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Don't Want a Robot to Replace You? Study Tolstoy.

Economist Morton Schapiro, president of Northwestern University, and his colleague, literary critic and Slavic studies scholar Saul Morson, argue that—contrary to popular belief—studying the humanities is the key to not getting outsourced. Read more

How Money Won Trump the White House

It wasn’t Comey or the Russians. Trump prevailed because his campaign carefully targeted key states with late infusions of big money from private equity, casinos, and other far right contributors, a remarkable wave of donations from small donors, and substantial infusions from the candidate himself.  Read more

Nancy Folbre’s Feminist, Unorthodox Economics

The renowned feminist economist discusses the importance of heterodoxy, radicalism, and social justice to the discipline Read more