Policy and Law

Better Mass Transit Planning Can Transform “Transit Deserts”

Nov. 10, 2017

Knowing where transit deserts are located is important for improving a community’s well-being.

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Texas Needs Better Treatment Programs for Opioid Addiction

Nov. 8, 2017

Treatment programs should be tailored to the particular mix of drugs driving overdoses in each region. 

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U.S. Interests Hurt By Withdrawal From UNESCO

Nov. 7, 2017

We will lose a voice at an important venue for securing our vital national interests.

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Nine Habits for a Highly Effective Disaster Recovery

Nov. 3, 2017
Hurricane Destruction

We can draw lessons from the aftermaths of 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina. 

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Data Informed Debate

Nov. 2, 2017
Abigail Aiken Research Excellence Award

How one researcher uses data to inform one of Texas’ most heated policy debates.

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