Policy writer

Evan Horowitz

Evan Horowitz writes the “Quick Study” column for the Globe, both online and in print. He digs through data to find information that illuminates the policy issues facing Massachusetts and the US.

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Retirement inequality hitting many hard

By , Globe Staff

Almost everyone will retire, but it’s mostly the rich who are planning for that day.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

If there are no damning secrets in Trump’s tax returns, why hide them?

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Donald Trump seems to be making a straightforward political calculation in refusing to release his returns.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

How Clinton can beat Trump and still lose the election

By , Globe Staff

Gary Johnson and Jill Stein have been siphoning away support for Hillary Clinton, particularly among young people.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Memorable moments from the presidential debate

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There were a number of well-turned phrases — even a few that stood up to Lloyd Bentsen’s “You’re no Jack Kennedy.”