Archive for the ‘Research News’ Category
Will clinicians be more careful about prescribing opioids if they are made aware of the risks of these drugs firsthand? That was one of the key questions researchers explored in a new study published in the August issue of the journal Science. The USC Schaeffer Center’s Jason Doctor was lead author of the study.
Price School Research Professor, CREATE Faculty Affiliate Adam Rose quoted by Reuters on policy issues relating to disaster alerts
Reuters quoted Adam Rose, USC Price School research professor and CREATE faculty affiliate, on disaster alert failures.
Price School Research Professor and CREATE Faculty Affiliate Adam Rose participated in the US General Accountability Office/National Academies of Science Expert Meeting on the Nuclear Regulatory Commission’s Security Requirements for Radiological Materials, July 26-27, 2018.
An influx of college graduates in a city tends to increase wages for workers of all levels. But research from USC Price School of Public Policy Professor Richard Green, who directs the Lusk Center for Real Estate, shows that the resulting increase in housing costs offsets the higher earnings for low-skilled workers.
Meredith Drake Reitan Ph.D. ’10 has been awarded the John Nolen Research Fund, which provides financing for scholars interested in conducting research in the John Nolen Papers and allied collections in the Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections of the Cornell University library. She is writing a book on the history and planning of L.A.’s civic center.
The USC Center on Philanthropy and Public Policy has released the 2018 edition of “Foundation Governance, Leadership and Strategy: An Annotated Bibliography,” a collection of summary reports focused on foundations and philanthropy. For the past 15 years, the center has facilitated intimate discussions on critical issues facing philanthropy by bringing the lead executives of 12 of the largest and most prominent foundations together. As part of those events, the center identifies and summarizes important reports, […]
The California Civic Engagement Project (CCEP), along with its founder and director Mindy Romero, have joined the USC Price School of Public Policy in Sacramento. The focus of the research center is to provide data and analysis to inform public dialogue about representative governance