ICYMI – On the Evidence Takes on APPAM

Nov 15, 2019

Does paid family leave help mothers return to work after a child is born? Do taxes on soda and other sweetened beverages reduce consumption? Can the federal government use medication data reported by disability insurance applicants to identify and treat people at risk of misusing opioids? And how can policy researchers make their work more relevant and impactful?

In November, On the Evidence sat down with more than a dozen guests during the Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management (APPAM) Fall Research Conference in Denver to discuss some of today’s most pressing public problems and what can be done about them. We will publish edited podcasts as they become available. Here’s what we have so far.

In addition, On the Evidence recorded five live video interviews at APPAM are available on Mathematica’s Facebook page:

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