2013 survey of studies and reports on issues relating to microfinance and economics in the developing world.
2013 working paper by the Harvard Kennedy School that examines World Bank governance-related projects to see to what degree they're adjusted to their context.
2011 study in the American Journal of Criminal Justice comparing gun availability and homicide rates across nations.
2013 study in American Economic Review on how perceptions of security in Latin American countries influence trust in democratic institutions.
2013 study in Oxford Economic Papers on the impact of terrorism on international investment and the potential offsetting effect of foreign aid.
2011 study by Yale University, Texas A&M, and Boston University on the growing environmental impact of low-density urban and suburban sprawl.
2013 selection of research on the impacts of the nuclear accident, ongoing safety concerns and the potential economic consequences of the Games.
2013 study in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) on long-term trends in human consumption of global biosystems production.
2012 scholarly literature review regarding microfinance programs and their effects in developing African countries.
2013 World Health Organization report and a survey of U.S.-related data that shed light on the continuing problems of motor vehicle accidents and related policy dynamics.