Department: Big Ideas Archive


Works in Progress

Issue: Fall 2017

A glimpse at ongoing faculty research.

Syllabus: Risky Business

Issue: Fall 2017

In Sex, Drugs, and Dynamic Optimization: The Economics of Risky Behavior, students explore how people make decisions, a component of microeconomics.

Mobtown’s Charmed History

Issue: Fall 2017

In Baltimore: A Political History Matthew Crenson looks at the manifold forces that influenced and impeded city government for more than 300 years.

More Faculty Books

Issue: Fall 2017

New publications from Krieger School faculty.

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Tell Me About…

Issue: Fall 2017

Three faculty members, one question.

Syllabus: Global (In)Security

Issue: Spring 2017

In Global Security Politics, students explore the political implications of weapons of mass destruction and oppression.

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More Faculty Books

Issue: Spring 2017

New publications from Krieger School faculty.

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Works in Progress

Issue: Spring 2017

A glimpse at ongoing faculty research.

Reopening the Case

Issue: Spring 2017

In a new biography, Chester B. Himes, Lawrence Jackson identifies Himes as a key figure in the generation of brilliant, mid-20th-century black writers.

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Tell Me About…

Issue: Spring 2017

Three faculty members, one question.