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2012 study from Columbia and Simon Fraser adding to the growing evidence that immigration and criminality are not linked at the general level, despite political claims to the contrary.
Findings from a variety of studies and reports, and a paper in the Journal of Economic Perspectives, on the impact of tax havens on global financial market competition, as well as the dynamics of tax evasion.
2013 study in Environmental and Resource Economics showing that firms with a reputation for corporate social responsibility often pay their employees lower wages and gender plays a strong role in these dynamics.
2013 selection of recent research on massive open online courses (MOOCs).
2013 collection of academic scholarship on the popularity and effectiveness of game-based learning.
2013 review of studies relevant to metro reporting and coverage of U.S. cities.
2013 aggregation of documents and background perspectives on the emerging controversy over the Justice Department’s decision to review phone records of Associated Press reporters.
2013 study from Columbia University demonstrating the importance of parole boards and their effectiveness in reducing recidivism.
2008 University of Pennsylvania study of the relationship between curbside tree plantings and property-value changes.
2013 review of several studies and reports that provide data and insight into the issue of U.S. workplace violence.
2013 report by the Congressional Research Service on employment statistics in the U.S. between 2001 and 2012
2013 study in Public Opinion Quarterly showing trends in public sentiment over time with regard to immigration.
Collection of recent academic studies and research papers on financial future of the United States Postal Service.
2013 roundup of research on the use of performance-enhancing drugs in athletics and academics as well as their potential health effects.
2013 study form the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City showing how job polarization is not merely the result of a decline in U.S. manufacturing, but rather is a structural issue across sectors.
2013 collection of recent research on internet privacy issues.
Updated May 2013: A review of scholarship and resources related to campaign advertising and its effects.
Updated April 2013: A review of relevant studies and papers on U.S. income inequality, as presented through the Storify publishing platform.
2013 CDC report noting that the suicide rate for middle-aged Americans has been increasing.
2013 World Health Organization report and a survey of U.S.-related data that shed light on the continuing problems of motor vehicle accidents and related policy dynamics.