Society

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A Modest Recovery for S. Jersey Home Sales

September 17, 2013

Kevin Gillen of the School of Arts and Sciences comments on the housing market in South Jersey.

Article Source: Philadelphia Inquirer

Devesh Kapur & Arvind Subramanian: Rebuilding the Indian State

September 6, 2013

Devesh Kapur of the School of Arts and Sciences co-authors an article about economic growth and inclusion for India.

Article Source: Business Standard

Fertility Rate Stabilizes as the Economy Grows

September 6, 2013

Hans-Peter Kohler of the School of Arts and Sciences says, “There’s a widespread perception that a moderately growing population is advantageous for economic growth and for a growing society.”

Article Source: New York Times

Lessons Miley Teaches on Sexuality

September 1, 2013

Amy Bleakley of the Annenberg Public Policy Center pens an op-ed about Miley Cyrus’ performance at the MTV Video Music Awards and adolescent sexuality.

Article Source: Philly.com

Syrian Conflict a Worry and a Puzzle to Many

August 30, 2013

Marwan Kraidy of the Annenberg School for Communication comments on how the conflict in Syria might cause confusion among news viewers and experts.

Article Source: Philly.com

Audio: Labor Movement Was Critical Ally to Civil Rights Movement

August 27, 2013

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences discusses the role of labor unions in the civil rights movement.

Article Source: NPR

Why Do Haters Hate?

August 26, 2013

Dolores Albarracín of the Annenberg School for Communication is cited for studying whether people “differ in the tendency to like or dislike things.”

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Most Americans Don’t Want to Live Near Relatives

August 26, 2013

Annette Lareau of the School of Arts and Sciences comments whether people want to live near relatives.

Article Source: MarketWatch

Audio: How Do Parents Manage Their Kids’ Screen Time?

August 23, 2013

Amy Bleakley of the Annenberg Public Policy Center discusses media time in the home for children.

Article Source: WHYY

Grand Plans by Presidents, Both Democrats and Republicans, Fail in Detroit

August 8, 2013

Thomas Sugrue of the School of Arts and Sciences says, “The government help was too small to begin to make a dent in the major economic problems Detroit was facing.”

Article Source: Washinton Post