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"Union Strength, Neoliberalism, and Inequality: Contingent Political Analyses of U.S. Income Differences since 1950"

Do historically contingent political accounts help explain the growth in family income inequality in the United States? David Jacobs & Lindsey Myers use time-series regressions based on 60 years to detect such relationships by assessing interactive associations between the neoliberal departure coincident with Ronald Reagan’s election and the acceleration in inequality that began soon after Reagan took office. 107 more words

Neoliberalism

HIST 382. Europe in the 20th Century

This course is a survey of European history covering the late-imperial era, the world wars, the Cold War and the dynamics of European integration. Emphasis will be given to political, social, economic and cultural developments. 21 more words

20th Century

HIST 386. Russia and the Soviet Union from 1881 to 1991

This course surveys Russian and Soviet history from the late 19th century to the demise of the Soviet Union in 1991. Instead of providing a teleology of revolution and failure of the revolutionary experiment, this course offers an overview of Russian modern history that takes gender, generation, and family as its overriding themes and pairs them with issues of empire – in Tsarist as well as in Soviet Russia.

20th Century

A pre-print of “Software Developers’ Perceptions of Productivity” for FSE’14 is available!

We just published a pre-print of our paper “Software Developers’ Perceptions of Productivity” for FSE’14, the 22nd ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE 2014).  237 more words

Research

A pre-print of “Software Developers’ Perceptions of Productivity” for FSE’14 is available!

We just published a pre-print of our paper “Software Developers’ Perceptions of Productivity” for FSE’14, the 22nd ACM SIGSOFT International Symposium on the Foundations of Software Engineering (FSE 2014).  237 more words

Research

Printed

Fact they proclaim
Ten variations of one story
Yet all claim to be true
Wonder sets in,
Why don’t we trust them
Disbelief is the reply… 15 more words

Poetry