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May–June/12

The International Baccalaureate program raises high schoolers’ chances of attending—and finishing—college.

Mar–Apr/12

A Chicago astrophysicist calculates the fastest way to get airplane passengers into their seats.

Jan–Feb/12

Lack of skills outweighs race as a factor in wage disparity.

Nov–Dec/11

A new survey examines how American opinions have shifted since 9/11.

Sept–Oct/11

Economist Bruce Meyer studies the myth of the middle-class squeeze.