Do looser advertising standards produce well-informed consumers, or drive needless demand? We examine the research.
Police officers rarely use force to apprehend and detain criminal suspects and, when they do, the majority of suspects are not injured, according to an analysis conducted by a team of mostly medical doctors.
California’s eugenic sterilization program disproportionately targeted Latinos, and especially Latina women, new research finds.
Teens with harsh fathers commit more crime and use a larger variety of drugs and alcohol, a new study suggests.
While the nation’s ongoing opioid epidemic is often discussed as a white issue, new research indicates that prescription opioid use in black adults is just as high.
We offer tips and research to help journalists scrutinize economic impact studies for projects such as sports stadiums, tourist attractions and public universities.
Immigrants to the United States who are not citizens are more likely to have worse oral health compared to natives and naturalized citizens.
Research on consumer attitudes toward digital privacy and the practices of tech companies that shape data collection and use policies.
Low-income workers asked to verify that they qualify for the Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) are less likely to claim the wage subsidy -- or even file a federal tax return, a new paper finds.
Cannabidiol, a.k.a. CBD, is a marijuana extract associated with therapeutic benefits. We gathered research that evaluates these claims.