Published Research

Research | Harvard Business Review

The Link Between Income Inequality and Physical Pain

Bidhan L. Parmar
Adam D. Galinsky
March 2016
Research | The War on Poverty: A 50-year Retrospective

Does Head Start Do Any Lasting Good?

Jens Ludwig, Douglas Miller
Martha Bailey & Sheldon Danziger, eds.
Many of the specific changes to Head Start that have been proposed could potentially wind up doing more harm than good.
Research | Psychological Science

Economic Insecurity Increases Physical Pain

Bidhan L. Parmar
Adam D. Galinsky
In a world of growing economic uncertainty, physical pain is also on the rise. Are these things causally connected, and if so, why?
Feb 18 2016
Research | State Politics & Policy Quarterly

Failures: Diffusion, Learning, and Policy Abandonment

This article focuses on the possible abandonment of failing welfare-to-work policies in the formative years (1997–2002) of the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) program across the 50 U.S. states.
Art Fraas
Susan Dudley
Ted Gayer
John Graham
Jason F. Shogren
W. Kip Viscusi
Feb 5 2016
Jens Arnold
Beata Javorcik
Aaditya Mattoo
February 2016
Sara Driskell
Martin Davidson
In this work, we examined costs of framing diversity as good for organizations vs. fair; specifically, we examined whether framing diversity as good for organizations broadens people’s definitions of diversity and increases racial bias.
Dec. 14, 2015
Alan E. Wiseman, Vanderbilt University; Dana E. Wittmer, Colorado College
This book explores why some members of Congress are more effective than others at navigating the legislative process.
Oct. 1, 2014
Research | The Journal of Politics

Who Heeds the Call of the Party in Congress?

William Minozzi
When party leaders seek support, who heeds the call and who remains unswayed?
Sep. 23, 2013
Research | PS: Political Science and Politics

The Communication of Ideas across Subfields in Political Science

Erin R. Graham, Charles R. Shipan
What factors inhibit or facilitate cross-subfi eld conversations in political science?
April 15, 2014