2010 study from UC Irvine and Queen’s University examining the effects of public-place smoking laws on smoking prevalence and second-hand smoke exposure.
2010 study exploring the relationship between spending on non-drug medical services and pharmaceutical expenses across geographical regions.
2010 paper by the Harvard Medical School examining whether treating children and adults with mental health illnesses could reduce crime.
2009 metastudy in the Journal of Sleep Research on the relationship between sleep duration and mortality, based on 23 separate research papers
2010 University of California, Los Angeles, study published in Transport Policy on the relationship between bicycle use and riders' immigrant status.
2010 report by the American Public Health Association examining the external costs that automotive-transportation systems impose.
2010 study looking at the potential effects on children's diet of putting nutrition information on fast food items.
2009 paper in Circulation: Cardiovascular Quality and Outcomes examining the relationship between Medicare spending and outcomes for patients with heart failures
2008 Center for Economic Studies paper on the effects of federal food safety regulations and private actions on the cost of meat and poultry processing.
2009 study by the Pew Center of the States on expenses incurred at the state and county levels in Oregon during the 2008 election.