Professor Hayes has been cited and interviewed in various media outlets including Education Week, Financial Times, The Hill, Politico, U.S. News and World Report, and The Wall Street Journal.


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New Jersey’s ANCHOR program acknowledges high cost of living, but is not a ‘game changer’“, WHYY PBS News, August 20, 2023. 


Do state takeovers of school districts work?“, Fox 26 TV News (Houston, TX), March 2, 2023.


Minimum wage workers in New Jersey to get a $1 raise Sunday“, WHYY PBS News, December 30, 2022.


NJ school supplies sales tax holiday starts, but who does it benefit”, KYW News Radio, August 27, 2022. 


Sales tax holiday on school supplies starts this weekend“, NJ Spotlight News TV, August 26, 2022. 


President Biden’s student loan forgiveness plan ‘will make a huge difference to me, a ton of people’”, CBS 3 News TV, August 24, 2022. 


Local college students react to loan forgiveness”, NBC 10 News TV, August 24, 2022. 


How has the end of the salary cap impacted pay for Bergen superintendents? We, July 15, 2022. 


What types of New Jersey municipalities allow cannabis-related businesses?New Jersey State Policy Lab, July 7, 2022. 


Who benefits from N.J.’s back-to-school sales tax holiday?, WHYY PBS News, June 26, 2022.