Last updated: February 15, 2017
Bilingual employment policies might hurt African Americans and white people. A new study suggests the proportion of government employees who were black or white and spoke only English fell after a major California city adopted such a policy.
Last updated: February 7, 2017
When given a choice of public high schools, parents in Australia select those located in wealthier areas with fewer immigrants and Muslim residents, a new study suggests.
Last updated: December 12, 2016
A study in the American Journal of Criminal Justice looks at where registered sex offenders live 15 years after arrest.
Last updated: November 18, 2016
A study in the Journal of Forensic Sciences explores the unclaimed dead, including who they are, why they aren’t claimed and how coroner offices process them.
Last updated: November 6, 2016
Research in the American Journal of Political Science suggests a higher turnout among minorities in voting districts where minorities make up most of the voting-age population.
Last updated: November 4, 2016
Young women in blue-collar communities are less likely to have jobs eight years after high school than their peers in other areas, an American Sociological Review study finds.
Last updated: September 14, 2016
2016 research review of school vouchers and their impact on students’ success.
Last updated: September 2, 2016
2016 study in the American Journal of Political Science that looks at whether Latino political representation improves in the U.S. when election materials are printed in English and Spanish.
Last updated: July 11, 2016
2016 study in Public Finance Review that tries to gauge the public’s interest in new sources of revenue to fund road construction and maintenance.