• The Book Every Public Policy Student Should Read
  • SAVE THE DATE! Launch Party Friday, May 9!
  • The Consumer (That’s You) Food-Print
  • The Role of Malnutrition in Ethiopia’s Development Future
  • The Book Every Public Policy Student Should Read

    The Book Every Public Policy Student Should Read

    BY MELODY CHERNY Medicaid isn’t sexy. Financing Medicaid by Shanna Rose likely isn’t the first book you’d pick up at the bookstore, but if you’re a student of public policy (especially of health policy), it should be. Financing Medicaid is a fascinating, brilliantly researched book that will catapult your knowledge […]

  • SAVE THE DATE! Launch Party Friday, May 9!

    SAVE THE DATE! Launch Party Friday, May 9!

    Come celebrate the launch of the 2013-204 Wagner Review Journal! We are having an informal reception with catered food and drinks to commemorate the launch of the journal and another successful year. The party will be followed by happy hour at a bar near Puck. The Review features content from […]

  • The Consumer (That’s You) Food-Print

    The Consumer (That’s You) Food-Print

    BY JOSE R. NAVARRETE: Think about the last time you threw away a perfectly good piece of food. Did you toss it from your fridge solely based on a “better by” date that had passed? Do you pick your fruits and vegetables based only on how they look? Do you […]

  • The Role of Malnutrition in Ethiopia’s Development Future

    The Role of Malnutrition in Ethiopia’s Development Future

    BY BIANCA GIRAULT: Malnutrition in Ethiopia has dramatic negative effects on children’s life outcomes there. UNICEF reports national trends among children of stunting (44.4%), wasting (9.7%) and being underweight (28.7%). Nutritional indices indicate that there is a lack of iron, iodine, and Vitamin A in Ethiopian foods, which contribute to […]

 

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The Book Every Public Policy Student Should Read

The Book Every Public Policy Student Should Read

BY MELODY CHERNY Medicaid isn’t sexy. Financing Medicaid by Shanna Rose likely isn’t the first book you’d pick up at the bookstore, but if you’re a student of public policy (especially of health policy), it should be. Financing Medicaid is a fascinating, brilliantly researched book that will catapult your knowledge […]

 
 

SAVE THE DATE! Launch Party Friday, May 9!

SAVE THE DATE! Launch Party Friday, May 9!

Come celebrate the launch of the 2013-204 Wagner Review Journal! We are having an informal reception with catered food and drinks to commemorate the launch of the journal and another successful year. The party will be followed by happy hour at a bar near Puck. The Review features content from […]

 
 

The Consumer (That’s You) Food-Print

The Consumer (That’s You) Food-Print

BY JOSE R. NAVARRETE: Think about the last time you threw away a perfectly good piece of food. Did you toss it from your fridge solely based on a “better by” date that had passed? Do you pick your fruits and vegetables based only on how they look? Do you […]

 
 

The Role of Malnutrition in Ethiopia’s Development Future

The Role of Malnutrition in Ethiopia’s Development Future

BY BIANCA GIRAULT: Malnutrition in Ethiopia has dramatic negative effects on children’s life outcomes there. UNICEF reports national trends among children of stunting (44.4%), wasting (9.7%) and being underweight (28.7%). Nutritional indices indicate that there is a lack of iron, iodine, and Vitamin A in Ethiopian foods, which contribute to […]

 
 

Benefit Corporations: A Duty to Whom?

Benefit Corporations: A Duty to Whom?

 “A business corporation is organized and carried on primarily for the profit of the stockholders. The powers of the directors are to be employed for that end.” – Supreme Court Ruling, Dodge V. Ford Motor Company “We have no choice but to harness the power of business to address society’s […]

 
 

Afghanistan’s Presidential Election

Afghanistan’s Presidential Election

BY RYAN NORTON: This Saturday, Afghans will elect their first new president since Hamid Karzai was appointed in 2001. Despite all the resources poured into Afghanistan over the past 12 years, this political transition could ensure the success or failure of the international community’s effort to rebuild Afghanistan. A successful […]

 
 

Cracking the Myth: Why ICD-10 won’t destroy the US Healthcare System

Cracking the Myth: Why ICD-10 won’t destroy the US Healthcare System

BY DANIEL B. SHULKIN: There is reasonable concern among many healthcare professionals that the transition from International Classification of Disease Manuel Volume 9 (ICD-9) to International Classification of Disease Manuel Volume 10 (ICD-10) will create delays in hospital and physician reimbursement. After all, the number of medical procedural codes in […]

 
 

The Millennium Development Goals and Environmental Sustainability in Rural and Urban Communities

The Millennium Development Goals and Environmental  Sustainability in Rural and Urban Communities

BY BIANCA GIRAULT: The United Nations eight Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) were established to address the most pressing needs of the world’s poorest population by 2015. Despite the United Nations efforts to Ensure Environmental Sustainability globally (Goal #7), their efforts to improve access to water and sanitation have not sufficiently reached […]

 
 

Our Addiction Crisis

Our Addiction Crisis

BY JESSICA NAGRO: Earlier this month, the world lost a talented and beloved actor, Philip Seymour Hoffman, to a heroin overdose. While the death of a popular celebrity makes headlines, there are countless more who lose their struggle with addiction each and every day and the magnitude of these losses […]

 
 

Welcome Home, Soldier. Now, Buy Our Beer.

Welcome Home, Soldier. Now, Buy Our Beer.

BY TABATHA RENZ AND RYAN NORTON: Do you remember the Super Bowl commercial about the soldier coming home from Afghanistan? It silenced rooms and induced a few tears during an otherwise noisy afternoon of football and commercials. Budweiser’s “A Hero’s Welcome” has over 9 million views on YouTube. As heartwarming as […]