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Iris Bohnet
Most people believe in promoting DEI in the workplace. But implicit and unconscious biases — not to mention the constant juggling of priorities required at work — can lead to…
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Maya Sen
How has slavery shaped the politics of the United States over the last century and a half since emancipation? Our book, Deep Roots (Acharya, Blackwell and Sen, 2018), tackled this…
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Asim Khwaja
Experimental evidence from Pakistan shows distance poses a large and discontinuous access constraint: women with village-based training centers are four times more likely to…
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Jenny Mansbridge
Vol. 3, Issue 3, Pages 24-31
Mark Warren grew up in a family that taught him a lot of lessons. In my third interview with Warren, as I probed for details of his life, he told me that his mother had been…
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Matthew Baum
Vol. 334, Pages 43-49
Background We aimed to characterize the prevalence of social disconnection and thoughts of suicide among older adults in the United States, and examine the association between…
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Hannah Riley Bowles, Jorrit de Jong, Amy Edmondson
July 6, 2023, Paper: "In 2019, Joyce Craig, the newly elected mayor of Manchester, New Hampshire, was …
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Hannah Riley Bowles, Jorrit de Jong
How public, for-profit, and civic organizations working to address the same city-wide social challenge can find a common starting point.
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Ricardo Hausmann
Industrial policy has for a long time raised difficult questions for policymakers to unpick. What justifications are there for government intervention in market mechanisms, and…
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Rema Hanna
HKS Working Paper No. RWP23-018
Designing public transport networks involves tradeoffs between extensive geographic coverage, frequent service on each route, and relying on interconnections as opposed to direct…
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Matthew Baum
Two of the most significant concerns about the contemporary United States are the erosion of democratic institutions and the increase in rates of depression. The researchers…