A new report by former visiting scholar Genie Stowers exploring the use of data visualization by the federal government was highlighted in the IBM Center for the Business of Government blog.
A Washington Post article about bias at election commissions nationwide cites a study co-authored by Berkeley political science graduate student David Broockman and Yale’s Daniel Butler. They had found that state legislators are less likely to respond to requests for information from people with black-sounding names.
Max Neiman was interviewed by KQED regarding municipal finance in California. Neiman is senior resident fellow at IGS.
Ethan Rarick is quoted in a Mercury News article on the Bay Bridge's bolt problem. Rarick heads the Matsui Center at IGS.
A recent article in The Atlantic on Obama's impact on the voting habits of young voters cites the work of two IGS affiliated faculty: Laura Stoker and Eric Schickler.
IGS Director Jack Citrin is quoted in a Sacramento Bee article about Governor Jerry Brown's efforts to promote his Delta water tunnel project.
Professor Eric Schickler is cited in Ezra Klein's New Yorker essay on attempts to reform the filibuster. Schickler is an IGS affiliated faculty.