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Buyer’s Remorse on Common Core for Policymakers? September 2, 2014 | Associated Press

Jonathan Supovitz of the Graduate School of Education comments on the ambition and scope of the Common Core.

Audio: The Islamic State’s Use of the Media September 1, 2014 | “Background Briefing with Ian Masters”

Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication talks about the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria and media.

What Happens When Health Plans Compete September 1, 2014 | New York Times

Robert Town of the Wharton School is cited for co-authoring a review of competition in health-care markets.

Want Better, Smaller Government? Hire Another Million Federal Bureaucrats. August 29, 2014 | Washington Post

John DiIulio of the School of Arts & Sciences pens an op-ed about expanding the federal public service by 1 million and pruning federal private contractors to make way for better, smaller government.

Audio: Why You’ve Been Getting Bonuses, Not Raises, Lately August 29, 2014 | “Marketplace”

Iwan Barankay of the Wharton School speaks about businesses relying on bonuses.