Alice Rivlin's legacy includes not only the creation of a pathbreaking national institution but also the salvation of the District of Columbia, according to a commentary piece published in Governing.
Two mega-philanthropists at opposite ends of the political spectrum — George Soros and Charles Koch — have teamed up to launch a think tank focused on shifting U.S. foreign policy away from "forever war," the Boston Globe reports.
In Agile Problem Solving in Government: A Case Study of The Opportunity Project, a new report from the IBM Center for The Business of Government, authors Joel Gurin and Katarina Rebello from the Center for Open Data Enterprise outline the key elements and critical success factors involved in TOP.
This week, the Partnership for Public Service released the Public Service Leadership Model, which identifies the core values leaders must prioritize, and the critical competencies they must master to achieve their agencies’ missions and desired impact.
The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University is once again ranked #1 in the nation for graduate education in public affairs, according to the latest U.S. News & World Report reputational survey.
Kira West (UMD, Class of 2012) is beginning work as a researcher studying the energy transition for the industrial sector at the Energy Research Center of the Organization for Applied Scientific Research in the Netherlands