Research associates new policing tactics in Camden, NJ, with lower rates of gunshot patients at a major regional trauma center, part of a turnaround for a city once synonymous with violent crime.
New natural resource revenue may exacerbate corruption in states already struggling with government corruption, new research finds.
Exposure to extremely hot weather relative to the norm during pregnancy puts women and infants at risk for health problems.
Health warning labels that use strong causal language deter consumers more than labels with weaker language.
American diets have gotten a little healthier, but still fall short of federal government recommendations for healthy eating.
To curb climate change, meat-eaters should step away from the T-bone. Research on drivers of meat consumption adds insight as to how to make that happen.
Carbon taxes and cap-and-trade are the strategies for tackling climate change that have won the hearts of many economists. But the details of how the price of carbon is set are hardly settled.
Globally, as many as half of the people who survive extreme weather events experience negative mental health outcomes.
These studies show that the trade war is a net loss for the world economy. And if a global trade war broke out, the economic hit could approach that seen during the Great Recession.
In New York City, travel time and cost more strongly predict social media connectedness than geographical distance, according to a recent working paper from the National Bureau of Economic Research.