Monthly Archives: January 2013

Education Research: What Do We Know?

January 27, 2013 I was struck by these paragraphs in a recent NYT Economix column by Uwe Reinhardt, a first rate health care economist at Princeton: [T]he total sum the United States spends each year on health services research is … Continue reading

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Do Sports Build Character: Sudden Fame Edition

January 18, 2013 This week, in the long-running Lance Armstrong saga, we are being treated to yet another demonstration that in professional sports, the urge to win will decimate commitment to sportsmanship or adherence to rules of the sport unless … Continue reading

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