Latest News for: Policy study


Strict environmental laws 'push' firms to pollute elsewhere

Phys Dot Org 08 Mar 2021
Multinational companies headquartered in countries with tougher environmental policies tend to locate their polluting factories in countries with more lax regulations, a new study finds ... The study was published online recently in the journal Economic Policy ... The study examined ...

Interesting factoid - US Gov't policy in "Gain of Function funded a study in Wuhan

Democratic Underground 08 Mar 2021
The link above isn't the actual study, it's the policy the study was launched under, the ...

Analysis: Advocates split over Mississippi tax cut proposals

Mississippi Business Journal 08 Mar 2021
Something you’ll hear from almost every public finance scholar who studied it, wherever they are on the political spectrum, is that good tax policy consists of low rates and broad bases,” one of the authors of the Empower study, Joseph Bishop-Henchman, said during a Feb ... The group’s president, Russ Latino, is another of the study’s authors.

Research Fellow: Platform Manager for Aid Atlas

Reliefweb 08 Mar 2021
SEI and CU have inked a long-term agreement to foster innovative scientific research combined with effective policy engagement on development and environmental challenges in Asia ... They will work with multiple teams to support research studies, develop ideas and support others to grow the use of Aid Atlas as a policy decision support tool.

Wheaton enters into agreements with Simmons, Bridgewater State

The Sun Chronicle 08 Mar 2021
... and cultural studies with Simmons.Master’s in public administration with Bridgewater State.Master’s in public policy (for political science and sociology majors) at Simmons.MBA with Bridgewater State University.

Indo-Canadian conference on disability rights and rehabilitation

The Times of India 08 Mar 2021
Manipal Academy of Higher Education (MAHE), an Institute of Eminence Deemed to be University is organizing a virtual conference titled, Indo-Canadian perspectives on the application of the United Nations Convention of Rights of Persons with Disabilities in different policy domains along with McGill University, Canada between March 11 and 12.

Number of children smoking drops by 17% in two decades

Belfast Telegraph 08 Mar 2021
The HBSC is a cross-sectional study conducted in collaboration with the World Health Organisation Regional Office for Europe ... “The information contained in this study will be of great importance in terms of future planning and policy direction regarding children’s health.”.

Mask mandates and restaurant restrictions linked to lower COVID-19 cases and deaths, CDC study says

Michigan Live 08 Mar 2021
Mask mandates and closing restaurants are associated with lower COVID-19 cases and deaths, according to a new study released Friday by the federal Centers for Disease Control ... The study had limitations ... The latest CDC study comes as Michigan allowed for resumption of indoor dining in restaurants starting Feb.

The stimulus shows why the left should stop worrying and learn to love the suburban voter

Vox 08 Mar 2021
Despite the obvious political benefits of the suburban shift, some on the broader left see it as a Pyrrhic victory, one that will produce a Democratic Party that is inhospitable to working-class voters and that, as a result, embraces a policy agenda that favors the interests of the wealthy ... Consider President Biden’s economic policy agenda.

Significant drop in children drinking alcohol and smoking, new study shows

The Irish Times 08 Mar 2021
Findings from the Irish Behaviour in School-aged Children study, published on Monday ... The study comprised of a sample of 15,557 ... “The information contained in this study will be of great importance in terms of future planning and policy direction regarding children’s health.”.

Experts Criticize ‘Reckless’ Obamacare Expansion in $1.9 Trillion Stimulus Bill

The Epoch Times 08 Mar 2021
Doug Badger, visiting fellow in domestic policy studies at the Heritage Foundation and a former policy adviser to the White House, the U.S ... "It's a solution in search of a ....

UO study finds higher risk of sexual violence associated with Greek life

Daily Emerald 08 Mar 2021
There are quite a few studies about sexual harassment on college campuses ... “For example, some universities may require fraternity chapters to have insurance policies that cover sexual misconduct and sexual assault litigation against both the chapter and the university,” the study read.

The Chimera of Globalist Empire

National Review 08 Mar 2021
Comments. Andrew A. Michta is the dean of the College of International and Security Studies at the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies. The opinions expressed here are those of the author and do not reflect the official policy or position of the George C. Marshall European Center for Security Studies, the U.S ... government ... Recommended ... .

States drop COVID-19 mask mandates but still expect people to mask up – will they?

Daily Freeman 08 Mar 2021
As publichealthresearchers, we study how changing policies have affected the trajectory of the pandemic in the U.S ... Several studies have demonstrated a decline in infection rates from having mask mandates in place ... Some other industries and retailers took the opportunity to revise their COVID-19 policies.

IRL completes consultation on transgender participation with inclusion policy due in 2022

Inside The Games 08 Mar 2021
A three-month consultation followed, with the IRL saying the process involved a study of peer-reviewed academic research and recent transgender policy trends in international sport ... "We hope that engagement with those impacted will continue as the federation seeks to develop a bespoke policy going forward.".