Last updated: February 2, 2017
A new study suggests high school graduates are less likely to be sent to prison and receive slightly shorter prison sentences than criminal offenders who did not finish high school.
Last updated: January 20, 2017
A new study suggests students gain about a pound – not 15 – during their first year of college. Also, young adults who attend college gain less weight than those who do not.
Last updated: January 9, 2017
What is behind college grade inflation? A new study finds students are enrolling in easier subjects, while some soft professors may be handing out undeserved high marks.
Last updated: December 6, 2016
Researchers from the Vienna Institute of Demography study the relationship between childlessness and educational attainment among women from 13 European countries.
Last updated: September 22, 2016
2016 review of research related to “campus carry,” or the debate about whether colleges should allow individuals with concealed carry permits to bring guns onto school property.
Last updated: September 12, 2016
2015 study by the Harvard Business School examines how winning college football and basketball games results in increased revenue for academic institutions.
Last updated: July 25, 2016
2015 study in Criminology that looks at the evolution of the availability of criminal records and how having a criminal record affects a person’s ability to secure work, housing and higher education.
Last updated: May 25, 2016
2015 study published in Educational Evaluation and Policy Analysis that looks at the economic and other benefits of community college certificates.