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Campaign 2012: Caucus vs primary

December 29th, 2011 in Campaign 2012, Politics, Videos 0 comments

Cornelius Hurley, director of BU’s Center for Finance, Law & Policy, discusses the differences between a caucus and a primary. Contact Hurley at 617-353-3023; ckhurley@bu.edu; Twitter: @ckhurley

Campaign 2012: Hawkeye view of the Iowa caucus

December 28th, 2011 in Campaign 2012, Politics 0 comments

John Carroll, assistant professor of mass communication and a political analyst, offers his forecast on the Iowa caucus. January 3rd is Anything Can Happen Day in Iowa. Ask any five of the chin-strokerati to predict the winner of the Iowa caucuses, and you’ll get seven answers. But no clues. Mitt Romney and Ron Paul seem… MORE

Campaign 2012: Tom Whalen on the Iowa caucus

December 28th, 2011 in Campaign 2012, Politics, Videos 0 comments

Political historian Tom Whalen offers his analysis of the upcoming Iowa caucus and New Hampshire primary. Contact Whalen at 978-888-3131; tjw64@bu.edu

Top stories of 2011

December 23rd, 2011 in Top stories of 2011 0 comments

With the end of 2011 just a few days away, Professor Voices asked several of our experts to tell us what they thought were the top stories of 2011. Below is our final list. Cornelius Hurley, Director, Center for Finance, Law & Policy WORLD 1. Arab Spring 2. Occupy Wall Street 3. Japanese earthquake and… MORE

Campaign 2012: Tom Whalen on Newt Gingrich

December 22nd, 2011 in Campaign 2012, Politics, Videos 0 comments

Political historian Tom Whalen offers his analysis on the outlook for Newt Gingrich heading into the 2012 election year. Contact Whalen at 978-888-3131; tjw64@bu.edu

Top stories of 2011

December 22nd, 2011 in Top stories of 2011 0 comments

With the end of 2011 just a few days away, Professor Voices asked several of our experts to tell us what they thought were the top stories of 2011. We’ll be posting more lists over the next few days. John Carroll, College of Communication Top Political Stories of 2011 In no particular order: Troop Withdrawal… MORE

Top stories of 2011

December 21st, 2011 in Top stories of 2011 0 comments

With the end of 2011 just a few days away, Professor Voices asked several of our experts to tell us what they thought were the top stories of 2011. We’ll be posting more lists over the next few days. College of Arts & Sciences Graham Wilson, Chair, Department of Political Science 1. Gridlock in D.C.,… MORE

Campaign 2012: Cornelius Hurley looks at the GOP presidential field

December 21st, 2011 in Campaign 2012, Politics 0 comments

Cornelius Hurley, director of BU’s Center for Finance, Law & Policy, discusses the current state of the field of GOP presidential candidates. Contact Hurley at 617-353-5427; ckhurley@bu.edu; Twitter @ckhurley

Top stories for 2011

December 21st, 2011 in Top stories of 2011 0 comments

With the end of 2011 just a few days away, Professor Voices asked several of our experts to tell us what they thought were the top stories of 2011. We’ll be posting more lists over the next few days. Mark Williams, School of Management The following is my Top 10 List of Business Finance Stories… MORE

Top stories of 2011

December 20th, 2011 in Top stories of 2011 0 comments

With the end of 2011 just a few days away, Professor Voices asked several of our experts to tell us what they thought were the top stories of 2011. We’ll be posting more lists over the next few days. Tom Whalen, College of General Studies The decline of American economic power internationally Everyone knows the… MORE