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Talk: Matt Yglesias

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April 3, 2019
4:00 pm-5:30 pm

Integrative Learning Center

Room: N301

UMass Amherst Campus

Handicap access available
Free admission
Sarah Corso

Join Matt Yglesias for a talk about the changing politics of housing policy, along with a Q&A about the broader policy and political landscape he covers as a senior correspondent for Vox. This event is sponsored by the Journalism Department and the School of Public Policy at UMass Amherst.

Matt Yglesias is a co-founder of, where he works as a senior correspondent focused on politics and economic policy and co-hosts “The Weeds” podcast. Yglesias is the author of "The Rent Is Too Damn High" about the policy origins of the middle class housing affordability crisis in America. 


The Integrative Learning Center is located in the center of campus, between the campus pond and the Campus Center.

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