Welcome to Boston SSN

October 2nd: Op Ed Writing Workshop with Washington Post's EJ Dionne

About the chapter

Boston SSN brings together scholars from a broad range of policy fields at Harvard, MIT, the University of Massachusetts Boston, Tufts, and other Boston area universities. Members are particularly interested in strategies to address rising economic inequality, strengthen the integrity of American democracy, and ensure the successful implementation of health care reform. Other interests include the challenges faced by low-income mothers, the consequences of the prison boom, environmental policy, immigration policy, and school reform.

Leaders
Salem State University
Fitchburg State University
Harvard University
Members
Tufts University
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Brookings Institution
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Boston
University of Massachusetts Boston
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Suffolk University
University of Massachusetts Boston
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Massachusetts Boston
University of Massachusetts Boston
Tufts University
Clark University
Bentley University
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Harvard University
Brown University School of Medicine
Silent Spring Institute
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Tufts University School of Medicine
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Harvard University
Northeastern University
Suffolk University
University of Virginia
Suffolk University
Boston University
National Institutes of Health
Brandeis University
Boston College
Northeastern University
Jobs for the Future
Harvard University
University of New Hampshire
University of Massachusetts at Amherst
Harvard Kennedy School
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Emerson College
University of Massachusetts Boston
Olin College of Engineering
Boston University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Northeastern University
Harvard University
Harvard University
Harvard University
Harvard Kennedy School
Harvard University
Boston University School of Public Health
Northeastern University
Harvard Kennedy School
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
Tufts University
City University of New York
University of Massachusetts
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Wellesley College
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Harvard Medical School
University of Massachusetts Boston
Center for Social Policy
Harvard University
Harvard Kennedy School
American Political Science Association
Boston University
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
Northeastern University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
National Bureau of Education Research
Suffolk University
Northeastern University
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Boston
Northeastern University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Harvard University
Emory University
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Amherst
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
Simmons University
University of Massachusetts Boston
Suffolk University
Harvard University
American Bar Foundation
Tufts University
Westfield State University
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Simmons College
Suffolk University
Center for Women's Health and Human Rights
Boston University
Bentley University
Scholars Strategy Network Founder and Director
Harvard University
Harvard University
Harvard School of Public Health
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Brandeis University
Harvard School of Public Health
Harvard University
Tufts University
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Salem State University
Center for Childhood & Youth Studies
United Nations Convention on the Rights of the Child
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard University
College of the Holy Cross
Harvard University
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
University of Massachusetts Boston
Harvard Kennedy School
University of Massachusetts Amherst
Harvard University

Latest Contributions

How to Realign Views on Diversity with Institutional Change

  • Sarah Mayorga-Gallo

How Broken Windows Do —and Do Not— Matter

  • Daniel O'Brien

What to Look for After November 4

Justice at Stake

  • Sheldon Goldman

Latest in the News

Robert J. Sampson's research on impact of neighborhood conditions on racial social mobility discussed in Thomas B. Edsall, "Integration vs. White Intransigence," New York Times, July 17, 2019.
Alicia Sasser Modestino's research on barriers to affordable housing discussed in Simón Rios, "Stubborn Zoning Boards Tied to Segregation in Boston Area, Report Finds," WBUR 90.9, June 26, 2019.
"How Dogs Help Keep Multiracial Neighborhoods Socially Segregated," Sarah Mayorga-Gallo, The Conversation, May 22, 2019.
Gerald Friedman quoted on declining quality of health insurance in Eli Sherman, "Massachusetts Workers Pay More for Health Insurance, But Coverage Lacking" Wicked Local, May 14, 2019.
"How to Make America Grow Again," Jonathan Gruber (with Simon Johnson), Bloomberg, April 25, 2019.

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