2014 Tobin Project Update

The 2014 Tobin Project Update has been published, featuring our Corporation and American Democracy initiative, new research on the physiological and psychological consequences of economic inequality, and more.

Preventing Regulatory Capture at the July SASE Conference

Preventing Regulatory Capture at the July SASE Conference

On July 11th, the Society for the Advancement of Socio-Economics Annual Meeting in Chicago held a panel on Tobin’s most recent book, Preventing Regulatory Capture.

Meet the 2014-15 Graduate Student Fellows

The Tobin Project has selected the 2014-15 class for the Graduate Student Forums and Fellowships in National Security and Democracy and Markets, and we are excited to start working with them this fall.

Tobin Scholars Publish Op-Ed on Hobby Lobby Case

Naomi Lamoreaux and Bill Novak, the leaders of The Corporation & American Democracy initiative, published an op-ed in Slate on the history of the Supreme Court's treatment of the rights of corporations.

Initiative leaders Bill Novak and Naomi Lamoreaux at the conference

The Tobin Project Holds a Conference on Corporations & American Democracy

At the third conference in our initiative on The Corporation & American Democracy in February, the participants shared the latest drafts of their research with scholars and policymakers.

Sustainable Security Events in Washington, D.C.

In January, scholars from the Tobin Project's National Security initiative discussed their recent work on sustainable national security with policymakers in Washington, D.C.