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Funding Policy News
May 21, 2019

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Lack of Awareness of Inequality Means We Penalize Those Who Have Least Money

People can automatically assume that someone who gives less money to charity is less generous, according to new research. The assumption was made in ... read more

When More Women Make Decisions, the Environment Wins

When more women are involved in group decisions about land management, the group conserves more - particularly when offered financial incentives to do so, according to a new ... read more

Democracy Linked to Global Health Gains in Low-, Middle-Income Countries

A new study suggests that a better way to measure the role of democracy in public health is to examine the causes of adult mortality, such as noncommunicable diseases, HIV, cardiovascular disease and ... read more

Marine Protected Areas Often Expensive and Misplaced

Many marine protected areas are often unnecessarily expensive and located in the wrong places, an international study has shown. The research found protected areas missed many unique ecosystems, and ... read more
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Early Exposure to Banking May Influence Life-Long Financial Health

Growing up in a community with or without banks has a long-term effect on how you build and manage credit, according to a new study. The research shows individuals who grow up in what are essentially ... read more

Ethicist Shines Light on Lack of Discussion About Body Donation After Euthanasia

As New Zealand considers a bill looking to legalize euthanasia, an ethicist considers it's time to shine the light on the ethical complications surrounding body donation and assisted ... read more

Time Is Money, Especially When It Comes to Giving

Would you be more likely to donate to charity if you could report the gift sooner on your taxes? According to a new article, the answer is yes. Researchers found that changing the deadline for ... read more

Federal Subsidies for US Commercial Fisheries Should Be Rejected, Analysis Concludes

A pending rule change proposed by the US National Marine Fisheries Service would allow the use of public funds to underwrite low-interest loans for the construction of new commercial fishing vessels. ... read more

Climate Panel Disbanded by Trump, Now Regrouped, Releases Its Report

A federal advisory committee started meeting in 2016 to explore how to make the National Climate Assessment more usable for communities who want to take action. President Trump dismissed the panel in ... read more

Government Subsidies Could Be Key to Containing Hospital-Born Infections

Researchers propose fighting hospital infections with matching government subsidies for every dollar a hospital spends on infection control. This incentive could drive down regional rates of ... read more

Ethical Questions Raised on Body Donation After Medically Assisted Death

There are issues about the appropriateness of accepting or using MAID body donations; communication with donors including consenting processes, and the transparency surrounding MAID donation with ... read more

More Bang for the Climate Buck: Study Identifies Hotspots for Adaptation Funding

By combining the latest crop models and local expertise in Vietnam, Uganda and Nicaragua, scientists developed a process to pinpoint where cash crops and food security is most threatened by climate ... read more

How the Global Gag Rule Stifles Free Speech

A new journal article by researchers in the Global Health Justice and Governance program at the Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health argues that the Expanded Global Gag Rule is having ... read more

Distracted Drivers 29 Times More Likely to Wreck in a Highway Work Zone

Highway work zone crashes happen every 5.4 minutes. Now, a new study says an inattentive driver is 29 times more likely to cause a collision or near collision in a work ... read more

Study Calls on Feds to Invest in Local Volunteer Disaster Response, Recovery Groups

Data from 2017 Texas, Florida, Puerto Rico and California natural disasters highlights key collaboration gaps and better ways to save money, time and lives in future disasters. After 2017's ... read more

Scientists Use Smartphones to Improve Dismal Rating of Nation's Civil Infrastructure

Scientists at the have developed smartphone-based technologies that can monitor civil infrastructure systems such as crumbing roads and aging ... read more

Government Payment Policies Tied to Hospital Performance Fail to Improve Patient Safety, Study Finds

Value-based incentive programs (VBIPs) aim to drive improvements in quality and reduce costs by linking financial incentives or penalties to hospital performance. However, a new study has found no ... read more

How Private Households Can Stall Economic Growth

How quickly the economy recovers after an economic shock also depends on the behavior of private households. Using a complex theoretical model, economists demonstrated that growing income uncertainty ... read more

Research Reveals Strategies for Combating Science Misinformation

Nowhere has the impact of scientific misinformation been more profound than on the issue of climate change in the US, where a well-funded network has coalesced around the goal of undercutting the ... read more

Seeing Soda's Influence

A complex network of research funding, institutional ties and personal influence has allowed the Coca-Cola Company, through its connections with a nonprofit group, to exert substantial influence over ... read more

Americans Are Happier in States That Spend More on Libraries, Parks and Highways

Americans are happier in states where governments spend more on public goods, among them libraries, parks, highways, natural resources and police protection, a new study has ... read more

Fighting Smog Supports Solar Power

Model calculations by researchers show that if China fought smog more aggressively, it could massively increase solar power ... read more

Money Ills Add to Cancer Struggle

One in five cancer patients could be experiencing financial difficulties because of their care needs, according to new ... read more

Parents: To Prepare Kids Financially, Give Them Practice With Money

Providing children with hands-on experience with money is essential to preparing them for financial success, a new study ... read more

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