IGS Directory Jack Citrin is cited in a San Francisco Chronicle article about Lt. Gov. Abel Maldonado abandoning his gubernatorial campaign.
"How patronage politics ate the Port Authority," an article in the Washington Post by Phil Rocco and Chloe Thurston (current and former IGS grad students), explains the patronage system behind the current scandal surrounding New Jersey Gov. Chis Christie.
Max Neiman is quoted in a Wall Street Journal article about elections results in two California cities undergoing bankruptcy reorganization. Neiman is senior resident scholar at IGS.
Paul Pierson, IGS affiliated faculty member, will be a featured speaker at next week's Uncharted: The Berkeley Festival of Ideas.