In this 2015 study, researchers from Harvard University’s Joint Center for Housing Studies and Enterprise Community Partners Inc. analyzed the growing trend of severely cost-burdened renters.
2015 updated selection of research on the wide range of impacts of retail chain stores, including on small local business, county-level employment, and more.
A 2015 study from Cornell University examines the impact of paternal incarceration on children’s social and behavioral functioning.
2013 roundup of recent studies and papers on affirmative action, admissions, campus diversity and racial attitudes at U.S. universities.
2015 report published in
Population Studies examines the practice by some Chinese parents of adopting girls and raising them as future wives for their biological sons.
This 2015 study looks at the impacts that legalizing gambling has on the local and state government expenditures and revenues.
A 2015 study published in
Urban Studies looks at changes in housing prices before and after the introduction of LIHTC subsidized housing.
2015 research brief from Scholars Strategy Network and the University of Iowa that explores inequalities in how U.S. government "safety net" programs serve the poor.
2015 study published in
Electronic News that explores how consumers view the economic nature of news and consumers’ willingness to pay for multi-platform news products.
2015 report from Yale University and the University of Florida that estimates the amount of solid waste the U.S. disposed of in 2012 and analyzes the effectiveness of U.S. landfills at capturing gas emissions.
2015 study in
Health Economics that investigates the potential impact that raising cigarette taxes might have on tobacco use among older adults.
2015 study published in
Economic Development Quarterly that examines how the impact fees that governments charge on new construction projects affect local employment.
2014 article in the
Cambridge Journal of Economics on the scholarly literature, current debates, progress made, and the proposed remedies for closing the gender pay gap.
2015 research brief from Montclair State University and Scholars Strategy Network that looks at how teacher turnover and burnout can affect “no excuses” charter schools.
2015 collection of studies and reports focusing on inappropriate relationships between inmates and prison employees, anti-fraternization policies and growth in the number of female prison guards.