A forum on philanthropy and democracy
Stories on constitutionalism, politics, and justice in Brazil, Mexico, Argentina, and throughout the region.
A forum on debt relief
A forum on using early intervention to reduce inequality
James J. Heckman
With responses by Mike Rose, Robin West, Charles Murray, Carol S. Dweck, David Deming, Neal McCluskey, Annette Lareau, Lelac Almagor, Adam Swift and Harry Brighouse, and Geoffrey Canada. James J. Heckman replies.
A forum on the impact of wealth on government
With responses by Larry M. Bartels, Matthew Yglesias, Kay Lehman Schlozman, Mark Schmitt, Nancy L. Rosenblum, John Ferejohn, Barbara Sinclair, Russ Feingold, Archon Fung, and Michael Gecan. Gilens replies.
A forum on the corrupting effects of markets
Michael J. Sandel
A forum on correcting gross inequities in pre-tax income.
David B. Grusky
With responses by Rick Perlstein; Mike Konczal; Shikha Dalmia; Ruy Teixeira; Thomas Piketty, Emmanuel Saez, and Stefanie Stantcheva; Barbara R. Bergmann; Neil McCluskey; Susan E. Mayer; Anne L. Alstott; and Glenn C. Loury. David B. Grusky replies.
A forum on the declaration that launched an era of activism.
A forum on the power and potential of black movements
Michael C. Dawson
With responses from William Julius Wilson, Andra Gillespie, Tommie Shelby, Rev. Patrick H. OConnor, Jennifer L. Hochschild, Lani Guinier and Gerald Torres, Dorian T. Warren, and Robin D. G. Kelley. Michael C. Dawson replies.
A forum on the Occupy movement, from the perspective of Stanford professors
With essays by Rob Reich and Debra Satz, David Laitin, Kenneth Arrow, Sean Reardon, Paul and Anne Ehrlich, Prudence Carter, David Palumbo-Liu, Michele Elam and Jennifer DeVere Brody, David Grusky, Cristobal Young, Don Barr, Gary Segura, Frances Zlotnick, and Doug McAdam.
A forum on using ethical consumption for social change
With resposes from Scott Nova, Juliet B. Schor, Lisa Ann Richey & Stefano Ponte, Scott E. Hartley, Margaret Levi, Auret van Heerden, Andrew Szasz, and Richard M. Locke, and a final reply from ORourke.
A forum on arguments for libertarian policy conclusions
A forum on military interventions
Alexander B. Downes
A forum on campaign-finance reform
Gov. Charles Buddy Roemer
A forum on political and social change in China
Edward S. Steinfeld
A forum on reforming the legislative branch
U.S. Rep. Jim Cooper
With responses from Kenneth A. Shepsle, Norman J. Ornstein, John Samples, Kathryn Pearson, John G. Geer, David Brady, Nick Nyhart, U.S. Rep. David E. Price, Stephen Ansolabehere, Andrew Gelman, and Dana Houle. Jim Cooper replies.
Applying behavioral economics to global development
Rachel Glennerster & Michael Kremer
With responses from Diane Coyle; Eran Bendavid; Pranab Bardhan; José Gómez-Márquez; Chloe OGara; Shantayanan Devarajan, Jishnu Das, and Jeffrey S. Hammer; and Daniel N. Posner. Rachel Glennerster and Michael Kremer reply.
Making Jobs Public Policy
How ICT can advance global development
What do do about the Supreme Court's Citizens United decision
With responses from David Donnelly, David N. Bossie, Nancy L. Rosenblum,
Donna F. Edwards,
Allison R. Hayward,
Ciara Torres-Spelliscy, John Bonifaz and Jeffrey Clements. Lawrence Lessig
What feminists get wrong about family, work, and equality
Nancy J. Hirschmann
How corporate dollars corrupt research and education
With responses from Adriane Fugh-Berman,
Dan W. Brock,
Suzanne Gordon, and
Marcia Angell responds. A letter from Frank Britt and Marissa Seligman.
Thomas P. Stossel on the value of academic-industry relationships.
With responses by Helena Cobban, Syed Saleem Shahzad, J. Alexander Thier, Andrew Exum, Aziz Hakimi, and Andrew J. Bacevich. Nir Rosen responds. Web-only: Richard W. Miller, and Rajan Menon continue the discussion.