The political economy of a continent at cross-purposes
On activism, litigation, and social change in America
Natural gas, the economy, and America’s energy prospects
Voting rights and partisan practices in a highly contested election year
Two scholars of higher education buck the negative tide.
Will new technologies and new academic models upend elite selective schools?
Disruptive change comes to American higher education
Reducing our dependence on imported oil—while addressing the threat of climate change
Deliberative democracy, philosophical pragmatism, and Barack Obama’s conception of American governance
Father and son, lawyer and philosopher debate torture, surveillance, and presidential power
A scholar experiences the moral acts that come before—and go beyond—modern medicine.
Time for a new paradigm for executive compensation
On the professionalization of faculty life, doctoral training, and the academy’s self-renewal
Financial regulation, moral hazard, and the end of “too big to fail”