Child Trends-Researching

    Introduction Policymakers play an important role in supporting children, youth, and family well-being through policy legislation and funding of programs. Healthy discussion and debate often center on what evidence proves the effectiveness of these supports, how much they should cost, who should administer them, and whether they are the best use of limited […] Continue reading

Cato Institute

The Cato Institute, founded in 1977, is a public policy research organization — a think tank — dedicated to the principles of individual liberty, limited government, free markets and peace.  Cato is committed to expanding civil society while reducing political society. The differences: In civil society individuals make choices about their lives while in a political society … Continue reading Cato Institute Continue reading

Policy Institute Analysis The Center for American Progress (CAP) is a Washington D.C based public policy research organization that focuses on progressive politics. Founded in 2003, this independent, nonpartisan organization wants to improve the the lives of American people through progressive ideas. The approach they use is to introduce new policy ideas, shape national debates and challenge media … Continue reading Policy Institute Analysis Continue reading

Policy Institute Analysis

Group Members: Heather, Emily, Araceli, and Alyssa The RAND Corporation is a Global organization that conducts research in almost every area for more than 375 clients and grantors, including government agencies, international organizations, and foundations. They “provide research services, systematic analysis, and innovative thinking to a global clientele”. Check out to see what they’ve […] Continue reading