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A calculator sits on top of a stack of tax documents, while a pile of tax files and books sits in the background
January 13, 2022 Large Image
Center for State Policy Analysis at Tufts University's Tisch College describes how the November 2022 ballot question would affect state revenues and public investments, predicts how high-earners might respond

A report released today by the Center for State Policy Analysis (cSPA) at Tufts University's Tisch College examines the coming millionaires tax...

Demonstrators gathered outside the Supreme Court on December 1, the day the justices heard oral arguments in the Mississippi abortion law case.
December 9, 2021 Large Image
Attorney and public health professor Marcia Boumil parses the Supreme Court case that could end Roe v. Wade

Last week, the Supreme Court heard arguments in a case that could have wide repercussions for abortion laws across the country, as well as the...

Bridgette Wallace stands in front of the Victorian house in Roxbury, Massachusetts, that she wants to transform into a tech training hub for women and nonbinary people of color. Fellow Tufts graduate David Supple is on the left and Tufts alumna Bailey Siber is on the right.
December 7, 2021 Large Image
Tufts alumni envision G{Code} House in Boston’s Roxbury neighborhood as a place for young women and nonbinary people of color to live and learn skills to launch high-paying careers

The house on Hutchings Street has seen better days. Built in 1900, its white siding is now a grimy gray, and the periwinkle paint on its porch and...

A man pumps gas into a car at a gas station.
November 19, 2021 Large Image
Renewable energy sources and smart devices could help stabilize energy prices and prevent shortages, says Fletcher School expert

In recent months, energy shortages in China have disrupted manufacturing and resulted in rolling blackouts in parts of the country. Meanwhile,...

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth of Illinois
November 19, 2021 Large Image
In a wide-ranging discussion provided through the Tisch College of Civic Life, the Democratic U.S. senator didn’t hold back on topics from parenting to politics

As an Iraq War veteran, Purple Heart recipient, and former Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs,...