Christian Weller, associate professor of public policy and public affairs in the McCormack Graduate School, finds that retirement savings incentives are complex and disproportionately benefit higher-income earners or those with employer-based plans versus IRAs.
Associate Professor of Political Science Maurice Cunningham moderated a public debate based on British Parliamentary rules last week at The Field pub in Central Square. The debate featured rowdy residents arguing over marijuana legalization, an issue that will appear on the 2016 ballot.
Columnist Joan Vennochi cites writing by Associate Professor of Political Science Maurice Cunningham in her column about Democrats' tepid reaction to Governor Charlie Baker's comments on Syrian refugees.
Christa Kelleher, research director of the McCormack Graduate School's Center for Women in Politics and Public Policy, says new Boston City Councillor Michelle Wu "brings a vantage point and set of experiences that are important for understanding the needs of particular groups of people in Boston."