2014 review of government reports and scholarship on issues of sexual assault and rape on American college campuses.
2014 study published in the American Educational Research Journal exploring the factors associated with racial disparities in school discipline.
2014 metastudy from the RAND Corporation of correctional-education programs in the United States, summarizing their main achievements and the challenges they face.
2010 study from the University of Sydney and St. Vincent’s Hospital in Schizophrenic Bulletin on the link between homicidal behavior and early untreated schizophrenia.
2014 study in Public Administration Review examining the impact of public officials’ corruption on states’ expenditures, borrowing, salaries, and more.
2014 study in the American Law and Economics Review suggesting that poor defendants with assigned counsel often receive diminished outcomes.
2014 research brief on the role of negative emotionality in the reporting of crimes to the police, by Chad Posick and Michael Singleton, Georgia Southern University and the Scholars Strategy Network.
2014 review of research on capital punishment, including various studies that have attempted to quantify rates of innocence and the potential deterrence effect.
2014 study in the American Journal of Public Health showing a “strong association” between solitary confinement and acts of self-harm.
One year after the Boston Marathon bombing, we round up a selection of research-based papers and reports that, cumulatively, help consolidate the “lessons learned.”