Professor Ragui Assaad comments in this story about how the coronavirus outbreak is impacting Egypt's economy, especially relating to the country's large number of day laborers and those living in poverty.
MPR News Presents aired a Humphrey School event featuring Political Science Professor Julia Azari of Marquette University on the presidential nominating process. The event was moderated by UMN Political Science Professor Kathryn Pearson.
Google has pledged to build a $600 million data center in Becker, Minnesota, but is asking for taxpayer subsidies to support its effort. Assistant Professor Gabe Chan comments on whether that’s a good idea.
MPR News rebroadcast excerpts of 'Hidden Figures' author Margot Lee Shetterly's Distinguished Carlson Lecture from February 2017, to mark the recent death of Katherine Johnson, a NASA mathemetician who was profiled in the book. Johnson was 101.