2012 study published in the journal Sociology on the relationship between occupational segregation by gender and the extent of gender inequality.
2013 roundup of recent studies and papers that bring a scholarly, data-driven lens to questions around the Arab Spring and its roots.
2013 review of research papers relevant to any potential intervention in the Syrian conflict, with particular emphasis on the notion of “responsibility to protect.”
2013 study by the Harvard Kennedy School published in the American Political Science Review on possible causes to variation in rapes during 86 major conflicts.
2012 scholarly literature review regarding microfinance programs and their effects in developing African countries.
2013 selection of research that sheds light on many of the challenges women face in Pakistan. Studies look at the role of gender, religion, violence and discrimination.
2013 study in the American Journal of Epidemiology on the risks for HIV infection among different populations of female sex workers in India.
2013 study in American Political Science Review on the association between increased cell phone availability and usage and the capacity for violent conflict.
2013 study in Environmental and Resource Economics on firms with a reputation for corporate social responsibility, the wage levels they pay and the role of gender.
2013 study from Princeton and NYU on the nature of political revolutions and the possibility that upheaval can be a singular event, unlikely to be followed by more.