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Articles: Podcast

Doug Elmendorf and Karen Dynan

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What should be done now about the federal budget and the deficit, with Doug Elmendorf, dean of the Harvard Kennedy School, and Karen Dynan, professor of the practice of economics.


Nicholas Burns

Why diplomacy is critical for maintaining the global order, with Nicholas Burns, Goodman Family professor of the practice of diplomacy and international relations at Harvard Kennedy School.


Photograph by Martha Stewart

How courts in the United States have become politicized, with Maya Sen, professor of public policy at the Harvard Kennedy School.


David Cutler

Fixing the U.S. healthcare system, with David Cutler, Eckstein professor of applied economics and professor in the department of global health and population at the Harvard T. H. Chan School of Public Health


Photograph © Martha Stewart

Rating the foreign policy of presidents from FDR to the present day with Joseph Nye, formerly a government professor in FAS, later dean of the Kennedy School, now a University Distinguished Service Professor


Polarization and the U.S. court system, fixing American healthcare, and more from the next season of Harvard Magazine’s podcast. 


Marcyliena Morgan discusses the origins of hiphop, and the Harvard archive documenting its beginnings and significance.


This episode of Ask a Harvard Professor poses the question: What makes a photograph art? 


A black and white portrait of Edward Glaeser


Edward Glaeser explains why he is overwhelmingly optimistic about urban growth.