March 26, 2015
Hosted by the Sol Price Center for Social Innovation Speaker: Helmut Anheier Dean, Hertie School of Governance, Berlin Description: Helmut Anheier raises important, emerging issues for research and policy in the field of social innovation. About the Speaker: Helmut K. Anheier, PhD, is Professor of Sociology and President and Dean at the Hertie School of Governance. He also holds a chair of Sociology at Heidelberg University and serves as Academic Director of the Center for […]
February 24, 2015
USC Price School of Public Policy professors Shui-Yan Tang and Mark Pisano were named winners of the Louis Brownlow Award by the American Society for Public Administration (ASPA) for their research paper “Using Common-Pool Resource Principles to Design Local Government Fiscal Sustainability.” The award recognizes the outstanding article for 2014 authored or co-authored by a practitioner in Public Administration Review, a leading scholarly journal in the field.
February 24, 2015
Further elevating the USC Price School of Public Policy’s scholarly profile, more than a dozen Price faculty and doctoral students took part in the Western Regional Science Association’s 54th annual meeting, held Feb. 15-18 in Tucson, Ariz.
December 22, 2014
Boosting the incomes of poor, elderly residents in developing countries can significantly improve their health and well-being, particularly in lung function and memory, according to a study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. USC Price School of Public Policy Assistant Professor Emma Aguila co-authored the study.
December 16, 2014
Professor Gary Painter has accepted an appointment to serve as the Director of Social Policy at the USC Sol Price Center for Social Innovation, Dean Jack H. Knott announced.