Improving Employment Outcomes for Youth with Disabilities
May 12 forum will focus on six projects and their impact on participant employment, earnings, and other outcomes.Register now
CIRE Forum Set for May 20
Experts will lead a discussion and learning session on capabilities and techniques for using advanced analytics to enhance public programs.Register now
Governance in Rwanda
Mathematica evaluated four major components of the Rwanda Threshold program.Read more
SNAP Congressional Testimony
Key resources include data visualization, household characteristics report, and microsimulation models.Explore
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The Office of Disability Employment Policy has a strong interest in advancing policies and programs that promote positive stay-at-work/return-to-work (SAW/RTW) outcomes for workers who experience a chronic illness, disability, or medical condition. The SAW/RTW Policy Collaborative will support this...
This brief presents findings on informal caregivers’ and parents’ networks, focusing on child care arrangements and sources of support and information related to caregiv¬ing from a small sample of informal caregiv¬ers and parents in California’s Bay Area. It uses an ecomapping, a method to create a graphic...
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The “Fursa kwa Watoto” (Opportunities for Children) project in Tanzania is a four-year effort to improve learning and socio-emotional outcomes for children by enhancing existing pre-primary instruction and supporting innovative early childhood education strategies in line with current policy initiatives...
Impact Evaluation Services for Access to Agricultural Finance, Farmer Training, and Irrigation Compact Activities in Moldova
Mathematica's evaluation focuses on three compact activities: access to agricultural finance, irrigation sector reform and centralized irrigation systems rehabilitation, and the farmer training component of the Growing High-Value Agriculture Sales or Agricultural Competitiveness and Enterprise Development...
Mathematica's study for the Packard Foundation is identifying caregivers who provide informal child care in California, learning about their needs for support, and evaluating promising approaches to enhance the quality of children’s experiences in these settings.
The National Child Support Noncustodial Parent Employment Demonstration is testing the effectiveness of programs that aim to increase employment among noncustodial parents, with the ultimate goal of increasing the likelihood that they meet their child support obligations.
How are CHIPRA Quality Demonstration States Using Quality Reports to Drive Health Care Improvements for Children?
This Highlight focuses on how six States are using quality reports to draw attention to State- or practice-level performance on quality measures in order to drive improvements in the quality of care for children.
Translation and Dissemination of Health Services Research for Health Policy: A Review of Available Infrastructure and Evolving Tools
This paper examines how user interest in health services research is shaped by the following factors: the current health care policy environment, the organizations and institutional mechanisms available to advance the movement of health services research into policy and practice, and emerging innovative...
The Youth Transition Demonstration, an initiative of the Social Security Administration, provided employment services and enhanced work incentives to young people on the disability rolls in 10 sites across the country. Mathematica’s evaluation of this initiative involved enrolling 5,103 youth from 6...
In a new publication released in March, Mathematica senior fellow James Reschovsky unpacked the details of the proposed sustainable growth rate replacement, including the new Merit-Based Incentive Payment System and several other payment models encouraged in the legislation. Reschovsky and a panel of...
BOND tests an innovation that allows SSDI beneficiaries to earn more while keeping part of their disability benefits. Forum speakers provided background on BOND, presented findings from the first two years' process and impact analyses, and discussed potential policy and research implications.
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Allison McKie has expertise in evaluating educational interventions, including teacher incentive programs, and conducting systematic research reviews.
- Study of Teaching Residency Programs
- Evaluating the Chicago Teacher Advancement Program (Chicago TAP)
- Teaching Residency Programs: A Multisite Look at a New Model to Prepare Teachers for High-Need Schools
- An Evaluation of the Chicago Teacher Advancement Program (Chicago TAP) After Four Years
- Teacher and Principal Effectiveness
- School Choice and Charters
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Mathematica Policy Research is dedicated to improving public well-being by bringing the highest standards of quality, objectivity, and excellence to bear on information collection and analysis for our partners and clients. The company has been at the forefront of assessing the effectiveness of policies and programs since 1968. Considered an architect of social policy research, Mathematica conducted the first social policy experiment in the United States, the New Jersey Negative Income Tax Experiment, to test ways of encouraging low-income individuals to work.