Obama's Most Interesting Pick Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 12/2/2008.

Don't Just Spend, Do It Wisely Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 11/25/2008.

Should Cities Ban Smoking in Public Places? by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 11/11/2008.

Want Better Schools? Hire Better Teachers. Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 11/7/2008.

Should Rich States Get Federal Aid During a Recession? by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 11/4/2008.

This Old House Policy, Op-ed by Edward Glaeser, The Boston Globe, 11/2/2008.

Voters Evaluate Polling Stations, by Emma R. Carron, The Harvard Crimson, 11/2/2008.

Charity's Disparity, by Ric Kahn, The Boston Globe, 11/2/2008.

Mapping Voting Problems Next Tuesday, by Christopher Shea, The Boston Globe, 10/29/2008.

Better Not Just More Regulation, by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 10/28/2008.

New York Needs Innovation, by Edward L. Glaeser, City Journal, 10/27/2008.

Candidates Let City Issues Fall Between the Cracks, Experts Charge, by Tom Dowd, BU Daily Free Press, 10/23/2008.

The Fix We're In: Edward Glaeser on "the silver lining of bleak fiscal times, By Edward Glaeser, CWUnbound, 10/21/2008.

Why the Decline in Housing Starts is Good News, by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 10/21/2008.

The Fix We're In: David Weil on transparency and the fiscal crisis, by David Weil, CWUnbound, 10/19/2008.

Reader Response: Why are There Any New Homes Being Built?, by Katherine Rampell, The New York Times, 10/17/2008.

Honoring Paul Krugman, by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 10/13/2008.

The Trouble with Homeownership, by Robert Shiller, Newsweek, 10/11/2008.

The Ownership Myth, by Robert Shiller, Newsweek, 10/11/2008.

Shakey Economy May Weigh Heavily in Income Tax Vote, by Eric Moskowitz, The Boston Globe, 10/8/2008.

Why We Should Let Housing Prices Keep Falling, by Edward Glaeser, The New York Times, 10/7/2008.

IOP Panel Debates Economic Turmoil, by Gordon Y. Liao, The Harvard Crimson, 10/3/2008.

Back Bay's Tower of Wealth, by David Filipov, The Boston Globe, 9/29/2008.

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