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Just Added (Weeks of June 11th, 18th, June 25th 2017)
Friday (June 30)
- Data: Doctorate Recipients from U.S. Universities: 2015 Report ||| Also available Data Tables (Excel and PDF)
Patient Characteristics of Opioid-Related Inpatient Stays and Emergency Department Visits Nationally and by State, 2014 (via AHRQ)
Thursday (June 29)
Wednesday (June 28)
Tuesday (June 27th)
U.S. Dept. of State Releases Trafficking in Persons Report 2017
Complete Report ||| Direct to Specific Sections of the Report, Fact Sheets, HTML Version
484 pages; PDF.
Monday (June 26th)
Primary Document: Congressional Budget Office Cost Estimate: (“Scoring”) of Senate Health Care Bill
Released June 26, 2017 (49 pages; PDF).
Friday (June 23rd)
“With the tool, users can compare the Senate bill to current law and the House-passed American Health Care Act in 17 key areas of health policy, including Medicaid, premium subsidies to individuals, state role, financing, women’s health, and individual health insurance market rules.”
Thursday (June 22nd)
- States With the Highest and Lowest Median Ages in 2016, With Change Since 2000 (PDF)
- Counties With the Highest and Lowest Median Ages in 2016, With Change Since 2000 (PDF)
- Detailed Data Tables
- Downloadable Datasets
Wednesday (June 21st)
Tuesday (June 20th)
Monday (June 19th)
QuickStats: Percentage of Children and Teens Aged 4–17 Years Ever Diagnosed with Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD), by Sex and Urbanization of County of Residence — National Health Interview Survey (via MMWR/CDC)
Friday (June 16th)
The Digital-Born and Legacy News Media on Twitter During the French Presidential Elections (via Reuters Institute for the Study of Journalism/University of Oxford)
Full Text Report (8 pages; PDF) ||| Appendix (2 pages; PDF)
Fear Thy Neighbor: Radicalization and Jihadist Attacks in the West
Published by George Washington University’s Program on Extremism, the Italian Institute for International Political Studies (ISPI) and the International Centre for Counter-Terrorism – The Hague (ICCT). 108 pages; PDF.
K-12 Education: More Than Half of School Expenditures Spent on Classroom Instruction, Largest Increase Since 2008 (via U.S. Census)
News Release/Highlights ||| Direct to Full Text Report (65 pages; PDF)
Higher Education: Promises and Pitfalls of Online Education (via Brookings)
PDF version also available. (8 pages)
Briefing Document: “Paris Agreement: United States Withdrawal” (via European Parliament Research Service)
2 pages; PDF.
Includes links to many documents and resources.
Sunday (June 11th)
Update: Global Family Business Index Now Online (500 Largest Family Businesses in the World by Revenue)
via University of St.Gallen, Switzerland and EY ||| News Release/Highlights
Resource Document on Mental Health and Climate Change (via American Psychiatric Association (APA))
4 pages; PDF. Cites to more than 25 articles/reports.
FAQ: What is the History of the Paris Agreement (2015)?
via Dag Hammarskjöld Library, United Nations
Documents in the News
Prepared Remarks: Opening Statement to Senate Select Committee on Intelligence by James B. Comey
For hearing on June 8, 2017 (7 pages; PDF) via Senate Select Committee on Intelligence.
Nuclear Power Reactors in the World (via IAEA)
2017 edition. 88 pages; PDF.
Domain Tools Report (Spring 2017)
11 pages; PDF.
The Future of Journalism, captures a wide range of perspectives from media experts, academics, journalists and publishers about the challenges facing the journalism industry and its future trajectory. From the promises of virtual reality to the challenges of multi-platform distribution channels to the failures of staffing a diverse, representative newsroom, the report offers a series of recommendations to help re-establish journalism as a necessary component to a good society.
Twiplomacy 2017 Study Released (via Burson-Marsteller)
Use of Twitter and other social media in diplomacy. Rankings of world leaders and international organizations.
Junk News and Bots During the 2017 UK General Election: What Are UK Voters Sharing Over Twitter? (via Project on Computational Propaganda, Oxford University)
The State of Redistricting Litigation (May 2017 Edition)
From the Brennan Center at the New York School of Law.
New: 2015 Data From the Humanities Indicators Project (American Academy of Arts & Sciences)
- Associate’s Degrees in the Humanities
- Bachelor’s Degrees in the Humanities
- Disciplinary Distribution of Bachelor’s Degrees in the Humanities
- Gender Distribution of Bachelor’s Degrees in the Humanities
- Humanities Bachelor’s Degrees as a Second Major
- Institutional Distribution of Bachelor’s Degrees in the Humanities
- Racial/Ethnic Distribution of Bachelor’s Degrees in the Humanities
2016 Characteristics of New Housing (via US Census)
751 pages; PDF
National Endowment For the Arts
Industrial Design: A Competitive Edge for U.S. Manufacturing Success in the Global Economy
Revision Number Three, May 2017.
U.S. Dept. of State: Semiannual Report to the Congress (October 1, 2016, to March 31, 2017)
From the DOS Inspector General.