Today in Sports History: Nov. 15

1879 - Princeton beats Harvard 1-0 in a college football game held in New Jersey. The Tigers unveil the concept of using blockers to help advance...
Princeton economist wins Nobel

...inequality and economic growth.The Princeton University economist's research has...becomes the sixth scholar affiliated with Princeton to win the Nobel in economics since it...Deaton said at a news conference at Princeton. "There are many people who are worthy...
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Study: Death rates rising in middle-aged whites

...since 1998, said the authors, Anne Case and Angus Deaton of Princeton University.The increase started in the late 1990s and probably...Prevention branch that monitors death statistics.But the Princeton pair brought a new lens to the government's statistics...
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Today in Sport's History for Nov. 2

...00.72 and Kathy Ritvo becomes the first female trainer to win North America's richest race.2013 - Quinn Epperly of Princeton sets an NCAA record by opening with 29 straight completions, and accounts for 401 total yards and six TDs in a 53-20 win...
Everybody into the pool!

...they're positioned to step right up.These types "genuinely think things can fall apart" for the top candidates, says Princeton historian Julian Zelizer.He puts New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Kasich in that category.In Christie's case, says...
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Greece strikes deal, avoids chaotic euro exit

...disastrous starting point the current government put them in."But Ashoka Mody, visiting professor of international finance at Princeton University, says the deal just repeats policies that have already failed."The economics of this program have been set...
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Clinton to make boosting wages key to plan

...challenging Clinton for the nomination and has made economic inequality the chief plank of his campaign.Alan Blinder, a Princeton University economist and former economic adviser to President Bill Clinton, said the former first lady has expressed interest...
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Duke routs Princeton in NIT opener

...can score 100 points on almost anybody, but Princeton isn't exactly anybody. Princeton is 1950s basketball, milking seconds off the...offense, making teams work on defense. In Princeton's 100-year history, exactly three opponents...
Today in sports history

July 211876 - Princeton takes the team championship in the first IC4A (Intercollegiate Association of Amateur Athletes Association) track and field meet...
My Turn: Oligarchy in America

A recent study done by two professors at Princeton University and Northwestern University concluded that the USA is an oligarchy, not a democracy. The conclusion was reached after...


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