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Local Reaction Mixed to an Embassy in Cuba July 2, 2015 | Philadelphia Inquirer

Roman de la Campa of the School of Arts & Sciences provides his thoughts on the plan to open a U.S. embassy in Cuba.

Insurance for Olympics Won’t Cover Every Risk July 2, 2015 | Boston Globe

Tom Baker of the Law School says, “In the insurance world, eliminating all risk is the equivalent of cold fusion or the perpetual motion machine.”

Euro’s Salvation Lies in Its Political Appeal July 1, 2015 | Wall Street Journal

Jesús Fernández-Villaverde of the School of Arts & Sciences is quoted about the value of the euro.

Gut Check: Are You Using Social Media for Customer Insights? June 30, 2015 | Forbes.com

A study about financial behavior co-authored by Nicholas Souleles of the Wharton School is cited.

Audio: The Supreme Court: Lethal Injections and Same-sex Marriage June 30, 2015 | “Radio Times with Mary Moss-Coane,” WHYY Radio (Philadelphia)

Tobias Barrington Wolff of the Law School discusses the opinions in the Supreme Court’s rulings on same-sex marriage and lethal injections.