Do Randomized Controlled Trials Meet the "Gold Standard"? A Study of the Usefulness of RCTs in the What Works Clearinghouse
The What Works Clearinghouse (WWC) identifies studies that provide credible and reliable evidence of a given intervention’s effectiveness.
Did Right-to-Work Laws Impact Income Inequality? Evidence from US States Using the Synthetic Control Method
There is an ongoing debate about the effect of changes in labor regulations such as Right-to-Work (RTW) laws on rising income inequality in the U.S.
The percentage of public high schools offering Advanced Placement (AP) courses is declining, with lower percentages offering AP in 2012 than in 2008. The overall declines in AP programs after
The AP program has expanded rapidly since 1990 to become the primary program for providing US public high school students with advanced coursework, with nearly two in five graduates earning AP cred
Since 1978, 30 states have enacted formal limitations on taxes, budgets, or outlays as tools with which to strengthen fiscal discipline.
This paper ranks all 50 states according to how costly their public-employee compensation packages are relative to private-sector standards.
This paper, published by the American Enterprise Institute, examines the problems faced by the American government in the transportation sector, suggesting several proposals of how roads and infras
Most major American Jewish organizations oppose voucher and other school choice programs based in part on the fear that private, mostly religious, schools do not check the development of anti-Semit
The U.S. Spreme Court decision Zelman v.
In the face of increasing costs and lackluster outcomes, traditional higher education is under increasing pressure to prove its value proposition.