R. Edward Beighley and Team Awarded Grant from the National Geographic Society’s Committee for Research and Exploration
Christopher Bosso in Metropolis: The Rudy Bruner Award Continues Its Speaker Series: Engaging Communities via Food and Education
GRI Whitepaper Series
A Global Disruption Requires a Global Response: Policies for building international business resilience for this and future pandemics
The COVID-19 global pandemic has exacerbated the move toward greater economic nationalism and isolationism across the world. As nations have independently constructed responses to the pandemic with vastly dissimilar success levels, the repercussions for international businesses and national economies has been intense. We posit that addressing a global disruption, such as this pandemic that cannot be contained effectively by borders, requires a global response - not a national nor a local response.
K-12 Education in New England
New England’s K-12 schools are critical anchor institutions that serve some of the most important functions in our communities. Elementary and secondary education’s primary function is youth academic development, through the cognitive, social-emotional, and physical development of children.
Resiliency & Recovery: A U.S.-Japan Dialogue Ten Years after 3.11: Moderated by Daniel P. Aldrich
On March 11, 2011 (3.11), a 9.0 magnitude earthquake hit northeastern Japan, and the resulting tsunami and nuclear disaster devastated the Tohoku region. Victims of the Tohoku disasters impressed the world with their resilience. Today, 10 years later, the world is seeking the same resilience in the face of the health and economic crises caused by the global pandemic. At this live online symposium, leading voices and experts from Tohoku and the U.S. gather to exchange ideas and draw lessons from 3.11.
GRI Faculty Affiliate Daniel P. Aldrich Selected as the 57th Robert D. Klein Lecturer: “The Critical Role of Social Ties in Disasters and Shocks”
Daniel Aldrich was selected as the 57th Annual Robert D. Klein University Lecturer. Dr. Aldrich will be giving the lecture on the Critical Role of Social Ties in Disasters and Shocks.
Disparities in Economics Seminars: Research and Responses
This webinar is hosted by the American Economic Association Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession, as part of their Career Development series. GRI Faculty Affiliate Alicia Sasser Modestino will be among a panel of female economists, who will discuss their research as it relates to disparities in economic seminars.