Clifton B. Parker


Clifton B. Parker is the Social Sciences Writer at Stanford News.

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“It’s Not About You . . . ”

by Clifton B. Parkerfeaturing William Damonvia Hoover Digest
Friday, October 16, 2015

Hoover fellow Bill Damon wants young people to find purpose and meaning—not just for themselves but for our democracy.

Human Capital 101

by Clifton B. Parkerfeaturing Caroline M. Hoxbyvia Hoover Digest
Friday, June 19, 2015

Why does college enrollment boom when the economy goes bust?

Taylor Jones cartoon

Paved with Good Intentions

by Clifton B. Parkervia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, January 28, 2015

When insurgents sabotage it, American foreign aid can actually make violence and poverty worse. Hoover fellow Joseph Felter explains.

Picture at an Exhibition

by Clifton B. Parkervia Hoover Digest
Wednesday, July 9, 2014

A vivid tapestry, tucked away for decades, emerges from the archives.