Tufts in the News

Publication date: Monday, January 25, 2016
Marketplace
American Public Media
A new study from the Global Development and Environment Institute analyzes the economic damage that would result from the Trans-Pacific Partnership trade deal.
Publication date: Monday, January 25, 2016
The Atlantic
Political scientist David Art contrasts the German and American political systems.
Publication date: Monday, January 25, 2016
Fortune
Tisch College nutrition expert Miriam Nelson discusses the dangers of the growing childhood obesity epidemic.
Publication date: Sunday, January 24, 2016
Sports Illustrated
online
Social psychologist Sam Sommers is a guest on this sports podcast that examines the impact of physical contact on team success.
Publication date: Friday, January 22, 2016
Associated Press
Economist Brian Bethune supports a rate hike from the U.S. Federal Reserve, calling it an "effective monetary tightening."
Publication date: Wednesday, January 20, 2016
Time
online
Nutrition researcher Susan Roberts led a study on the actual calorie contents of restaurant meals, and found that the vast majority have far too many calories.
Publication date: Wednesday, January 20, 2016
HealthDay News
Friedman School Dean Dariush Mozaffarian led research that found consuming healthier fats can cut heart disease risk.
Publication date: Thursday, January 7, 2016
Today
NBC News (online)
Nutrition expert Alice Lichtenstein says that new government dietary guidelines are designed to help people make healthier choices over time.
Publication date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Marketplace
According to Fletcher School expert Sung-Yoon Lee, "North Korea is the only country in world history to have suffered a famine despite being a literate, urbanized, industrialized society."
Publication date: Wednesday, January 6, 2016
Washington Post
Stephen Bosworth, former U.S. ambassador and dean emeritus of The Fletcher School, passed away at the age of 76.

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