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New threats, familiar challenges: Maxwell responds to COVID-19

October 30, 2020

“The COVID pandemic is a great example of a current event that is changing every aspect of society—from how families are organized to how we deliver education and the structure of work,” says Professor of Public Administration and International Affairs Colleen Heflin.

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Banks featured in WAER piece on COVID-19 in the White House, national security

October 9, 2020

"Attention on the domestic political situation and the president’s dominance of the news and his well-being is obscuring what else might be going on in the world that should be drawing some of our attention," says William Banks, professor emeritus of public administration and international affairs.

Banks expresses concern about election aftermath in Spectrum News article

October 7, 2020

"On a scale of one to 10, I’d say my worry is about a nine," says William Banks, professor emeritus of public administration and international affairs. "There are several plausible scenarios that could cause this election to go off the rails."

Popp quoted in Bloomberg article on Biden's climate plan

September 17, 2020

Measures to fight climate change tend to destroy some jobs while creating others, says David Popp, professor of public administration and international affairs.

Heflin study on material hardship, perceived stress and health in early adulthood published in AE

September 16, 2020
The authors examined the associations between material hardship and health outcomes in early adulthood and how they are mediated by perceived stress.

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