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Andrew Hacker

Andrew Hacker teaches political science at Queens College. He is currently working on a book about the Republican Party. (September 2018)

Protesters in front of the White House, August 2018

Hopeful Math

The Great Alignment: Race, Party Transformation, and the Rise of Donald Trump

by Alan I. Abramowitz

September 27, 2018 issue

President Obama with teenage inventor Joe Hudy of Arizona during a demonstration of Hudy’s Extreme Marshmallow Cannon at the White House Science Fair, February 2012

The Frenzy About High-Tech Talent

Are there enough jobs for all the people currently being trained in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics?

Falling Behind?: Boom, Bust, and the Global Race for Scientific Talent

by Michael S. Teitelbaum

Occupational Outlook Handbook: 2014–2015

by the US Bureau of Labor Statistics

A National Talent Strategy

a report by the Microsoft Corporation

How to Secure Your H-1B Visa: A Practical Guide for International Professionals and Their US Employers

by James A. Bach and Robert G. Werner

The Smartest Kids in the World and How They Got That Way

by Amanda Ripley

Introduction to Technocracy

by Howard Scott and others

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July 9, 2015 issue

Open Door Mission, Rochester, New York, 2012; photograph by Alex Webb from Memory City, his new book with Rebecca Norris Webb, published by Radius

Who Knows the American Mind?

The Next America: Boomers, Millennials, and the Looming Generational Showdown

by Paul Taylor

Social Trends in American Life: Findings from the General Social Survey since 1972

edited by Peter V. Marsden

The Problem with Survey Research

by George Beam

Sexual Behavior, Sexual Attraction, and Sexual Identity in the United States: Data from the 2006–2008 National Survey of Family Growth

National Health Statistics Reports

The Pollsters: Public Opinion, Politics, and Democratic Leadership

by Lindsay Rogers

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October 23, 2014 issue

President Barack Obama having lunch with House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, House Speaker John Boehner, Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid, and Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell in the Oval Office Private Dining Room, May 2012

2014: Another Democratic Debacle?

Double Down: Game Change 2012

by Mark Halperin and John Heilemann

The Gamble: Choice and Chance in the 2012 Presidential Election

by John Sides and Lynn Vavreck

The Polarized Public? Why American Government Is So Dysfunctional

by Alan I. Abramowitz

The Fracturing of the American Corporate Elite

by Mark S. Mizruchi

The Almanac of American Politics 2014

by Michael Barone, Chuck McCutcheon, and others

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January 9, 2014 issue

Cary Grant as Johnny Case, a self-made man, at his rich fiancée’s house with her brother Ned (Lew Ayres) and the butler (Thomas Braidon), in George Cukor’s Holiday, 1938

We’re More Unequal Than You Think

The Spirit Level: Why Greater Equality Makes Societies Stronger

by Richard Wilkinson and Kate Pickett

The Darwin Economy: Liberty, Competition, and the Common Good

by Robert H. Frank

The Age of Austerity: How Scarcity Will Remake American Politics

by Thomas Byrne Edsall

Why Some Politicians Are More Dangerous Than Others

by James Gilligan

February 23, 2012 issue

President Obama with a graduate of Kalamazoo Central High School in Michigan after he delivered the commencement address, June 2010

Where Will We Find the Jobs?

Help Wanted: Projections of Jobs and Education Requirements Through 2018

by Anthony P. Carnevale, Nicole Smith, and Jeff Strohl

The Global Achievement Gap: Why Even Our Best Schools Don't Teach the New Survival Skills Our Children Need—and What We Can Do About It

by Tony Wagner

Math Works: The Building Blocks of Success

by Achieve

The Global Auction: The Broken Promises of Education, Jobs, and Incomes

by Phillip Brown, Hugh Lauder, and David Ashton

The Foreign-Born Labor Force in the United States

by Eric Newburger and Thomas Gryn

Why Does College Cost So Much?

by Robert B. Archibald and David H. Feldman

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February 24, 2011 issue

Barack Obama, Joe Biden, and Arne Duncan, Obama’s secretary of education, with elementary school children at Dodge Renaissance Academy, Chicago, December 16, 2008

Can We Make America Smarter?

The Race Between Education and Technology

by Claudia Goldin and Lawrence F. Katz

Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2008–2009 Edition

by the Bureau of Labor Statistics

Real Education: Four Simple Truths for Bringing America's Schools Back to Reality

by Charles Murray

Report of the Commission on the Use of Standardized Tests in Undergraduate Admissions

Taming the River: Negotiating the Academic, Financial, and Social Currents in Selective Colleges and Universities

by Camille Z. Charles, Mary J. Fisher, Margarita A. Mooney, and Douglas Massey

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April 30, 2009 issue

Obama: The Price of Being Black

Restoring the Right to Vote

by Erika Wood

Crawford v. Marion County [Indiana] Election Board

US Supreme Court, April 28, 2008

Florida State Conference of the NAACP v. Browning

US Court of Appeals, 11th Circuit, April 3, 2008

September 25, 2008 issue

They’d Much Rather Be Rich

The Challenge of Affluence: Self-Control and Well-Being in the United States and Britain Since 1950

by Avner Offer

Century of Difference: How America Changed in the Last One Hundred Years

by Claude S. Fischer and Michael Hout

In Pursuit of Knowledge: Scholars, Status, and Academic Culture

by Deborah L. Rhode

The Williams Directory, 2006–2007

Standard and Poor's 500 CEO Profiles

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October 11, 2007 issue

The Rich and Everyone Else

Class Matters

by correspondents of The New York Times, with an introduction by Bill Keller

Inequality Matters: The Growing Economic Divide in America and Its Poisonous Consequences

edited by James Lardner and David A. Smith

The Chosen: The Hidden History of Admission and Exclusion at Harvard, Yale, and Princeton

by Jerome Karabel

Forbes 400: The Richest People in America

2005 Edition

Individual Income Tax Returns

Internal Revenue Service

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May 25, 2006 issue

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