Last week on SiriusXM we considered the legacy of "I Have A Dream," affordable housing, and more.
Feb 06 2015
How can closing the education gap positively impact the economy? Why does ISIS support vaccinations (even while forbidding other humanitarian efforts)? What immediate action can the US take to help Ukraine? Programs at the Aspen Institute have been scouring their respective issue areas to find and share the most insightful and informative links to answer these questions, and more.
Feb 05 2015
Together with Aspen Institute President and CEO Walter Isaacson, Joel Klein talked about the controversies and necessities of school reform in New York City and across the United States.
Feb 03 2015
By Malik Dahlan, Guest Blogger
There is another deeply needed transition in Arabia that is yet to happen: it has to do with predictability. I am not referring to oil prices, unemployment, religion, sectarianism, boarder security, or terrorism. I am talking bout the rule of law.
Feb 03 2015
By Cinthia Schuman Ottinger and Zach Wenner
The budget proposal, if enacted, would require the IRS to finally release 990 data in an open, computable format, facilitating large-scale analysis and greater transparency of the nonprofit sector.
Feb 02 2015
Super Bowl XLIX is over, but off-the-field discussions about the sport, concussions, and the fate of college and professional football continued on this weekend's episode of Aspen Institute Radio.
Jan 30 2015
Should US military veterans receive a guaranteed income? How did an anti-malaria program end up causing environmental problems? Why is sand trading becoming a threat to Singapore? Programs at the Aspen Institute have been scouring their respective issue areas to find and share the most insightful and informative links to answer these questions, and more.
Jan 29 2015
By Alexander Dixon and Benjamin Stephan, Guest Bloggers
Global remittances — transfers of money from individuals in a foreign country to their home communities — represent $414 billion in capital flow to the developing world, and are projected to rise to $534 billion by 2015.
Jan 28 2015
Many commented on the warm, personal relationship that seems to be developing between Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Obama, but the truth is the relationship is much deeper than just two individuals.
Jan 27 2015
Together with Washington Post columnist Michael Gerson, Peter Orszag and John Bridgeland talked about how data collection and analysis can help drive institutions toward better policies.