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Breaking the silence

February 19, 2020
Do victims of sexual assault have an incentive to file a report earlier than libelers?
Chart of the Week

Join the club

February 18, 2020
Safe spaces for young girls in Africa helped them take control of their lives.
Research Highlight

Dreaming of an education

February 14, 2020
The DACA program significantly boosted high school enrollment for undocumented migrants.
Chart of the Week

Foreign investment

February 12, 2020
Public research universities in states that have had severe funding cuts for higher education have also had large gains in international students.
Research Highlight

Don’t feed the trolls

February 10, 2020
More care in crafting patents could be an efficient way to rein in frivolous lawsuits.
Research Highlight

Not ready to retire

February 5, 2020
The AEA interviews Christopher Tonetti about why older Americans would keep working if they had job flexibility.