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Social Sciences - Administration - 12.03.2021

Politics - Administration - 05.03.2021
Q&A: Justin Grimmer on allegations of election fraud in 2020 presidential election
Make A Gift Your gift helps advance ideas that promote a free society. Donate now In this conversation, Senior Fellow Justin Grimmer talks about his new research paper that analyzes and challenges allegations of voter fraud during the 2020 presidential election.

Administration - 04.03.2021

Administration - 04.03.2021
Study aims to help governments maximize profits from oil and gas auctions
Study aims to help governments maximize profits from oil and gas auctions
Federal and state governments auction leases to oil and gas companies to extract natural resources from public land.

Administration - Politics - 17.02.2021

Administration - 16.02.2021
NHS’ use of management consultants is a harmful habit
The use of paid management consultants in the NHS has become habitual despite its negative impact on efficiency, according to new research.

Politics - Administration - 12.02.2021
Call for transparency
The turbulence created by speculation in GameStop shares has highlighted the lack of transparency on trading platforms.

Social Sciences - Administration - 11.02.2021

Economics / Business - Administration - 08.02.2021

Economics / Business - Administration - 07.02.2021

Administration - 28.01.2021

Politics - Administration - 21.01.2021

Health - Administration - 19.01.2021
Successive governments' approaches to obesity policies have destined them to fail, say researchers
Successive governments’ approaches to obesity policies have destined them to fail, say researchers
Government obesity policies in England over the past three decades have largely failed because of problems with implementation, lack of learning from past successes or failures, and a reliance on trying to persuade individuals to change their behaviour rather than tackling unhealthy environments.

Administration - 14.01.2021

Administration - Environment - 12.01.2021

Health - Administration - 22.12.2020
Brexit puts UK health care at risk
FACULTY Q&A  The future for the health sector in the United Kingdom is perilously uncertain, according to a comprehensive report by a cross-national team of researchers.

Health - Administration - 18.12.2020
Largest database on Covid-19 measures available online
Largest database on Covid-19 measures available online
50,000 political decisions from 195 countries open to analysis A research group has built the world's largest database on political decisions related to the coronavirus pandemic.

Criminology / Forensics - Administration - 18.12.2020
Opinion: Can actions of undercover police who had relationships with targets ever be justified?
An inquiry into undercover police who had sexual relationships with their targets is finally underway, but Dr Paul McFarlane (UCL Security & Crime Science) asks: can their actions ever be justified?

Administration - Environment - 18.12.2020

Environment - Administration - 13.12.2020
50 years in, the Clean Air Act’s societal benefits still outweigh costs
The landmark Clean Air Act (CAA) turns 50 this month, and its impact has been dramatic: Ambient measures of pollutants have fallen more than 90% in some areas, and improvements in air quality are credited with preventing hundreds of thousands of premature deaths.

Health - Administration - 11.12.2020
"Hardly anyone had anticipated this scenario"
The COVID-19 pandemic is putting Swiss crisis management to the test. ETH Professor Andreas Wenger and his team from the Center for Security Studies have investigated in detail how well Switzerland coped with the first phase of the crisis.

Criminology / Forensics - Administration - 10.12.2020

Administration - Social Sciences - 09.12.2020
What historical homicide waves reveal about Chicago policy
The four largest homicide waves in Chicago history have occurred over the course of a century, separated by the emergence of new political leaders and new social movements.

Economics / Business - Administration - 07.12.2020

Administration - 30.11.2020
Analysis: We need to talk about referendums, north and south, on Irish unification
A referendum on Irish unification - a so-called border poll - might happen in the coming years. The government doesn't want one, but may have little choice, says Dr Alan Renwick (UCL Constitution Unit).

Administration - 05.11.2020

Health - Administration - 26.10.2020

Environment - Administration - 22.10.2020
California Cities Top List of New Report Ranking U.S. Climate Action Plans
Despite achievements, most cities need to cut emissions by 64% to reach their respective goals A new report evaluating the efficacy of climate action plans and commitments of the 100 largest U&period

Administration - Innovation - 20.10.2020
New edition of the eGovernment MONITOR
New edition of the eGovernment MONITOR
The use of e-government in the German speaking region continues to increase. The smartphone interface may lead to a breakthrough for the online identification function.

Health - Administration - 15.10.2020
Lockdown or not, personality predicts your likelihood of staying home during the pandemic
Lockdown or not, personality predicts your likelihood of staying home during the pandemic
Despite more of the population staying at home as government policies on COVID-19 become stricter, a study has found that a person's personality influences how likely they are to stay at home during the pandemic - and cannot be entirely overridden.