Calculator determines your risk of poverty during next 5, 10 or 15 years

While Forbes touted its annual list of billionaires around the world this week, economic hardship and inequality experts Thomas Hirschl, professor in the Department of Development Sociology at Cornell University, and Mark Rank, the Herbert S. Hadley Professor of Social Welfare at the Brown School at Washington University in St. Louis, have developed a new […]

American, Nepalese children disagree on social obligations with age

CORNELL UNIVERSITY PRESS RELEASE  FOR RELEASE:  June 3, 2013 Contact: Syl Kacapyr Phone: (607) 255-7701 vpk6@cornell.edu American, Nepalese children disagree on social obligations with age ITHACA, N.Y. – Preschoolers universally recognize that one’s choices are not always free – that our decisions may be constrained by social obligations to be nice to others or follow […]