There is a staggering gap between low- and middle-income students in college completion rates. New research indicates that the key to closing this gap may be focusing on helping first-generation students develop “school-relevant selves.”
Professor William Howell explores the reasons presidential libraries are important and the academic value of having the Obama Library near the University of Chicago.
Free community college will help, but opportunity costs will prevent others from taking advantage of the president’s proposal.
Chicago Policy Review reports on the insights provided by policy research on four policy issues that have surfaced in Ferguson, Missouri since the death of Michael Brown.
John Mearsheimer discusses America’s role in the future of Israeli-Palestinian relations.
A disappointing performance for health information technology and Electronic Medical Records in a study of Medicare Patient outcomes
Researchers graphically illustrate why previous diplomatic efforts have failed to deter Iran’s progress toward a nuclear weapons capability.
An interview with an Obama researcher examines the power of words in politics.
Romney campaign strategist Beth Myers discusses the direction of the Republican party after the 2012 campaign.