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2013 review of relevant research on guns in the United States. Featuring detailed findings from a 2012 study from Arizona State University, Phoenix, and the University of Cincinnati published in Crime and Delinquency on the effectiveness of U.S. gun violence reduction policies.
2013 metastudy in Psychological Science in the Public Interest on an assessment of ten top learning and study strategies.
2012 metastudy in Psychological Science in the Public Interest on how misinformation originates and spreads, why it is difficult to correct, and how best to counteract it.
2010 study from the University of Sydney and St. Vincent’s Hospital (Darlinghurst, Australia) published in Schizophrenic Bulletin on the link between homicidal behavior and early untreated schizophrenia.
2012 metastudy published in the Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery on skiing and snowboarding injuries and helmet use.
2012 report from Illinois Wesleyan University published in Public Opinion Quarterly on income inequality and public opinion over time.
2012 report from Harvard Kennedy School on U.S. public school student performance domestically and internationally.
2012 metastudy published in the journal Nature on the crop yields of organic and conventional farming.
2012 metastudy in Nature on the implications of losses in biodiversity.
2012 report by the Pew Hispanic Center on migrations between Mexico and the United States over the last 160 years.
2012 study in the Journal of Economic Perspectives on the consequences and dynamics of assuming student loan debt.
A 2012 metastudy published in The Lancet Infectious Diseases on risks associated with large public events such as stress-related cardiac episodes, heatstroke and stampedes
2011 meta-study published in the journal Lancet on the effectiveness of flu vaccinations in the United States.
2011 study in Journal of Child Psychology and Psychiatry on the cognitive origins of bullying.
2011 meta-study from Notre Dame on how diversity on college campuses promotes civic engagement.
2009 study in Clinical Psychology Review on global prevalence of sexual abuse.
2011 metastudy on the link between marijuana use and risk of being involved in a motor vehicle accident.
2011 study focusing on the ability of individuals to adapt to their economic, political and social situations.
2011 study in the Journal of Consumer Psychology on the dynamics between measurements of happiness and personal finance.
2011 paper by the Research Institute of Industrial Economics on the observed correlations between the size of government and lowered economic growth rates