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2008 University of Pennsylvania study of the relationship between curbside tree plantings and property-value changes.
Collection of recent academic studies and research papers on financial future of the United States Postal Service.
2013 review of prior studies and research on dog-related injuries. Topics include children’s risks, dog breeds and policy analysis.
2012 report from Harvard University on impact of the 2008 housing crash on low-income and minority individuals.
2012 review of research studies on questions of teacher evaluation, pay and retention.
2008 study in Landscaping and Urban Planning on the effect of crime levels and park proximity on property values in Baltimore.
2011 study by the NTSB of data from the Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration as well as interviews, compliance reviews and inspections.
2013 selection of recent research on the effects of climate change on the built environment and how individuals and communities can best adapt.
2012 paper from Harvard University exploring how restrictive zoning across the United States had decreased labor mobility and stalled progress toward diminishing income inequality.
2012 study in The Review of Economics and Statistics looks at the diffusion of knowledge and patents across states and regions.
2012 study in the Journal of Social Science and Medicine casting doubt on whether access to healthful food is the key variable in explaining obesity trends among youth.
2012 study in the Journal of Economic Geography on how street robberies cluster in certain areas, and why.
2012 study from Boston University and the University of Minnesota published in Public Opinion Quarterly on news reporting and opposition to the Afghanistan War.
2012 study from Michigan State University published in Justice Quarterly on the diffusion of homicide clusters in a low-income city.
2012 roundup of recent academic studies on parking lots, impervious surface and other impacts of automotive use.
2012 literature review of research and analysis relating to disaster recovery in the United States, in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.
2012 study in the Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory explores the relationship between proactive external communications efforts of government agencies and the favorability of the media coverage they enjoy.
2010 study from Cornell and Mississippi State on how Latinos are more segregated in new destination places, particularly in the suburbs and rural areas.
2012 study published in the International Journal of Public Opinion Research explores the extent to which increased social capital effects ones propensity to share their opinions publicly.
2012 Pew Center on the States report on the U.S. incarceration rates, strategies and costs from 1990 to 2009.