Behind the scenes at Dataween, an innovative new approach to help governors’ offices, state member-based associations, and other stakeholders get the most out of available data tools.
Evidence in Action
Expert Perspectives on Research, Policy, and Serving the Public Good
Dataween: Unmasking the Possibilities of Data-Driven PolicyNov 14, 2017Steve Bruns
Our Commitment to CommunityNov 14, 2017Jill Feldman
As part of our commitment to arts and community, Mathematica Policy Research is proud to be a sponsor of the Princeton & Slavery Plays.
Is Our Evaluation Toolkit Right for the Job? Assessing the Impact of Investments in Basic ScienceNov 09, 2017Clemencia Cosentino
Basic science research—and the philanthropists, foundations, and government agencies that support it—is a crucial catalyst of advances in scientific knowledge. Every year, billions of dollars are spent all over the world to support basic science research and train the next generation of scientists. But...
One Way Data Can Help in the Fight Against HomelessnessOct 25, 2017James Mabli
A recent study of the Massachusetts Housing & Shelter Alliance triage assessment tool suggest that it can be helpful in allocating scarce resources by effectively identifying chronically homeless people who will be frequent users of emergency health services if they remain homeless.
One-on-One with Katharine AbrahamOct 13, 2017David Roberts
To better understand the Commission for Evidence-Based Policymaking final report and explore the very important question of what comes next, we invited co-chair Katharine Abraham to visit Mathematica’s DC office for a conversation with our own Sheena McConnell.