In today’s New York Times, columnist Paul Krugman cites political science research from a recently published article in Perspectives on Politics. In his NYTs op-ed,  “The 1 Percent’s Solution,” Krugman points to a March 2013 Perspectives article, Democracy and the Policy Preferences of Wealthy Americans by political scientists Benjamin Page, Larry Bartels and Jason Seawright, to address a question on what people want from economic policy.

Read the article: Democracy and the Policy Preferences of Wealthy Americans

Perspectives on Politics seeks to provide a space for broad and synthetic discussion within the political science profession and between the profession and the broader scholarly and reading publics. Such discussion necessarily draws on and contributes to the scholarship published in the more specialized journals that dominate our discipline. At the same time, Perspectives seeks to promote a complementary form of broad public discussion and synergistic understanding within the profession that is essential to advancing research and promoting scholarly community.

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