2013 collection of academic studies and research papers on the United States Postal Service, including its Constitutional mandate, legal constraints and financial situation.
2014 study in Public Administration Review examining the impact of public officials' corruption on states' expenditures, borrowing, salaries, and more.
2014 study in Annual Review of Political Science looking at the impact of the Great Recession and demographic shifts on state and local finance.
2014 study in Public Administration Review on how K–12 public education fared during the recession to better understand the choices made by school districts
2014 report from the Congressional Research Service on the use of the current mortgage-interest deduction as well as four possible methods for reforming it.
2013 study in First Monday on how public libraries are increasingly playing a role, largely unfunded, in helping citizens navigate government services.
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.
2013 study in State and Local Government Review on the nature of public-private service delivery and the potential benefits and risks of the various forms it can take.
2013 review of studies and papers with fact-based information on the Affordable Care Act's enrollment programs, which began in certain states on Oct. 1, 2013.
2013 reports by the nonpartisan Office of Management and Budget and Congressional Research Service on shutdown's impact on the economy and employment.