Tufts in the News

Publication date: Monday, December 9, 2013
Christian Science Monitor
According to GDAE's Jeronim Capaldo, a forecast on the benefits of the new WTO trade deal "overlooks the costs of implementing trade facilitation and it relies on many unjustifiable assumptions that compromise its accuracy."
Publication date: Sunday, December 8, 2013
Melissa Harris-Perry
American Studies student Amber Rose Johnson delivers a footnote for this episode of "Melissa Harris-Perry."
Publication date: Saturday, December 7, 2013
The Fletcher School's Sung-Yoon Lee co-authors this piece on the need for the international community to respond to North Korea's human rights violations.
Publication date: Friday, December 6, 2013
Boston Globe
Political scientist Jeffrey Berry notes that it is very important for Boston mayor-elect Martin Walsh to appoint a chief of staff very soon so he can start filling other key staff positions.
Publication date: Friday, December 6, 2013
Innovation Economy blog
The Gordon Institute's James Barlow and Tufts students have established the Tufts Venture Fund, which provides capital to student start-ups.
Publication date: Friday, December 6, 2013
Basic Black
WGBH-TV, PBS affiliate
Historian Peniel Joseph is a guest panelist on this episode of "Basic Black," discussing Nelson Mandela's legacy.
Publication date: Thursday, December 5, 2013
New York Times
The Fletcher School's Bhaskar Chakravorti comments on internet firms' security.
Publication date: Thursday, December 5, 2013
Bloomberg News
Political scientist Jeffrey Berry talks about the benefits of corporate lobbying ahead of a U.S. EPA decision on scaling back requirements for use of gasoline alternatives.
Publication date: Thursday, December 5, 2013
Brainiac blog
Music lecturer Paul Lehrman's October concert in Germany was delayed after authorities discovered an unexploded bomb from World War II.
Publication date: Wednesday, December 4, 2013
USA Today
Fletcher School Dean James Stavridis co-writes this article on how U.S. security will depend on the use of "smart power," combining development and diplomacy with defense.