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Risk Assessments at Sentencing in Pennsylvania

Risk Assessments at Sentencing in Pennsylvania

Season 1, Episode 44 | Kate Vander Wiede and Collin Hayes In 2010, the Pennsylvania State Legislature mandated that the Pennsylvania Commission on Sentencing create a risk assessment tool to be used at sentencing. Since then, the Commission has worked to create a tool that meets this mandate...

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Current Year: 03 AML

Current Year: 03 AML

Season 1, Episode 43 | Vanessa Kolb In this week’s episode, host Vanessa speaks with Dr. Mark Kamlet. Dr. Kamlet is a professor of economics and public policy and a former provost who has been with Carnegie Mellon University since 1976. His research focuses on the economic impacts of automation...

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The Heinz Journal: Vol. 16, Issue 2 | Fall ’18

The Heinz Journal: Vol. 16, Issue 2 | Fall ’18

Included in this issue: “Childhood Poverty in Urban Environments” by Ela Sehic “Evaluating Economic Impacts of Intellectual Property Box Regimes Using Econometric Methodology” by Yoshio Kainosho “Racial Disparities in Death Penalty Sentencing” by Kaitlyn Hendrickcson “College...

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Venezuela Crisis with John Polga-Hecimovich

Venezuela Crisis with John Polga-Hecimovich

Season 1, Episode 42 | Claudia Bustamante In this episode of Heinz Radio guest interviewer Claudia Bustamante from Carnegie Mellon’s Latino/a Graduate Student Association sat down with John Polga-Hecimovich, assistant professor of comparative politics at the United States Naval Academy, to discuss...

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Policy through an Understanding of Data, Systems, and Experiences: A Season 1 Recap

Policy through an Understanding of Data, Systems, and Experiences: A Season 1 Recap

Season 1, Episode 41 | Matthew Fochs In this week’s episode, we take a walk down memory lane and revisit 12 of the 40 episodes published in the inaugural season of the podcast. Come along with host Matthew Fochs as he explores some of the underlying themes that have popped up each week despite...

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2019 Journal Volunteers

Editors in Chief Sean Hoover'20 MSPPM CandidateMember bio Sara Shore'20 MSPPM CandidateMember bio Head Editors Jimmy McHugh?Member bio Shreya Prabhu?Member bio SoniaReed?Member bio Preetha Swamy?Member bio Editors Mary Rose Debor Deborah Foell-McDowell Hallie Johnson Rashmeen Kaur Mia...

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Advanced Technology in the Healthcare Sector with Joe Marks

Advanced Technology in the Healthcare Sector with Joe Marks

Season 1, Episode 40 | Corina Paraschiv This week’s episode Corina Paraschiv sits down with the Executive Director of the Center for Machine Learning and Health at CMU, Joe Marks. After graduating from Harvard University, Mr. Marks has been involved with invention and innovation in applied...

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An Open and Digital Government with Cori Zarek

An Open and Digital Government with Cori Zarek

Season 1, Episode 39 | Kate Vander Wiede Cori Zarek has spent her professional life working on transparent, open and digital government. This week, Kate Vander Wiede interviews Cori about: Her time in the White House during the Obama Administration, where she worked on improving digital government...

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