Of this giant pool of assets, UNC-Chapel Hill holds the largest share, with a $3.6 billion investment fund, followed by NC State’s $1.07 billion fund, according to the schools’ 2019 annual reports.
Daniel KreissThis piece is impressive for anyone wanting to understand university endowments: “There is no reason to believe $700,000 bonuses for investment managers at the expense of housekeepers, adjuncts, and graduate workers are somehow acceptable.”
The next chapter is dedicated to the development of the theoretical framework of the work. New Middle Ages as a theory is gaining prominence due to the fact that it offers a systematic alternative to...
Daniel KreissCan’t say it’s great to know there is a new field dedicated to theorizing the “New Middle Ages”
<p>In November 2017, the International Center for Journalists gave Fox News’s Chris Wallace an award for excellence in journalism. In his acceptance speech, he noted that President Trump’s attacks on the media threaten democracy, but then pivoted to...
The emergency measures, originally designed for countries facing mass ethnic or political bloodshed, include slowing the spread of viral content and lowering the bar for suppressing potentially inflammatory posts.
Facebook is demanding that a New York University research project cease collecting data about its political-ad targeting practices, setting up a fight with academics seeking to study the platform without the company’s permission.