Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs

News: Wisconsin Idea

Tuesday, November 13, 2012

Wisconsin Idea anniversary shirts for sale

Shirts marking the 100th official birthday of the Wisconsin Idea are available from the La Follette School Student Association.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012

News from faculty and staff

Updates from staff and faculty of the La Follette School.
Wednesday, October 24, 2012

Faculty, alumni share research at conference

La Follette School faculty and alumni are off to the fall research conference of the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management November 8-12 in Baltimore to present research on child support, health insurance, school vouchers and more.

Second-year student Tawsif Anam shared information with Wisconsin lawmakers about federal regulations related to the treatment of vulnerable adults diagnosed with dementia.

Attempts to improve the performance of federal programs haven't been as effective as they could be, according to a Brookings Institution report conducted by Donald Moynihan and Stéphane Lavertu.
Property owners are less likely to be late with their tax payments if they make three installment payments a year instead of two, according to a new analysis from the La Follette School of Public Affairs.
Wednesday, October 10, 2012

Moynihan's research recognized

Two public administration organizations are honoring professor Donald Moynihan for his expertise in public management.
Thursday, October 4, 2012

Smeeding comments on health assistance

Poverty expert and faculty member Tim Smeeding discusses in the New York Times a policy change by the Congressional Budget Office to classify Medicare and Medicaid assistance as income.
First-year student Princess Ojiaku shares her impression of the La Follette School and the University of Wisconsin–Madison in her Scientific American blog, Science with Moxie: Musical Notes on Neuroscience.
Friday, September 21, 2012

Reschovsky discusses tax proposals

Tax policy and public finance expert Andrew Reschovsky is sharing his expertise.
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