IGS in the News
"Managing Budgets During Fiscal Stress: Lessons for Local Government Officials," a report co-authored by IGS Senior Research Fellow Max Neiman, is now available at the IBM Center for the Business of Government website.
Gabriel Lenz's research on voter shortsightedness is highlighted in a Sciencemag.org article. Lenz is an IGS affiliated faculty member.
A paper by IGS affiliated faculty Gabriel Lenz, "Substituting the End for the Whole," on voters' short-term view of economic return, is the subject of an article in the UC Berkeley NewsCenter.
New in the IGS Library
Reporting at the Southern Borders, edited by Giovanna Dell'Orto and Vicki L. Birchfield (Routledge), presents candid, in-depth assessments by nine leading European and North American journalists covering immigration from the frontlines, ranging from the Guardian’s southern Europe editor to the immigration reporter for the Arizona Republic. IGS Director contributed the keynote chapter, "National Identity and the Challenge of Immigration."
Rep. Doris Matsui on supporting IGS
Rep. Doris Matsui is a member of the U.S. House of Representatives from California's 6th district, and a champion of the Robert T. Matsui Center at IGS. Named for her late husband, the Matsui Center promotes political participation by young people, and endows several student fellowships in Sacramento and Washington, D.C. Learn how you can make a gift to support IGS and the Matsui Center.