2013 study published in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on how the introduction of bullet trains is associated with rising real-estate prices in China’s secondary cities.
2014 study in The International Journal of Press/Politics on how smaller NGOs tend to struggle to communicate on the Internet.
2014 review of research and data on gender and African women, including four new papers in the Journal of African Economies.
2014 interview with Richard Locke, of MIT and Brown University, who studies global labor and corporate responsibility issues.
December 2013 study in International Studies Quarterly with a new view on the persistence of American power, supported by new data analysis.
2014 study by the WZB Berlin Social Science Center on attitudes towards Muslims and headscarf legislation in Western Europe.
2013 study by the University of Oxford and the University of Sussex on the relationship between per-capita rents from natural resources and levels of public capital.
In the light of the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia, we review studies relating to earlier games and their local and national impacts.
Updated 2014: A selection of research on massive open online courses, including their potential and effectiveness and their impact on traditional education methods.