Reed in the News

November 14, 2018

Weighing the advantages and disadvantages of a universal basic income

The idea of universal basic income, a fixed income that every adult receives from the government, has been garnering interest as a response to wage stagnation and automation. Prof. of Economics Kimberly Clausing joins Berkeley's Hilary Hoynes and Eduardo Porter of the New York Times to share their views on its feasibility and offer alternatives.

EconoFact


November 14, 2018

Lucia Martinez Valdivia on Unifying and Divisive Identities

Prof. of English and Humanities Lucia Martinez Valdivia talks about the history of Hum 110 and ways to think of identity in the Half Hour of Heterodoxy podcast. 

Half Hour of Heterodoxy


November 1, 2018

Prof. Paul Gronke warns against deriving meaning from early voting results.

Prof. Paul Gronke pens an op-ed for  Slate.com on the perils of prognosticating elections using early voting data.

Slate


October 29, 2018

Peter Rock has fairy tale published in The New York Times Style Magazine.

Prof. Peter Rock’s "Once Upon a Time in Montana" is featured in the New York Times Style Magazine’s fairy tale issue

The New York Times Style Magazine


October 24, 2018

Alumna and current coach Rachel Johnson ’13 selected to U.S. Women's National Rugby team.

OPB's Think Out Loud interviews alumna and current rugby coach, Rachel Johnson ’13 on her selection to the U.S. Women’s National Rugby team.

OPB Think Out Loud