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Tue, 10 Jan 2017 21:02:19 +0000Research shows that the impact of the EITC goes far beyond its cash value.
Thu, 22 Dec 2016 19:55:58 +0000Ideas about the U.S.-Mexico border from Ronald Rael's upcoming book, Borderwall as Architecture are on display through Jan. 22 and are part of the N.Y. museum's permanent collection.
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 14:00:21 +0000Researchers add up the changes in store for California if the national health insurance law is dismantled
Tue, 20 Dec 2016 00:39:21 +0000The income share of the top 1 percent in the U.S. is now almost twice as large as the bottom 50 percent's, economists find
Thu, 15 Dec 2016 21:00:05 +0000Work on the history of American slavery, rehousing classical artifacts and translating hieroglyphs and other scripts into an international character-encoding standard get a boost
Wed, 14 Dec 2016 16:05:46 +0000In first 10 months, app provided data on earthquakes in Chile, Japan, China and Oklahoma
Sat, 03 Dec 2016 00:20:00 +0000Vermont senator tells overflow crowd at Zellerbach that 'despair is not an option'
Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:30:34 +0000Researchers reveal hidden tax penalties and conclude that Uncle Sam is inducing Boomers to leave the job market
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 21:29:04 +0000What happened when the so-called Capitol of Silicon Valley raised the minimum wage for its low-wage workforce? Researchers take a look.
Tue, 29 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000The California Policy Lab will partner with government agencies to link administrative data, allowing major longitudinal analyses on economic, social service, education and criminal justice systems, and more.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 18:20:14 +0000Double-check needed before Electoral College cements presidential results on Dec. 19
Fri, 18 Nov 2016 20:52:30 +0000What actions should the Trump administration take in its first 100 days to safeguard cybersecurity? Berkeley experts have some ideas.
Thu, 17 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000One of the insights that Butler, a professor of comparative literature, says she’s had to accept is how angry the electorate was — how much hatred was unleashed by Trump.
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 19:00:11 +0000Does the criminal justice system's use of 'risk assessment' tools unfairly target minorities?
Mon, 07 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000Researchers cite complex reasons for why whiter, wealthier Californians benefit most from the state's program offering rebates for low-emission vehicles.
Fri, 04 Nov 2016 22:00:02 +0000The Geography Library presents a pop-up display of U.S. election maps to show how votes for president have been depicted over the years.
Mon, 31 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000In a historic year for women in politics, the Bancroft Library’s Oral History Center debuts a new podcast series, From the Outside In.
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000In recent weeks, Donald Trump has suggested that the electoral system is "rigged" or could be hacked to manipulate the outcome of this year’s campaign for the White House. But Betsy Cooper, executive director of the Center for Long-term Cybersecurity at UC Berkeley, says it’s highly unlikely a hacker could shift the victory from one candidate to the other. What we should really worry about, she warns, is a much bigger risk.
Wed, 19 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000Berkeley economist Christina Romer thinks new Opportunity Lab's "good, policy-oriented research” can help solve current political dysfunction.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 23:47:10 +0000It's International Archaeology Day every day at UC Berkeley.