In the News

Commentary and Interviews

Episode #11 Childcare (#shiftdisturbers podcast, June, 2017)

Episode #6 Social Mobility (#shiftdisturbers podcast, November, 2016)

2016’s Most & Least Financially Savvy States (WalletHub, July 2016)

The truth about Canada’s low-income benefits: They work (Globe and Mail, April 21, 2015)

The shrinking middle class: So far, just a US story (Globe and Mail, Feb. 6 2015)

The Benefits of Child Benefits (The Exchange with Amanda Lang, April 20, 2015)

Media Coverage

Nudges Aren’t Enough for Problems Like Retirement Savings (The New York Times, Feb.24, 2016)

The CARD Act: What it is, new rules & more (CardHub, Feb. 14, 2014)

Medication: The smart-pill oversell (Nature, Feb . 12, 2014)

Popular ADHD study drugs don’t actually boost grades (Business Insider, Jul. 9, 2013)

ADHD drugs don’t boost kids’ grades (Wallstreet Journal, Jul 8., 2013)

Study: Ritalin doesn’t help academic performance (The Atlantic, Jun. 17, 2013)

Did Ritalin make kids in Quebec dumber? (New Republic, June 14, 2013)

Credit Card Act increased payoffs (Squared Away Blog, Jul. 10, 2012)