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Social Sciences

The Emotions of Election Day

A Kennedy School working paper shows that losing elections can take a big toll on partisan voters’ happiness.
11.4.14

Examining Economic Webs

The Joint Center for Economics brings a quantitative approach to economic history.
10.15.14

The New Histories

Scholars pursue sweeping new interpretations of the human past.
10.15.14

Vita: John Muir

Brief life of a Scottish-American conservationist: 1838-1914
10.15.14

The Caribbean Zola

Orlando Patterson may be the last of Harvard sociology’s big thinkers.
10.15.14

Citizen Scholars

The Scholars Strategy Network aims to integrate scholarship into public policy.
8.15.14

Time to Tax Carbon

A plan for controlling greenhouse gases while enhancing economic growth
8.15.14

Digital Stress on Teens

Study could lead to better support of adolescents growing up in the digital world.
8.1.14