2015 study in the
American Journal of Public Health that looks at how retail prices changed after the city of Berkeley, California implemented a 1-cent-per-ounce tax on sugar-sweetened beverages in March 2015.
2016 collection of research about lead poisoning, including sources of exposure, health effects and policy implications.
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2014 study from Yale University and George Mason University based on two nationally representative surveys on how Americans react to the use of the two terms.
2015 study from the University of Iowa published in
Nature Climate Change examining long-term trends in the frequency and intensity of flood events in the central United States.
2014 study from a scholar at the University of Maryland School of Public Policy that looks at child health and food policies in developing countries, including Bangladesh, India, Kenya and the Philippines.
2015 review of scholarship on impact of air pollution in the United States, including health effects, economic costs and automotive and transportation causes.
2014 meta-analysis in
Energy Policy that identifies robust studies in the current literature to better understand CO2 emissions from renewable energy facilities over their lifetimes.
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
Leisure Sciences: An Interdisciplinary Journal that explores how dogs and dog parks can increase human social contact and influence
2015 study published in the
American Journal of Public Health examines how the federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program affects weight, dietary quality and food insecurity for U.S. adults.
2012 study in
PNAS on the frequency of wildfires in the American West over the past 3,000 years and the implications for larger wildfires.
2015 study in
Forensic Science, Medicine and Pathology estimating the exact conditions endured by an infant across different seasonal temperatures.
2015 review of recent research on the relationship between the presence of urban vegetation or green space and human health and well-being.
2015 research brief on Americans' perceptions of climate risks and support for policy options, with breakdowns for all 50 states, 435 congressional districts, and 3,000-plus counties.