Published April 9, 2019

The Big Idea - Baby Bonds: A Leg Up for Everyone

William A. Darity, Jr. 

Published February 15, 2019

THE BIG IDEA - Poverty: Ladders, Traps and Windows

The work of Anirudh Krishna

Published October 18, 2017

Helen “Sunny” Ladd

A Scholarly Career in Values and Education

Published June 27, 2017

Philip J. Cook: A Scholar of Bad Behavior

Creating new ways to think about -- and measure -- the toll of human excesses

During Philip Cook’s 44-year career at Duke’s Sanford School of Public Policy, he has studied some of our nation’s most intractable problems. His work produced entirely new ways to think about, and measure, society’s efforts to temper human excesses. The topics he studied drew him into politically charged debates, and at times, his email inbox was peppered with hate mail.
Published April 4, 2017

THE BIG IDEA: Scorecard Diplomacy

Exploring the work of Dean Judith Kelley

Published March 30, 2017

THE BIG IDEA: Preventing Violence

Highlighting the work of Professor Kenneth A. Dodge

A series presented by the Sanford School of Public Policy at Duke University