Last Build Date: Tue, 06 Dec 2016 03:38:27 +0000
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.
Fri, 14 Oct 2016 00:00:00 +0000In this year’s presidential campaign, Hillary Clinton has focused on the importance of motherhood and families. But this hasn’t always been Clinton’s public persona. Professor of history emerita Paula Fass looks at why Clinton is focusing on motherhood, and whether it will be effective.
Thu, 13 Oct 2016 18:48:50 +0000$11 million grant from U.S. Department of Transportation to help the city better manage traffic
Tue, 11 Oct 2016 15:00:32 +0000A group of economists have found some interesting motives and values for votes.
Wed, 05 Oct 2016 18:31:03 +0000Does listening to Donald Trump’s or Hillary Clinton’s opinions humanize them to voters more than reading their opinions? A new study by a Berkeley-Haas professor says it does.
Tue, 04 Oct 2016 21:42:20 +0000The Institute of Governmental Studies' library at UC Berkeley is offering voters help with an online California Ballot Measure Guide.
Mon, 03 Oct 2016 21:00:24 +0000Millennials will play a crucial role in this unusually polarized presidential election