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Study Questions Whether Boehlert Is an Underperformer
In the run up to this fall's elections, Congressman Boehlert has been criticized by some for his purported underperformance in securing congressional funds for his district. Both Democratic and Republican critics of Congressman Boehlert have claimed that federal spending in his district is well below average. They reference a study done for the Associated Press that looks at data through 2001. The study claims Boehlert's district ranked only 326th out of 435 congressional districts. More ...
Owen Comments on Interest Rates in Atlanta Journal-Constitution
Ann Owen, director of the Arthur Levitt Public Affairs Center and associate professor of economics, was quoted in the Atlanta Journal-Constitution article "Fed sees economic 'traction'; Interest rates raised quarter-point."  Owen said, "The rate boosts are a calculated gamble. By raising rates, the Fed can hope to reduce inflationary pressures throughout the economy, but it cannot have a significant impact on oil prices, and the increased interest rates will undoubtedly cost jobs."
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Li Discusses Future of Communist Party on VOA
Cheng Li, the William R. Kenan Professor of Government, was interviewed by Voice of America radio about the future of China's Communist Party.  Li said Hu and Wen appear to be positioning the party to deal with the increasing likelihood of challenges to the Communist Party's monopoly on power. More ...
Goldberg Presents Roehrick Lecture at Kirkland Art Center
Hamilton College Professor of Art Steve Goldberg will present "Art in the Age of Mechanical Reproduction: Ukiyo-e and Pop Art" as part of the Roehrick Lecture Series. The lecture, which is free and open to the public, is Thursday, Oct. 28, at 7 p.m. at the Kirkland Art Center in Clinton.  This event is in conjunction with the Emerson Gallery exhibition "Inside the Floating World: Japanese Prints from the Lenoir C. Wright Collection." More ...
Kerry's Economic Plan Appeals to Europeans Concerned about U.S. Budget Deficit
Alan Cafruny, professor of international affairs at Hamilton College says, "The presidential elections are extremely significant for Europe. The Bush administration has alienated most of Europe's leaders and therefore there will be considerable behind-the-scenes support for a Kerry victory. Kerry's plan to halve the deficit also has substantial appeal to Europeans who are concerned about the effects of the growing U.S. budget deficit." More ...
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Cheng Li Interviewed About Changes in Chinese Leadership
Cheng Li, the William R. Kenan Professor of Government, was interviewed by VOA radio on Dec. 14.  Li discussed the recent change in the Chinese provincial leadership and the consolidation of Hu Jintao's power. More ...
Turkey's Entrance into E.U. Will Strength U.S. Power in Central Asia
"It is likely that Turkey will eventually be admitted into the E.U., but Turkish membership will deepen divisions within and among the member states and strengthen U.S. power in Europe and Central Asia," according to E.U. expert and Hamilton College government professor Alan Cafruny.  Editor of Europe's Ruined Fortress (2003 with Magnus Ryner), Cafruny is co-author of The Union and the World: The Political Economy of a Common European Foreign Policy, (Kluwer Law International 1998), a comprehensive analysis of the broad range of Union policies in both economic and political spheres. More ...
Pierce Interviewed by Albany Times Union About Managing Stress
Professor of Psychology Gregory Pierce was interviewed for the Albany Times Union article titled "Your outlook shapes body's stress damage."  Pierce said, "managing stress successfully is all about reframing our experiences." If something negative happens, he says, admit that it was upsetting. Then use the event as a learning experience. More ...
Owen Comments on Social Security System in San Antonio Express-News
Ann Owen, former Federal Reserve economist and associate professor of economics, was quoted in the San Antonio Express-News article titled "Saving Social Security." Owen said, "I think that a modest amount of Social Security dedicated to private accounts would be fine. But I don't want us to forget the dual purposes of Social Security. One of the purposes of Social Security is redistribution to prevent poverty among the elderly. And can you have private accounts that have that as a goal? Yes, you can. But it can also interfere with that goal." More ...
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