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Cover Story: What Economists Really Do

More than just Wall Street types or stock market prognosticators, Johns Hopkins economics faculty and students apply their tools to address the world’s most important issues.

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Dean Christopher S. Celenza weighs in on the Krieger School's new ways to focus on the undergraduate and first-year experience.

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Creating standards that are easily adoptable, like measuring cases and deaths for COVID, will be really important when we’re trying to do the hard work of eradicating poverty and improving climate conditions. The big question is, are policymakers willing to do it?”  

Beth Blauer, Associate Vice Provost for Public Sector Innovation and Executive Director, Centers for Civic Impact, on lessons learned from COVID-19 data dashboards about communicating science in a crisis.

Nature, March 23, 2022

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