Affordable Care Act

The intri­ca­cies of the Afford­able Care Act can be con­fusing and our fac­ulty experts are here to parse them out. They can talk about every­thing from the Act’s debated constitutionality […]

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Startups and Entrepreneurship

The future of inno­va­tion depends on entre­pre­neurs get­ting their foot in the door today. Angel investors, product devel­op­ment processes and real­iza­tions, and the com­mer­cial­iza­tion of dig­ital media are just a […]

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2012 Election

Elec­tion Day is just around the corner. What issues will be addressed at the debates? Which can­di­dates are big com­pa­nies backing? Do party plat­forms really matter to voters? Our faculty […]

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Jobs and U.S. Economy

With unem­ploy­ment hov­ering between 8 and 9 per­cent, the United States labor market has become a hot topic for the public and politi­cians alike.  Gender pay equity, labor market experiences […]

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Healthcare

With the recent signing of the Afford­able Care Act into law, health­care has become an increas­ingly impor­tant focus in aca­d­emic research and the news. How can we effec­tively coun­teract rising […]

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Crime and Punishment

What do Whitey Bulger, Mex­ican drug car­tels, and Trayvon Martin have in common? They’re exam­ples of the scope and evo­lu­tion of crim­inal behavior and just a few of the topics […]

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Middle East

Inter­na­tional, and par­tic­u­larly Middle Eastern pol­i­tics have always been a hot topic of dis­cus­sion and debate. Our fac­ulty experts can eval­uate and com­ment on topics ranging from recent waves of […]

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Global Markets

It’s inevitable for the suc­cesses and fail­ures of our nation to be in direct cor­re­la­tion with busi­ness and eco­nomics abroad; a fact that fur­ther stresses the impor­tance of staying knowledgeable […]

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Terrorism and Homeland Security

Northeastern’s ALERT Center and the George J. Kostas Research Insti­tute for Home­land Secu­rity are just two exam­ples of ways in which the uni­ver­sity is leading the way in secu­rity research. […]

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Network and Cybersecurity

North­eastern fac­ulty are on the front lines, working to combat cyber threats and explore the com­plex­i­ties of infor­ma­tion assur­ance in an increas­ingly tech­no­log­ical world. These experts can address cyber­se­cu­rity issues […]

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Drug Discovery

The well-​​​​being of our nation relies on the hard work and research of health and sci­ence pro­fes­sionals, all working towards treat­ments and cures. What impact does dis­ease in Kenya have […]

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Earthquake in Iran

The U.S Geo­log­ical Survey reports that an approx­i­mately 7.8 mag­ni­tude earth­quake hit southern Iran near the Pak­istan border today. Iran offi­cials are reporting hundreds dead.

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