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Report Release: Disparities in High-Leverage Mathematics Course-Taking in New Jersey, 2016-2020

2023-08-07T12:18:03-04:00

By Vandeen A. Campbell, Ph.D. The New Jersey State Policy Lab, in collaboration with the Joseph C. Cornwall Center for Metropolitan Studies, is releasing a report that examines patterns in high school math course-taking across New Jersey [...]

Report Release: Disparities in High-Leverage Mathematics Course-Taking in New Jersey, 2016-20202023-08-07T12:18:03-04:00

Data Brief Release: A Supply-Demand Model Informs Childcare Market Deficits in New Jersey: Estimates Point to Need for More Data

2023-08-07T11:38:24-04:00

By Sarah F. Small and Debra Lancaster. Failing childcare markets have been detrimental to the US economy in recent years.[1] We have examined the childcare crisis in New Jersey from both the supply side and the demand side [...]

Data Brief Release: A Supply-Demand Model Informs Childcare Market Deficits in New Jersey: Estimates Point to Need for More Data2023-08-07T11:38:24-04:00

Report Release: Equitable Property Acquisitions to Enhance Climate Resilience

2023-08-07T12:17:22-04:00

With support from the New Jersey State Policy Lab, the New Jersey Climate Change Resource Center Climate Corps conducted research to better understand how flood buyback and managed retreat programs [...]

Report Release: Equitable Property Acquisitions to Enhance Climate Resilience2023-08-07T12:17:22-04:00

Report Release: Discipline Inequity and Segregation in New Jersey’s High Schools

2023-09-19T14:33:56-04:00

By Elisabeth Kim, Ph.D. The most segregated high schools in New Jersey often have the highest suspension rates. For example, this is the case for schools that serve large percentages of students of color (90%+) [...]

Report Release: Discipline Inequity and Segregation in New Jersey’s High Schools2023-09-19T14:33:56-04:00

Report Release: What Influences Differences in New Jersey’s Municipal Tax Rates?

2023-09-19T14:01:39-04:00

By Michael Lahr, Tia Azzi, and Maia de la Calle, Rutgers Economic Advisory Service. It is vital for New Jersey policymakers to understand what affects municipal tax rates. In this brief, we analyze local government spending [...]

Report Release: What Influences Differences in New Jersey’s Municipal Tax Rates?2023-09-19T14:01:39-04:00

Report Release: Does the Decision to Allow Local Cannabis-Related Businesses Impact Home Sale Prices?

2023-09-19T13:59:52-04:00

By Michael S. Hayes, Associate Professor, Rutgers University-Camden and Prakash Kandel, Ph.D. Student, Rutgers University-Camden. During the 2020 general election, New Jersey voters approved a ballot question to amend the state constitution to allow residents [...]

Report Release: Does the Decision to Allow Local Cannabis-Related Businesses Impact Home Sale Prices?2023-09-19T13:59:52-04:00

Data Brief Release: New Jersey’s Changing Population and Childcare Needs

2024-04-24T15:29:27-04:00

By Sarah F. Small and Debra Lancaster. Like many parents in the United States, New Jersey parents have faced some formidable obstacles finding accessible quality childcare. This is particularly true given changes in the childcare landscape during COVID-19, as documented in our recent report [...]

Data Brief Release: New Jersey’s Changing Population and Childcare Needs2024-04-24T15:29:27-04:00

Report Release: Equal Access to STEM Pathways? A Closer Look at Science Course-taking Trends in New Jersey’s High Schools

2023-09-19T13:50:58-04:00

By Vandeen Campbell. New Jersey students in high schools segregated by both race and poverty tend not to take advanced science courses.  Only about one-quarter (25%) of high school freshmen in schools segregated by both race [...]

Report Release: Equal Access to STEM Pathways? A Closer Look at Science Course-taking Trends in New Jersey’s High Schools2023-09-19T13:50:58-04:00

Data Brief Release: New Jersey’s Childcare Landscape During COVID-19: A Slow and Uneven Recovery

2024-04-24T15:29:38-04:00

By Sarah Small and Debra Lancaster. Many New Jersey parents felt the sting of reduced childcare access during the onset of the COVID-19 pandemic. Unfortunately, the childcare landscape has not made a recovery [...]

Data Brief Release: New Jersey’s Childcare Landscape During COVID-19: A Slow and Uneven Recovery2024-04-24T15:29:38-04:00
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