Global Risks Report 2017: About What We Might Have Expected

The social discord that fueled the surprising outcome of our election is part of a global pattern. The World Economic Forum’s recently released Global Risks Report 2017 sees “deep-rooted social and economic trends are manifesting themselves increasingly disruptively across the world.”

The Policy Debate on the Wealth Gap? Not So Much

Sometimes, a conceptual frame is exactly what we need to help the public understand an issue…and sometimes it just keeps us all stuck in Never-never Land. For instance, at heart, we want to believe that the American Dream is alive and well.