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Putting forth their best effort?

December 18, 2019
US students are falling behind their peers in other countries on academic assessments. How much of the gap could be explained by lackluster effort?
Research Highlight

The forces that unite and divide us

December 16, 2019
A more nuanced understanding of diversity can help explain why some nations are better at fostering a common identity.
Research Highlight

Doctor diversity matters

December 11, 2019
Having more black physicians could lead to better health among black men.
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From start to finish

December 9, 2019
Preschool is more effective when paired with more K-12 spending. And vice versa.
Research Highlight

Kicking the can down the road

December 6, 2019
The AEA interviews Pierre Yared about why government debt keeps rising and how we can get it under control.
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Screened out

December 4, 2019
How do increased "application costs" for disability benefits affect who gets assistance?