2014 review of research on U.S. voter ID laws, with a focus on a new study from the Government Accountability Office that estimates their impact on voter turnout in two states that changed their laws between the 2008 and 2012 elections.
2014 review of studies on issues related to youth behavior and safety, including delinquency rates, suspensions, zero-tolerance policies and their effects, after-school programs and curfews.
Literature review of studies relating to various aspects of mass shooting/murder incidents in the United States and abroad.
2014 research published in Pediatrics showing how inequality and levels of child abuse are related.
Research review of data and studies relating to intimate partner violence and abusive relationships.
2014 study from Princeton and the World Bank showing how rising inequality was linked with increased rates of violent crime in Mexico.
2014 study in the Journal of Experimental Criminology measuring the effectiveness of community policing in the United States through a quantitative analysis of prior academic studies.
2014 review of studies and reports that provide insight into public health issues with Native Americans living in urban areas and on tribal lands in the United States.
Review of General Social Survey data from 1972 to 2008, which furnishes the most precise record available on trends in American attitudes on issues of race.
2014 study in the American Journal of Managed Care demonstrating how Medicaid restrictions can lead to a greater likelihood of incarceration for persons with mental illness.