Professor David Weimer comments in the Chronicle of Higher Education on a federal proposal to rate university outcomes as a mechanism to increase graduation rates and slow the rising cost of tuition.
Susan Yackee is shining light into the back room of the White House where policymakers often make key decisions. The La Follette School political scientist is applying her expertise in administrative rulemaking to the president's Office of Management and Budget.
With nearly every regulation that crosses Patrick Fuchs' desk at the Office of Management and Budget in the Executive Office of the President, he uses what he learned in the La Follette School's policy analysis and microeconomics courses.
Andrew Behm enjoys working in a policy area that is beginning to change after decades of equilibrium — energy policy.