Kerry to give Northeastern commencement address

Sec­re­tary of State John F. Kerry will be North­eastern University’s com­mence­ment speaker this spring, the school announced Monday. North­eastern Pres­i­dent Joseph Aoun said on Twitter that he was “Proud to […]

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Where do all the single people live?

Len Albright, an assis­tant pro­fessor of soci­ology and public policy at North­eastern Uni­ver­sity, said the phe­nom­enon is what aca­d­e­mics are calling “The Great Inver­sion,” a phrase that comes from the […]

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Mass. economy follows pace of US

Alan Clayton-​​​​Matthews, a North­eastern Uni­ver­sity econ­o­mist who pre­pared the esti­mates, said he expects the slow­down to extend into this year, fore­casting the economy will expand at a 2.4 per­cent rate […]

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State Senate proposes public records overhaul

Under the cur­rent law, agen­cies are sup­posed to comply with requests within 10 cal­endar days, though that pro­vi­sion is often ignored. A test by North­eastern Uni­ver­sity jour­nalism stu­dents found 58 […]

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Boston homeownership keeps sliding

The decline is in large part attrib­uted to the recent pop­u­la­tion growth, driven by a wave of young adults moving into apart­ments around the region. People between the age of […]

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Job growth for 2015 strong, but apt to slow

It was a great year,” said Alan Clayton-​​​​Matthews a North­eastern Uni­ver­sity eco­nomics pro­fessor. “It won’t be expanding at the same rapid pace.” Eco­nomic recov­eries tend to wane after sev­eral years of […]

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