Cornell Expert Quotes
Cornellians weigh in on current events in the news
“The need for assistance [in Puerto Rico] is now so dire it is impossible to ignore – to do so would precipitate a humanitarian disaster even greater than the one already in progress.”
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“It is still way too early to really know the impact Hurricane Harvey will have on the local and national economy, but it is fair to say that a significant portion of the country’s oil and oil-processing infrastructure will be out of action for a while."
“The law-and-order approach to immigration that underlies Senate Bill 4 and other anti-sanctuary city policies are also likely to have a negative impact on the economy of states and local communities."
Related Tip Sheet: Texas sanctuary city ban negative to agriculture, key industries (05/08/17)