IN THE NEWS
· America's worship of technology was a root cause of such catastrophes as the BP oil spill and Toyota brake scandal, Professor Catherine Lutz said recently in an op-ed in the Guardian.
· NPR's On the Media delved into Professor Peter Andreas's co-edited Sex, Drugs, and Body Counts, following a review in Slate.
· The breakdown of caste hierarchy has released enormous entrepreneurial energies in the south of India, Faculty Fellow Ashutosh Varshney said in the New York Times.
· The integration of the Roma minority in Romania is at the same time encouraged by European Union social policy and discouraged by EU fiscal policy, Visiting Fellow Cornel Ban wrote recently in the Financial Times.