2014 research brief on how lessons from past conflicts can help us better understand the roots and remedies for current events, by Ashley M. Howard, Loyola University New Orleans and the Scholars Strategy Network.
2014 review of research and data on the continuing inequities in per-pupil public-school spending across the United States, and the impact of court rulings and reform efforts.
2014 review of studies and reports that provide insights into law enforcement actions and recent patterns in America.
2014 study in The Review of Economic Studies showing how job incentives and specifications can discourage women to apply for jobs.
2014 paper from Harvard and Brown showing how richer teacher-to-parent messages can improve student outcomes, including increased liklihood of earning course credits and decreased dropout rates.
November 2014 review of recent studies relevant to digital, social and news media, with a focus on advertising and online journalistic practices.
What if gatekeepers of the broadband pipes could provide preferential treatment to customers? A 2013 research roundup sheds light on the net-neutrality policy and legal debates.
2014 study in the Journal of the Royal Society Interface that examines the relationship between the location and timing of disease outbreaks and the characteristics of outbreak sites.
2014 research brief on what distinguishes lawmakers who are the most effective, by Craig Volden of the University of Virginia amd Alan E. Wiseman pf Vanderbilt. and the Scholars Strategy Network.
2014 research brief on the rise of inflammatory political speech, by Jeffrey M. Berry and Sarah Sobieraj of Tufts University and the Scholars Strategy Network.