Research in Brief

Access Matters: Tracking Regional Differences in Quality Health Care

Does where you live affect the care you receive?

Food for Thought: Does the Delivery of Food Aid Contribute to Conflict?

New research investigates the relationship between food aid and civil conflicts

The Great Firewall: A Closer Look at Digital Censorship in China

Researchers investigate the who, what, and why of digital censorship in China

Finding the Market Value in Certificates

How valuable are non-degree certificate programs for participants?

Boon or Burden? Lessons from Microcredit in Bangladesh, Bolivia, and South Africa

Researchers investigate practices that contribute to successful microcredit programs

Testing Recipes for Regime Change

Authors examine socioeconomic and political factors that make countries more likely to experience regime change

Labor Mobility, Capital Mobility, and Government Size in Mexican States

Researchers examine how labor and capital mobility impact the size of government

Can Head Start and State Pre-Kindergarten Play Nice?

What does the expansion of preK services mean for Head Start?

A Tale of Two Situations

Researchers investigate the impact of school quality on student's success

The Urban East

The new Global Cities Index and Emerging Cities Outlook report looks at the international powerhouses of tomorrow