U.S. Government Forms Behavioral Insights Team

The U.S. government is recruiting members for a Behavioral Insights Team with the goal of studying human behavior to “design public policies that work better, cost less, and help people… Read More

Whitey Bulger: Vigilante or Organized Criminal?

Whitey Bulger: a criminal formerly operating in South Boston or, as local myths suggest, local vigilante? Regardless, he was arrested in June 2011 at the age of 81, and last… Read More

Beyond political gridlock: What’s next?

The US election is over, but gridlock still looms. We asked Zintro experts for their thoughts. Levi Moore, an expert in public affairs and government relations, thinks that the GOP… Read More

Big data’s role in US politics

One of the big winners in the US presidential election was the role that big data played, especially the predictions made by Nate Silver of the New York Times who… Read More

Thoughts on the impact of the US presidential election on global markets

We asked our Zintro experts about the potential impact of the US presidential election on global markets. Here are some of their insights. Tomas Nordberg, an international relations expert, thinks… Read More

Syrian Crisis Intensifies

As the conflict situation in Syria deepens, little political, diplomatic, or humanitarian options are left to the international community to address what is becoming a major human rights issue. We… Read More

GOP Post-Convention Analysis

With the GOP Convention over, Zintro experts discuss some of the major issues that will affect the GOP campaign moving forward. Craig Weeden, a hedge fund management expert and an… Read More

2012 Presidential Election Approaching: How Will The Unemployment Rate Affect The Results?

With the presidential election two months away, U.S. employers were able to add only 96,000 jobs in August, whereas the labor force participation rate dropped to its lowest level in… Read More

More Zintro opinions on Chinese Political Issues in the News

Most recent news cites a potential espionage issue for the US and China. And what about the escape of the blind activist Chen Guangcheng to the US embassy and eventual… Read More

Chinese Political Issues in the News

Most recent news cites a potential espionage issue for the US and China. And what about the escape of the blind activist Chen Guangcheng to the US embassy and eventual… Read More