This collection of research explores how students benefit from having teachers of the same race or ethnicity.
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.
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.
Overview of recent studies on U.S. immigration issues, including the demographic traits of unauthorized residents and the empirical truths about exclusionary attitudes.
2016 study published in The Annual Review of Sociology, that identifies three key trends that characterize the big changes in American suburbia.
2016 collection of academic research, statistical data and other resources to help journalists who are covering the Orlando nightclub shooting from various angles.
2016 study in Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences (PNAS) that provides one of the most comprehensive analyses to date of the many fluid dimensions of population movement across societies.
2016 study in Criminology that seeks to understand how judges' decision-making processes may cause or support racial disparities in the criminal justice system.
2016 roundup of research that explores the growth in the number of white, Hispanic and Asian students attending the nation's more than 100 HBCUs, or historically black colleges and universities.
2014 selection of studies that explores the complex history, political convictions and changing nature of persons of Cuban origin living in the United States.