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Articles: Research

Sandeep Robert Datta

Sandeep Robert Datta

Photograph by Stu Rosner


COVID-19 shines a spotlight on a once-obscure field of science.


Illustration of a seesaw with a house on one end, and an apple, representing teaching, on the other.

Illustration by John Tomac

Home prices are a bellwether of efficient spending in local schools

November-December 2021

Penny Pritzker

Corporation member Penny Pritzker underwrites new economics building

© Moshe Zusman Photography Studio

Landmark support for an eminently strong department


Photo of Jane Pickering

Jane Pickering

Photograph by Stephanie Mitchell/HPAC

Disputes over the disposition of sensitive collections shadow Peabody Museum

September-October 2021

portrait photograph of Nicholas Stephanopoulos in a casual shirt and jeans

Nicholas Stephanopoulos

Photograph by Jim Harrison

An election-law scholar and litigator zeroes in on political gerrymandering.

September-October 2021

Illustration of a man plugging his ears on the roof of his house as floodwaters engulf the building

Illustration by John Holcroft

Bridging the gulf to science deniers

September-October 2021

Illustration of a man commuting to work

Illustration by Gwen Keraval

Long commutes harm productivity and innovation.

September-October 2021

Michael Porter

Michael Porter

Photograph courtesy of Harvard Business School

Michael Porter on the new business agenda


Tiya Miles and Tomiko Brown-Nagin

Tiya Miles (top) and Tomiko Brown-Nagin 

Screenshot by Harvard Magazine

Tiya Miles traces a mother and daughter’s story through a cotton sack.