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Audio: Del. Showing Evidence That Insurance Costs Growing More Slowly Under Obamacare July 24, 2014 | “Newsworks,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Mark Pauly of the Wharton School shares his thoughts on insurance premiums during the first year of the Affordable Care Act marketplace.

Higher Ed Official Suggests Changes to Federal Aid July 24, 2014 | Louisville Courier-Journal

Laura Perna of the Graduate School of Education comments on efforts to tie funding to performance metrics.

Anything Goes in China’s Food System July 24, 2014 | New York Times

John Yasuda of the School of Arts & Sciences is cited in an editorial about China and food-safety regulations.

Video: Social Media in the Israel-Palestinian Conflict July 24, 2014 | HuffPost Live

Barbie Zelizer of the Annenberg School for Communication discusses the role of social media in the coverage of the Israel-Palestinian conflict.

Control: Why We Get Sucked Into Insanity (and Other Intense Workout Programs) July 23, 2014 | WBUR Radio (Boston)

Keisha Cutright of the Wharton School is cited for a collaborative study about using products that require hard work in hopes of gaining personal positive results.