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One interesting paper from the Brookings Institution's Hamilton Project found that delaying school start times by one hour for middle and upper grades "delivered an extra $17,500 in lifetime earnings per student because of better academic performance.
... you actually have to regulate carbon in some form," Connaughton said, emphasizing the need for certainty during a forum in Washington, D.C.
... there are, however, significant differences in the purpose, scope and viability of these approaches. "This is not comparing apples to oranges," said Benjamin Wittes, senior fellow in governance studies at the Brookings Institution. "It's apples to ...
Trevor Houser, a partner at the rhodium Group, said the panel, speaking to a packed room at the Brookings Institution, would likely not get the ear of the current administration given the political connotations of a "cap-and-trade" program.
The committee heard testimony on Tuesday from Michael Singh, a senior fellow with The Washington Institute For Near East Policy, and Martin S. Indyk, a former U.S.
The Brookings Institution reported that employment in the mining industry began to drop long before recent policies on coal production.
Such a waiver could loosen restrictions on how a state can use Affordable Care Act funding, said Matt Fiedler, a fellow at the Brookings Institution. But it's not easy to get a waiver, particularly one that would allow a state to run its own health ...
Michael O'Hanlon, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution who specializes in US defense strategy, said that current air campaigns reflect "more continuity than change" from the Obama administration, and that the increase in strikes appears in part ...
Why does the Brookings Institution want us to think white people are in more trouble than they are? By Malcolm Harris. A sharecropper's grave in Hale County, Alabama.
Legislation by state Sen. Bill Monning aims to alleviate a long-standing problem in Northern California: consumers paying higher prices for health care because ...
Thousands of stories have been written about why angry, poor, under-educated white voters put Donald Trump into the Oval Office in a 2016 presidential ...
... where she is an editor of the Harvard Law Review. Susan Hennessey is a national security fellow at the Brookings Institution and managing editor of lawfare; previously, she was an attorney in the Office of General Counsel of the National Security ...
Matthew Fiedler, a fellow with the Center for Health Policy at the Brookings Institution, similarly concluded in a recent analysis that the Affordable Care Act is not in a death spiral.
"Mr. Spicer's comments really signaled a deep misunderstanding within the administration about how marijuana policy is regulated and implemented at the state level," John Hudak, a senior fellow at Brookings Institution, told Bloomberg. "There are ...
That has left the multi-billion dollar --and growing -- industry in a strange place, according to John Hudak, a senior fellow with the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C. But while comments from the new administration indicate potential change ...
In a revealing analysis of California data, where out-of-school suspensions dropped more than 30 percent from 2013 to 2015, a Brookings Institution scholar found that changing the size and configuration of schools may be a better approach than changing ...
"If Trump can't line up support for health care, it's going to be hard to see how he will be able to lead on tax reform," said William Gale, senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and co-director of the Tax Policy Center. Tax policy is arguably as ...
Their research is scheduled to be unveiled Tuesday during an event at the Brookings Institution. A key recommendation is that China, which is the major driver of the global solar industry, and the United States work more closely together with each ...
"It has become a staple of politicians to declare the American dream dying or dead," writes Reeves, co-director of the Center on children and Families at the Brookings Institution. "But it is not dead. It is alive and well, but it being hoarded by ...
The Brookings Institution identifies the four fastest growing tech markets as the regions, shown at top, near San Francisco, San Jose, New York City and Dallas.
An important new study by the Brookings Institution, which is discussed today in the Wall Street Journal, says death rates for white adults are dramatically rising: while midlife mortality rates continue to fall among all education classes in most of ...
WASHINGTON >> Middle-age white Americans with limited education are increasingly dying younger, on average, than other middle-age U.S.
Steady reminders of the city's dilemma have surfaced in recent years, including a report released this month by the Brookings Institution, a liberal-leaning Washington think tank. It found that average wages, the overall standard of living and ...
Between 1980 and 1981, 17% of Americans moved house, according to William Frey, a demographer at the Brookings Institution, a think-tank.
Despite assurances from Ivanka Trump and her attorney that she would comply with government ethics rules, a Washington Post op-ed by Harvard Law Review editor Helen Klein Murillo and Brookings Institution national security fellow Susan Hennessey ...
At least that's how international students see it, according to a report out Wednesday from the Brown Center on education Policy at the Brookings Institution. In an effort to "shed light on what is peculiarly American about American high schools," the ...
Immigration of low-skilled undocumented workers to the United States is petering out -- even without a border wall. That's the conclusion of a research paper published by the Brookings Institution on Thursday. The researchers, from the University of ...
Those are the findings of a new study released as part of the Brookings Institution's Papers on Economic Activity conference and authored by University of California at San Diego Economists Gordon Hanson, Chen Liu, and Craig McIntosh.
WASHINGTON - A sobering portrait of less-educated middle-age white Americans emerged Thursday with new research showing them dying disproportionately from what one expert calls "deaths of despair" - suicides, drug overdoses and alcohol-related ...
"American and coalition air power is important in support, but cannot, itself, take the lead on liberating Raqqa and other cities from thousands of entrenched ISIS fighters," wrote Michael O'Hanlon, a defense analyst at the Brookings Institution, in ...
The second article refers to a report published by The Brookings Institution. The United Nations estimates that 250 million children are not able to read, write or perform basic math.
A recent study of the economy for the Rochester area over the last several years presents a mixed picture. The study is an annual report from the Washington based think tank, the Brookings Institution. The Metro Monitor report tracks the economic ...
The Brookings Institution estimates that the changes to the bill won't reduce the coverage losses, and they could be "somewhat higher" thanks to the new options for Medicaid block grants and work requirements.
A new report from the Brookings Institution puts the Syracuse metropolitan area last out of the country's 100 largest metro areas in adding jobs from 2010 to 2015.
Case and Deaton's paper, issued by the Brookings Institution, follows up on research they released in 2015 that first documented a sharp increase in mortality among middle-aged whites.
A new analysis from the Brookings Institution finds that the GOP's revised Obamacare replacement bill is likely to result in roughly the same coverage losses as the original bill and could even cause more people to lose coverage.
... target of 2.0 percent hinges on policymakers pursuing inflation levels that are notably above 2.0 percent," when the economy is recovering, board Economists Michael Kiley and John Roberts wrote in a paper presented Thursday at the Brookings ...
The Brookings Institution released its new research Wednesday (March 22). The center last polled international students in 2001.
Norman Eisen is chairman and co-founder of citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington (CREW) and a visiting fellow at the Brookings Institution. He served as chief ethics lawyer for President Obama and later as U.S. ambassador to the Czech ...
John Hudak, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution, has been watching Sessions carefully, too. Shortly after Sessions' confirmation, Hudak wrote a report examining what could be in store for the marijuana industry under the new A.G.
Their research is scheduled to be unveiled Tuesday during an event at the Brookings Institution. A key recommendation is that China, which is the major driver of the global solar industry, and the United States work more closely together with each ...
While this one Supreme Court vacancy is getting most of the attention, there are scores of other job openings in the federal court system.
"There is nothing inappropriate about unmasking when it is appropriate to unmask," said Benjamin Wittes, a senior Brookings Institution fellow and editor-in-chief of the lawfare blog. In the context of the Flynn example, Wittes said, the U.S. is ...
National security experts Bonnie Jenkins, Tarun Chhabra and Bathsheba Nell Crocker will be coming to campus this semester as the first members of the Perry World House and Brookings Institution joint Visiting Fellows Program. Perry World House Director ...
That leaves out the middle by adding professional, financial, IT and corporate jobs along with lots of lower-wage positions, said Richard Shearer, a senior research associate at the Brookings Institution. The Washington, D.C.-based public-policy group ...
"We're starting to see the light at the end of the tunnel in Iraq," said Kenneth Pollack, senior fellow in the Brookings Institution's Center for Middle East Policy. Trump made defeating ISIS and eliminating "radical Islamic terrorism" a major part of ...


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