- Economic Long Covid: Mixed Health Messages for Baystate BusinessesSeptember 21, 2021 - 10:46 am
- Jaisang Sun Gives the Facts About RefugeesSeptember 16, 2021 - 8:31 am
- UChicago’s Dr. Leon Kass on Genesis, Exodus, & Reading Great BooksSeptember 15, 2021 - 7:34 am
- Enduring the Maelstrom: Lessons from MassPort Leadership During 9/11September 14, 2021 - 8:19 am
- Unemployment Claims in New England: Who receives the most in unemployment benefits?September 13, 2021 - 10:00 am
- “America Today is on Bended Knee” – 20th Anniversary of 9/11 – 20 Resources for Parents & StudentsSeptember 10, 2021 - 1:49 pm
- MA Decline in Manufacturing Employment: Causes and ConsequencesSeptember 10, 2021 - 12:54 pm
- Jeff Goldman on How Immigrants Keep America CompetitiveSeptember 9, 2021 - 7:58 am
- NYT Best Seller Dr. Kate Clifford Larson on Fannie Lou Hamer & the Mississippi Civil Rights MovementSeptember 8, 2021 - 11:20 am
- Rescuing Afghan Refugees: Finding Redemption amidst the Wreckage of CollapseSeptember 7, 2021 - 8:46 am
This week on JobMakers, Host Denzil Mohammed talks with Jeff Goldman, immigration attorney and Chair of Massachusetts Governor Charlie Baker’s Advisory Council on Immigrants and Refugees, about how best to ensure that highly skilled and innovative immigrants can remain in the U.S., start companies, and create jobs for Americans.
This week on “The Learning Curve,” co-hosts Cara Candal and Gerard Robinson talk with Dr. Kate Clifford Larson, a New York Times best-selling biographer of Harriet Tubman and Fannie Lou Hamer. Kate shares why she has written about these historical African-American figures, and how she thinks parents, teachers, and schools can draw on their lives to talk about race.
Hubwonk host Joe Selvaggi talks with Jeffrey Thielman, President and CEO of the International Institute of New England, about the path refugees must take to resettle in the US, how organizations like his facilitate and integrate refugees including those recently displaced in Afghanistan, and what individuals concerned about the fate of refugees can do to support their resettlement.
This week on “The Learning Curve,” host Gerard Robinson talks with Nancy Poon Lue, incoming Senior Director at the Valhalla Foundation, where she will be leading their K-12 math funding initiatives. Nancy shares her recent work with the EF+Math Program, some of the challenges America has faced in ensuring students have a strong grounding in math and science, and the kinds of results she aims to achieve for kids in all ZIP codes.
The largest driver is the increase in prices by health systems that have the clout to command higher payments and work to recruit more patients to their high-cost facilities.