6/29 Coal Project Update

A little over a week ago, I talked about the Family & Medical Leave Act project that I was working on. However, this past week or so, I have been working alongside Professor Maliniak, Professor Harish, Akash Palani, and Grace Williams on a project exploring the geostrategic influence of coal plants. The project was introduced by an economics grad student who wanted our assistance in finding the institutional and governance aspects related to her study. She has the economics background, and we have the government background, and hopefully when we bring both disciplines together, we’ll have a more wholistic picture as to why coal plants are located where they are.

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