The Guardian

07.28.22

Chile is updating its constitution for the 21st century. The US should follow its lead

The US constitution used to be considered a model for democracies around the world – but its antiquated institutions and absence of rights have guaranteed its declining influence.

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VoxDev

07.27.22

State-building on the margin: An urban experiment in Medellín

The success of an intervention to increase state presence in gang-controlled neighborhoods depended on the initial level of gang vs state governance. 

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Vox

07.27.22

During Covid, most governments just gave people money

The largest cash transfer scale-up ever mirrors global inequalities.

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Western Wall

Harris Public Policy students visited the Western Wall in Jerusalem as part of the 2019 Pearson International Conflict Seminar to Israel and the West Bank.

Ramin Kohanteb / The Pearson Institute