Brief Archive 2009-2014

Proportionality in District, School and Teacher Evaluation Systems

Cory Koedel

Designing Better Gauges for Performance Evaluation...

Regional Resilience: Research Policy Brief

Brian Dabson, Colleen Heflin, Kathleen Miller

Coping With Disasters...Are We Ready?

Missouri Department of Corrections Community Reentry Funding Round 5

Christian Arment, Emily Johnson, Sean Nicholson-Crotty

2012-2013 Final Report

Analysis of State Revenues and Expenditures

Andrew Wesemann, Brian Dabson

Taxing and Spending…Where Does Missouri Rank?

The Affordable Care Act: Health Insurance Exchanges

Bridget Kevin-Myers, Lindsey Lehman, Casey Parnell

The Health Insurance Mandate; What You Should Know

The Affordable Care Act: Engaging Youth

Bridget Kevin-Myers, Lindsey Lehman, Casey Parnell

Buying In: The Young Invincibles and Healthcare

The Affordable Care Act: Health Insurance Exchanges, Additional Information

Bridget Kevin-Myers, Lindsey Lehman, Casey Parnell

New Protections, New Options, New Benefits

The Affordable Care Act: The Individual Mandate

Bridget Kevin-Myers, Lindsey Lehman, Casey Parnell

The New Healthcare Law… How Does It Affect You?

Public Expenditures and Economic Growth

Judith Stallmann, David Valentine, Andrew Wesemann

Taxes and Growth…How Do We Find Balance?

Missouri’s Energy Outlook

Brian Dabson, Josh Meyers

How Can We Move Towards Diversifying Renewable Energy Sources?

Comparing Taxes in Missouri and Surrounding States

Judith Stallmann, Andrew Wesemann, David Valentine

Midwestern Analysis…Where Does Missouri Rank?

Diversity in the Missouri Legislature, 1991 to 2013

Andrew Wesemann, David Valentine

Women and Minorities in the Legislature…Are We Under-Represented?

Assessing the Impact of Missouri’s Tax Credits An Update

Brian Dabson

 The Missouri Tax Credit Review Commission; Measuring the Success of Tax Incentive Programs

What Now for Health Insurance Exchanges in Missouri?

Bridget Kevin-Myers

Ballot Measure Prohibits Participation...Missouri Misses Deadline

Rural Entrepreneurship in a Time of Recession

Maria Figeuroa-Armijos, Brian Dabson, Thomas G. Johnson

Why Rural Necessity Entrepreneurs Should be Supported During Times of Recession

Regional Profile of Missouri Food Pantry Clients and Households

Ashley Vancil, Sandy Rikoon, Matt Foulkes, Colleen Heflin, Joan Hermsen, Nikki Raedeke

Glimpse into Missouri Food Pantry Trends to Consider Implications for Patrons

Community Resilience: Understanding the Economic Impacts of Disruptions in Water Service

Colleen Heflin, Jennifer Keller Jensen, Kathleen K. Miller

What Case Studies can Tell us About Affects of Water Service Disruption

Assessing the Impact of Missouri’s Tax Credits

Brian Dabson, T. G. Johnson, A. Wesemann, M. Figueroa-Armijos, J. Stallmann

Tax Credit Programs…Do They Help or Hinder Missouri's Economy?

Non-Income Effects of Welfare Receipt on Early Childhood Cognitive Scores

Colleen Heflin, Sharon Kukla-Acevedo

Can Economic Situations have an Affect on Childhood Intelligence?

Snapshot Missouri: A National Comparison

David Valentine, Andrew Wesemann

How does Missouri’s Developmental Indicators Compare Nationally?

Internet Sales and Use Tax Issues in Missouri

Ying Huang, John Kosash, Andrew Wesemann

Is Increasing E-commerce Actually Hurting State Revenue?

Economic Development Incentive Programs: Some Best Practices

Judith Stallmann, Thomas Johnson

Importance of Carefully Managing Economic Incentives

Thinking of Tax Policy as a Portfolio

Judith Stallmann, Thomas Johnson

Breaking Down Criteria for Evaluating the Tax Systems

Regional Resilience: Research and Policy Brief

Brian Dabson, Colleen Heflin, Kathleen Miller

Washington DC: National Association of Development Organizations

Feeding the Hungry: Results from a Survey of Food Pantry Directors in Mid-Missouri

Jennifer Jensen, Colleen Heflin, Joan Hermsen, Sandy Rikoon

Pantry Directors: Working Towards Healthier Food and Community

The Path to Successful Reentry: The Relationship Between Correctional Education, Employment and Recidivism

Jake Cronin

Successful Reentry Aids in Reducing Repeat Offenders

The Impact of Principal Race on Teachers

Jason Grissom, Lael Keiser

Racial, Social, and Economic Impacts on Teachers… Based on Race of Principal

St. Louis Metro Hunger Atlas

Jill Lucht, Jordan Dawdy, Colleen Heflin, Sandy Rikoon, Matt Foulkes, Joan Hermsen, Nikki Raedeke

How are Public Programs in St. Louis Dealing with Food Insecurities?

Is Incarceration Still the Answer? The Impact of Current Policies & Possible Alternatives

Christian Arment

Does Incarceration Still Effectively Deter Criminal Activity?

Kansas City Metro Hunger Atlas

Jill Lucht, Jordan Dawdy, Colleen Heflin, Sandy Rikoon, Matt Foulkes, Joan Hermsen, Nikki Raedeke

How are Public Programs in Kansas City Dealing with Food Insecurities?

Poverty, Hardship and Depression

Colleen Heflin, John Iceland

Is there an Association between Material Hardship and Depression?

Non-Income Effects of Welfare Receipt on Early Childhood Cognitive Scores

Colleen Heflin, Sharon Kukla-Acevedo

Can Economic Impacts Stunt Childhood Cognition?