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Data on rape and sexual assault suffer from inconsistent estimates and underreporting, leading to misunderstandings about the extent of the problem and adequate policy solutions.

A new report finds that older Americans spend more on housing than on anything else.

July 22, 2015

Can holistic prisoner reentry work on the West Side of Chicago?

July 15, 2015

What Research Tells Us About Jail Suicides-- and How to Prevent Them

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What Research Tells Us About Jail Suicides-- and How to Prevent Them

Suicide is the leading cause of death in jails, accounting for 29 percent of inmate deaths between 2000 and 2009. 

College Financial Aid: Revealing the Secret

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College Financial Aid: Revealing the Secret

New report: How can we make more families aware of financial aid opportunities and get more kids on track for college?

Rent Burden High in Low- and High-Cost Metros Alike

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Rent Burden High in Low- and High-Cost Metros Alike

The latest data show that 44 percent of American renters are rent burdened. Are you? Use our new calculator to find out.

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