Book by Herrington J. Bryce ’66 PhD (Econ) addresses burdens on government, in light of infrastructure and environmental needs

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Herrington J. Bryce’s new book, Nonprofits as Policy Solutions to the Burden of Government, has been published by De Gruyter, an independent academic publisher.The book is addressed to policymakers and administrators at all levels of government who are faced with growing needs for large expenditures particularly in infrastructure and other hard assets but a diminishing capacity or willingness to finance these through compulsory taxes and larger and larger governments.  It highlights the essential design of nonprofits that can effectively, efficiently, and equitably reduce this burden and in some cases completely take it over.  It shows that these innovative and independent nonprofits are allowed within current law and practice and that they may do so alone or in a variety of collaborative modes. Bryce is Life of Virginia Professor of Business at the College of William and Mary, where he teaches corporate financial strategy, corporate cost and profit-planning, and nonprofit finance and management.

Join Us in Washington, D.C. for an Alumni Program and Reception on Thursday, April 20!

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Maxwell School Dean David M. Van Slyke and the Maxwell Advisory Board invite you to a timely discussion of policy issues made prominent during the first three months of the Trump presidency, such as health care finance, tax reform, immigration, national security, and protectionism.

We will be joined at this event by expert analysts Ryan Streeter, director of domestic policy studies at the American Enterprise Institute, and Heidi Shierholz, a senior policy analyst at the Economic Policy Institute. Grant Reeher, director of Maxwell’s Campbell Public Affairs Institute, will moderate.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

5:30 p.m. Doors open
5:45 p.m. 
Program
Reception follows

Location
Westin Washington, D.C. City Center
Monticello Room
1400 M Street NW
Washington, D.C.
McPherson Square Metro

Event Details
This event is free and open to Maxwell School alumni, their guests, students, and prospective students.

RSVP
Register Now

Questions?
Contact Jessica Murray at 315.443.2660 or jwmurr01@syr.edu.

More About the Participants

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Heidi Shierholz is senior economist and director of policy at the Economic Policy Institute, heading the Perkins Project on Worker Rights and Wages and leading EPI’s efforts to advance a worker-centered policy agenda. From 2014 to 2017, she served as chief economist at the Obama Administration’s Department of Labor, helping to develop initiatives to boost workers’ rights, wages, and benefits; protect savings; and increase workplace safety.

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Ryan Streeter is director of domestic policy studies at the American Enterprise Institute, where he oversees research in education, American citizenship, politics, public opinion, and social and cultural studies. He is former deputy chief of staff for policy for Indiana Governor Mike Pence and former special assistant for domestic policy to President George W. Bush. He was most recently executive director of the Center for Politics and Governance at the University of Texas at Austin.

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Grant Reeher is professor of political science and director of the Alan K. Campbell Public Affairs Institute at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs. His specialties are American politics, political theory, health-care policy, citizenship and democracy, and public engagement. Research interests include democratic processes and the dynamics of representation, social justice, health care politics and policy, and legislative behavior.

 
This program is sponsored in part by the Louis A. Bantle Chair in Business-Government Policy at the Maxwell School.

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The Maxwell Gear Sale is Back! – Place Your Orders by April 2

Back by popular demand!

Support Maxwell’s Public Administration and International Relations student association through the PAIRA* semi-annual student-run Maxwell Gear Sale.

Visit the Gear Sale website to browse a variety of Maxwell-branded items – including t-shirts, sweatshirts, and more – and to place your order.  Orders will be accepted through Sunday, April 2, 2017 at 11:59 p.m. EST.  Delivery should be expected at the end of April 2017.

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Proceeds from this fundraiser will help support PAIRA student activities including networking events, professional development speakers, and more. Please direct any questions about the Gear Sale to paira.maxwell@gmail.com.

* Public Administration International Relations Association, or PAIRA, is the official graduate student organization representing PAIA graduate students at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University.

The Maxwell Gear Sale is On! – Order by November 27 for Holiday Delivery

Support Maxwell’s Public Administration and International Relations student association through PAIRA* annual student-run Maxwell Gear Sale!

Visit the Gear Sale website to browse a variety of Maxwell-branded items – including t-shirts, sweatshirts, coffee tumblers, and more – and to place your order. Orders will be accepted through Sunday, November 27 at 10:00 p.m. to ensure delivery during the holiday season.

 

Proceeds from this fundraiser will help support PAIRA student activities including networking events, professional development speakers, and more. Please direct any questions about the Gear Sale to paira.maxwell@gmail.com.

* Public Administration International Relations Association, or PAIRA, is the official graduate student organization representing PAIA graduate students at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University.

DC Alums – Join Dean David Van Slyke for a Maxwell Reception on November 4

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You’re Invited to a Maxwell School Reception

Please join the new leadership team at the Maxwell School of Syracuse University for an alumni reception at the APPAM Conference.  Newly appointed Dean David Van Slyke and Public Administration and International Affairs Chair Robert Bifulco will be in attendance.  You will also have the opportunity to meet Julia Carboni, Katherine Michelmore and Michah Rothbart, all new members of the Maxwell faculty team.

We hope you’ll enjoy this special opportunity to reconnect with your Maxwell colleagues, local alumni, and faculty* attending the conference.

FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 4 2016

6:00 – 8:00 p.m. Reception and networking

LOCATION

Washington Hilton

1919 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20009

Georgetown West Room – Concourse Level

Event Details

This event is free and open to Maxwell School alumni, their guests, students, and prospective students.  Light appetizers will be served.

Conference attendees and local alumni alike are invited to join us. You do not need to be registered for the APPAM conference to attend.

RSVP

Register Now

Questions?

Contact Norma Shannon at 315.443.5504 or alum@maxwell.syr.edu.

 

*Other Maxwell faculty attending the conference include:

Julia Carboni

Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Sarah Hamersma

Associate Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Yilin Hou

Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Len Lopoo

Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs and Director, Center for Policy Research

Katherine Michelmore

Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Sean O’Keefe

University Professor and Howard G. and S. Louise Phanstiel Chair in Strategic Management and Leadership

Michah Rothbart

Assistant Professor, Public Administration and International Affairs

Amy Ellen Schwartz

Professor, Economics and Public Administration and International Affairs and Daniel Patrick Moynihan Chair in Public Affairs

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The Orange Central Lecture on Afghanistan, Violent Islamic Extremism, and America with Amb. James Cunningham

 

 

The Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs 

Presents

Afghanistan, Violent Islamic Extremism, and America

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James B. Cunningham ’74 BA (PSc/Psych)

 Former U.S. ambassador to Afghanistan, to Israel, and to the United Nations.

Fellow in the Atlantic Council’s South Asia Center.

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At a time when violent Islamic extremism distorts Islam and threatens the majority of the world, Ambassador Cunningham will discuss Afghanistan, the Middle East, and challenges posed in this region to the United States and international community. He will review mistakes made since 9/11 and argue that — particularly in today’s political atmosphere — America needs serious discussions that lead to a long-term, sustainable strategy in the region.

Maxwell Auditorium

Friday, September 16, 2016

2:30 p.m.

No RSVP required, but arrive early for the best seating. Overflow seating will be provided.

(The event will also be available via live stream on this page http://maxwell.syr.edu/cunningham.)

Need information on parking? Visit the Orange Central website for details.

While no RSVP is required, if you plan to attend other Orange Central events, please make sure to register through the Orange Central website.

  Contact Norma Shannon (nshannon@maxwell.syr.edu or (315 443-5504) with questions.



 

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The Maxwell Gear Sale is On! Place Your Orders by April 30 for Late May Delivery


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The PAIRA* Maxwell Gear Sale is back by popular demand! You can find all the gear on our web store which will handle payment and shipping (both domestic and international):  http://maxwell-gear.myshopify.com. The sale will run through April 30 and shipping will begin in May.  Any questions can be sent directly to paira.maxwell@gmail.com

Check out the website to order these and many other great Maxwell branded items!

*PAIRA is the official graduate student organization representing the needs and interests of Public Administration and International Affairs (PAIA) graduate students at the Maxwell School of Citizenship and Public Affairs at Syracuse University.