27 August 2021 Volume 2, Issue 3 *** I’m gearing up for a busy semester, teaching two undergraduate courses. They are covering big topics — “Sociology of Development” and “Sociology of Poverty” — so it’s basically impossible to do anything that could reasonably considered exhaus…
18 August 2021 Volume 2, Issue 2 *** It’s been a busy year since my last update, focused on more traditional academic writing. A couple of research art…
My writing since September has addressed recent developments in South African transportation policy, Brazilian municipal politics, fiscal federalism in…
24 July 2019 Volume 1, Issue 3 It’s been a little bit since the last issue of this newsletter, so I’ll get up to speed by going from the global to the …
10 February 2019 Volume 1, Issue 2 A couple years ago, I helped launch a city-wide organization in my city of Somerville. By the end of the year, we ac…
13 January 2019 Volume 1, Issue 1 I’ll try to keep this for some goldilocks jottings. Not too frequent, not too infrequent. Always happy to hear from f…