Jesse Rothstein, Evan White, Henry E. Brady
Date: June 5, 2017 Duration: 25 minutes
Jesse Rothstein and Evan White of California Policy Lab share their enthusiasm for partnering with UCLA, and the state and local governments, to address CA's most urgent problems through data-driven insights.
Sudha Shetty, Henry E. Brady
Date: May 22, 2017 Duration: 28 minutes
Drawing on her own experience growing up in the caste system in India, Sudha Shetty channels her compassion for others into research and advocacy for victims of domestic violence and child abduction.
Emilie Mazzacurati, Jonathan Stein
Date: May 15, 2017 Duration: 28 minutes
Blending climate science with economic modeling, Emilie Mazzacurati (MPP '07) offers clients strategic advice on how to protect local communities by integrating climate risk into business decisions. Mazzacurati talks with fellow alumnus Jonathan Stein (MPP/JD '13) about how she founded her company, Four Twenty Seven Climate Solutions, to build climate resilience through social innovation.
Sarah Anzia, Henry E. Brady
Date: May 8, 2017 Duration: 27 minutes
Women who are elected to Congress perform better, on average, than their male counterparts, according to research conducted by political scientist Sarah Anzia. They secure more federal funding for their districts, sponsor or co-sponsor more legislation and are seen as more collaborative with fellow members. But why are there so few in Congress? In many cases, it's just about being asked.