The Ferguson Commission was appointed by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon in November of 2014 to conduct a "thorough, wide-ranging and unflinching study of the social and economic conditions that impede progress, equality and safety in the St. Louis region." In April 2015, the Institute of Public Policy, Truman School of Public Affairs was contracted by…
Brief Takeaways for Developmental Organizations to Improve Regional Resilience
Explore Ways Regional Development Organizations Can Increase Regional Resilience for the Future
County Government Websites Lend Insight into Levels of Transparency
Comprehensive Analysis of the Youth Community Coalition’s Effectiveness: 2014
Can Urban and Rural Communities Aid in the Other’s Prosperity?
Working Paper IPP/031
Context and Analysis to Understand and Reform the Wage Gap
Status of Women in MO
Developing Effective Emergency Response Systems
How Should We Define and Measure Community Resilience?
Background and Case Studies Lend Insight into Missouri's Debate for In-State Tuition for Undocumented Immigrants
Designing Better Gauges for Performance Evaluation...
Coping With Disasters...Are We Ready?
What could the Child Service Fund Provide for the Community?
Boone County Communities Decide How To Help Their Neediest Children…
2012-2013 Final Report
Taxing and Spending…Where Does Missouri Rank?
The Health Insurance Mandate; What You Should Know
Buying In: The Young Invincibles and Healthcare
New Protections, New Options, New Benefits
The New Healthcare Law… How Does It Affect You?
Taxes and Growth…How Do We Find Balance?
How Can We Move Towards Diversifying Renewable Energy Sources?
To Market, To Market…Getting Rural Goods To Urban Markets
Understanding the Critical Issues Facing At-Risk Populations
Midwestern Analysis…Where Does Missouri Rank?
Women and Minorities in the Legislature…Are We Under-Represented?
The Missouri Tax Credit Review Commission; Measuring the Success of Tax Incentive Programs
Ballot Measure Prohibits Participation...Missouri Misses Deadline
Explore the Effect and Impact of the Columbia Public Schools’ After School Programing
Why Rural Necessity Entrepreneurs Should be Supported During Times of Recession
Glimpse into Missouri Food Pantry Trends to Consider Implications for Patrons
What Case Studies can Tell us About Affects of Water Service Disruption
Tax Credit Programs…Do They Help or Hinder Missouri's Economy?
How has Reentry Funding Helped Offenders Assimilate Back into the Community?
Data Supplement Provides a Closer Look into Poverty in Boone County
Report Combines Context and Statistical Analysis to Address Issues Facing Children, Youth, and Families
How are we Tracking Indicators of Community Aptitude for Independent Aging Citizens?
How can we Identify and Analyze Regional Economic Opportunity?
Can Economic Situations have an Affect on Childhood Intelligence?
How does Missouri’s Developmental Indicators Compare Nationally?
Is Increasing E-commerce Actually Hurting State Revenue?
Importance of Carefully Managing Economic Incentives
Breaking Down Criteria for Evaluating the Tax Systems
How can Mental Health Indicators Provide Insight into the Effectiveness of the Identification and Treatment Process?
Washington DC: National Association of Development Organizations
Pantry Directors: Working Towards Healthier Food and Community
The Path to Successful Reentry: The Relationship Between Correctional Education, Employment and Recidivism
Successful Reentry Aids in Reducing Repeat Offenders
Racial, Social, and Economic Impacts on Teachers… Based on Race of Principal
How are Public Programs in St. Louis Dealing with Food Insecurities?
Does Incarceration Still Effectively Deter Criminal Activity?
How are Public Programs in Kansas City Dealing with Food Insecurities?
Is there an Association between Material Hardship and Depression?
Can Economic Impacts Stunt Childhood Cognition?
Assessing Maternal and Childhood Health Needs… Rural and Urban
Context Supplemented with Arguments in Favor and Against Advance Voting in Missouri
Isolating State Taxes to Analyze their Effectiveness
Overview Comparison of State and Local Taxes
Overview and Insight into Missouri Revenue… State and Local
Graphical Overview of Missouri Expenditures… State and Local
Context and Graphical Insight into Sales and Income Tax