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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Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Trump might actually win this race outright

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Donald Trump’s latest victories ease his path to gaining the needed 1,237 delegates to grab the Republican nomination.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

What you need to know going into Northeastern primaries

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Donald Trump needs to win roughly 58 percent of the remaining delegates to avoid a brokered convention.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

What might happen if Mass. passes a $15 minimum wage?

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Perhaps $15 is what’s required to challenge inequality. But it could also strain the resilience of state economies.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

The chances of Clinton and Trump losing their edge

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Last night was a victory for long shots, with Ted Cruz and Bernie Sanders both scoring double-digit wins in Wisconsin. But does it matter?