2014 study from Harvard and LSE that suggests the conventional explanations for Americans’ relative poorer health are not sufficient and social policy needs to be examined more thoroughly.
2014 review of recent research on the relationship between the presence of urban vegetation or green space and human health and well-being.
2014 study in the Journal of Economic Geography showing urban clustering and proximity to educational institutions are associated with high-tech sector growth.
2013 review of prior studies and research on dog-related injuries. Topics include children’s risks, dog breeds and policy analysis.
2014 study in State and Local Government Review finds that both liberal- and conservative-leaning counties with charters tend to spend more than those with less autonomy.
2014 selection of videos of academic researchers discussing the long-term impacts of demographic changes, both globally and in the United States.
2014 study from Stanford and Georgetown demonstrating that attitudes toward immigration are seldom driven by economic factors and are more likely explained by cultural factors.
2014 review of research relevant to the current child migrant crisis in the United States, primarily stemming from Central America.
2014 study published in the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management that explores the state and federal tax consequences of legalizing same-sex marriage.