2014 study in State and Local Government Review finds that both liberal- and conservative-leaning counties with charters tend to spend more than those with less autonomy.
2013 review of research on how women leaders can be set up to work under difficult conditions that can lead to dissatisfaction and higher turnover.
2013 study published by the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston on the growing gap between the revenues that state and local governments receive and their mandatory long-term obligations.
2014 review of available studies and data relating to orphans in sub-Saharan Africa.
2013 study from Chatham University published in Sage Open on research relating to mentally ill offenders.
2013 study by Federal Reserve Bank of Boston on migration patterns as a result of immigration enforcement programs at the local level.
2013 study from Pennsylvania State University and other institutions published in Psychological Science on the interplay of nature and nurture in IQ development.
2013 study by University of Oregon and Willamette University on interventions to improve the selective attention of preschoolers from low-income families.
2013 study by Claremont Graduate University and University of California-Riverside on the role of language in framing immigration policy.
2013 study by the University of Pittsburgh published in the American Journal of Public Health on the impact of paid sick days on influenza transmission.