June 2011 Newsletter

June 20, 2011

June 2011 Newsletter featuring

  • Rappaport Fellows Aid City and State Officials
  • Rappaport Urban Scholars Again Tapped for Leadership Posts
  • Fellows Help Shape Public Discourse
  • Fellows Build on Their Experiences
  • Connecting with Former Fellows
  • Celebrating with the Rappaport Fellows Program
  • Operations Management Students Help Local Entities
  • Reinventing Boston Course Touted as a New Approach to Teaching and Learning
  • Harvard Boston Research Initiative Moves Forward
  • Seed Grant on Medical Incentives Spurs Siginificant Additional Funding
  • Working Papers Focus on Suburban Land-Use Regulation, The Teacher Workforce, and Performance Mangement
  • New Policy Briefs Focus on Public-Sector Labor Relations as well as Census Data
  • The Impact of Real-Time Transit Data
  • Using Data to Manage Performance in Local Government
  • Collaboration and Leadership in Older Industrial Cities
  • Institute and Rappaport Urban Scholars Organize Legislative Briefings
  • Citizen's Committee Focuses on the Future of Boston
  • Institute Co-sponsors Forum Event on Award-Winning Brick CityTV Program
  • Ed Glaeser's Book Garners Positive Reviews
  • Briefing Senior Chinese Officials About Economic Development and Job Training
  • Introducing Students to Urban Opportunities
  • Institute Launches New Website
  • Rappaport Foundation Launches Policy Blog
  • Advisory Board Adds Four New Members