Chase Tweets Financial Advice

A discussion about a backfired tweet from Chase bank, which seemed to blame people’s economic problems on irresponsible spending.  The Tweet was picked up by Democratic Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren, whose earlier academic findings are among the strongest refutation of the views underlying Chase’s tweet. Discussants Michelle Silver is an Assistant Professor of Sociology and […]

The Pressure to Go Partisan

We ask discuss recent psych findings that might suggest why there’s a pressure to go partisan when doing public scholarship.

Stanford Press Faced Cuts

Stanford University’s Provost recently threatened to cut Stanford University Press, describing the Press as a “second rate press.”