In the Media

Brockton turns over records of finalists for CFO job ›

Brockton Enterprise | February 14, 2019
The McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management assisted in the search for a chief financial officer in Brockton.

How energy efficiency delivers green dividends in red and blue states ›

The Conversation | February 14, 2019
McCormack Graduate School Dean David W. Cash writes that he believes "that because of its environmental benefits and job growth potential, energy efficiency will be the bedrock of both national and state energy policy, regardless of which party controls statehouses, Congress, or the White House."

Senior speed-dating isn’t for the faint of heart ›

The Boston Globe | February 08, 2019
Susan Whitbourne, a fellow of the McCormack Graduate School's Gerontology Institute, says "baby boomers are usually more open to dating and getting out there. They’re less traditional.”

Massachusetts Firefighting Academy graduate joins Braintree Fire Department ›

Wicked Local | February 08, 2019
Mark McCabe graduated from the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy’s Chief Fire Officer Management Training Program, delivered by the McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management and the Massachusetts Firefighting Academy, and joined the Braintree Fire Department.

Baker Testifies on House Committee Hearing on Climate Change ›

The Take | February 07, 2019
Governor Charlie Baker encouraged Congress to follow Massachusetts' lead in reducing greenhouse gases and building climate resiliency when he testified before a U.S. House committee Wednesday. McCormack Graduate School Dean David Cash joined The Take host Sue O'Connell to talk about it.

Kennedy Institute to host screening, discussion on award-winning documentary ‘The Peacemaker,’ Feb. 7 ›

Sampan | February 06, 2019
The Peacemaker, the documentary about the Joseph Moakley Distinguished Professor of Peace and Reconciliation at the McCormack Graduate School, Padraig O'Malley, will be screened at the Edward M. Kennedy Institute for the United States Senate on Thursday, February 7 at 6 p.m.

Will President Trump Finally Address Middle-Class Woes? ›

Forbes | February 05, 2019
President Trump's State of the Union address is tonight. Christian Weller, professor of public policy and public affairs in the McCormack Graduate School, writes that many families still live paycheck to paycheck, and that Trump's "policies so far have, if anything, made these problems worse."

Manchester, Essex begin regionalization study this month ›

Gloucester Times | February 05, 2019
Beginning this month, two members from the McCormack Graduate School's Edward J. Collins, Jr. Center for Public Management will start interviewing department heads in Essex and Manchester on their suggestions for shared services.

How to Find an Old 401(k) Account ›

U.S. News & World Report | February 04, 2019
Anna-Marie Tabor, director of the McCormack Graduate School's Pension Action Center, says when it comes to finding funds held in a previous employer’s 401(k) plan, “if you know who administers the plan, you should reach out to the administrator and explain the situation.”

Wealth Tax Just What The Country Needs ›

Forbes | February 01, 2019
Christian Weller, professor of public policy and public affairs in the McCormack Graduate School, writes that concentrated wealth has done little for the economy: Over much of the past 20 years, "as wealth became more and more concentrated, business investment and economic growth have been modest."