Meyer

Professor Bruce Meyer Discusses Potential Shift in SNAP Benefits

About 16.4 million people who receive federal Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits would not have a say in how to spend about half of their monthly benefits under President Donald Trump’s proposed budget for the 2019 fiscal year.
Berry

Professor Chris Berry Discusses Outside Policies to Keep Municipalities from Overpaying for Property

It is useful for governments like Philadelphia to get outside appraisals when they buy new property so they can be sure they're not overpaying, Berry says.
Amir Jina

Professor Amir Jina Discusses Climate Change in North Texas

2017 was a record year for draughts and other climate disasters, but studies show it's only going to get worse.
Baicker

Dean Katherine Baicker Discusses the Challenges in Advancing Evidence-Based Healthcare

Evidence-based healthcare may seem hard because data is never simple.
Jens Ludwig

Professor Jens Ludwig Discusses New Approaches to Policing in Chicago

A new, Los Angeles-style type of policing may be reducing shootings in Chicago.
William G. Howell

Professor William Howell Discusses Presidents' Public Performances

A new working paper might explain why teleprompter Trump comes off as “presidential”
Harris Public Policy Dean Katherine Baicker

Dean Katherine Baicker Discusses Reducing Healthcare Costs

Are efforts to increase value in healthcare working?
Harris Public Policy Professor Chris Berry

Professor Chris Berry Discusses Tax Assessment Studies

As March primary nears, study on Cook County property tax system still under wraps
Harris Public Policy Dean Katherine Baicker

Dean Katherine Baicker Discusses Amazon-Berkshire-JPMorgan Healthcare Company

How Amazon's new partnership disrupts the healthcare industry