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  • Pune Univeristy gets social science project under Indo-US plan 17-08-2013 12:38 PM

    A social science project under the "Obama-Singh 21st Century Knowledge Initiative" has been awarded to the University of Pune which will team up with the University of Massachusetts in a joint exercise. The institutional partnership project, aiming to develop "appropriate research and analytical tools", was recently announced under the second...
  • How a student took on Harvard economists over errors and won 18-04-2013 01:31 PM

    New York: When Thomas Herndon, a student at the University of Massachusetts Amherst's doctoral program in economics, spotted possible errors made by two eminent Harvard economists in an influential research paper, he called his girlfriend over for a second look. As they poured over the spreadsheets Herndon had requested from...