Law, Policy & Society

UChicago in the News

Research by Prof. Emily Oster finds that the United States' infant mortality is about twice that of other wealthy countries

Washington Post  – 

Op-ed cites Prof. Christopher Hsee, who explains how juxtaposing potential purchases increases their 'evaluability'

Bloomberg  – 

Research by Prof. Nicholas Epley finds that train commuters prefer engaging with a stranger rather than sitting alone

Time  – 

In op-ed, Prof. Eric Posner argues that Attorney General Eric Holder's career was marked by pragmatism

Slate  – 

In op-ed, Prof. Harold Pollack defends the ‘calculated risk’ of living past 75

Washington Post  – 

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