On the Evidence

By MATHEMATICA

A podcast hosted by Mathematica’s J.B. Wogan that examines what we know about today’s most urgent challenges and how we can make progress in addressing them. Reimagining the way the world gathers and uses data, Mathematica uncovers the evidence that offers our partners the confidence and clarity they need to find out what can be done, how to make it happen, and where to go next.

  1. 1.
    Improving the College and Career Readiness of High School Students with Disabilities | Episode 62
    43:06
  2. 2.
    Reflections on a Pioneering Career in Economics and Public Policy Research | Episode 61
    47:18
  3. 3.
    Lessons from a Successful Medicare Program Integrity Demonstration | Episode 60
    35:45
  4. 4.
    Lessons from Southwest Detroit's Efforts to Support Informal Child Care | Episode 59
    31:44
  5. 5.
    Learning from an Early Childhood Nonprofit that Serves Fathers | Episode 58
    40:25
  6. 6.
    Your Contact Tracing Workforce Can Drive Equity and Mitigate Infectious Disease Risks | Episode 57
    38:24
  7. 7.
    How Fatherhood Programs Supported Dads During the Pandemic | Episode 56
    24:52
  8. 8.
    A Conversation about Diversity, Equity, and Justice | Episode 55
    50:12
  1. 9.
    The Value and Feasibility of COVID-19 Testing in K-12 Schools | Episode 54
    44:56
  2. 10.
    Using Evidence to Guide Employment Assistance Strategies during and after the Pandemic | Episode 53
    40:46
  3. 11.
    Supporting Economic Mobility Through Coaching and Navigation | Episode 52
    27:43
  4. 12.
    Modeling the Spread of COVID-19 on College Campuses | Episode 51
    39:42
  5. 13.
    Reflecting on 2020, Previewing 2021 | Episode 50
    44:45
  6. 14.
    A One-Stop Shop for Information about State Approaches to COVID-19 Contact Tracing | Episode 49
    23:00
  7. 15.
    Maternal Health Care in India during and after the Pandemic | Episode 48
    36:18
  8. 16.
    Investing in Education for Success in the Long Run | Episode 47
    33:42
  9. 17.
    On the Need to Build and Diversify the Teacher Pipeline | Episode 46
    41:09
  10. 18.
    How to Reopen Schools Safely and With Minimal Disruptions | Episode 45
    19:11
  11. 19.
    Lessons from COVID-19 Impacts on Connecticut's Long-Term Care Facilities | Episode 44
    34:28
  12. 20.
    Blending Performance Measurement and Program Evaluation in Government | Episode 43
    47:23
  13. 21.
    Early Lessons for Effective and Equitable Contact Tracing | Episode 42
    46:52
  14. 22.
    Examining Racial Disparities in School Discipline and Mental Health Care | Episode 41
    36:18
  15. 23.
    Two Lifelong Friends Explore Their Shared Past and Racial Differences | Episode 40
    55:42
  16. 24.
    A Better Pathway for Transition-Age Youth with Disabilities | Episode 39
    44:01
  17. 25.
    Health Policy Research, Racism, and a Pandemic | Episode 38
    26:22
  18. 26.
    Addressing Structural Racism in Policy Research | Episode 37
    30:51
  19. 27.
    Telehealth Transformation Under COVID-19 and the Implications for Equitable Care | Episode 36
    47:33
  20. 28.
    Oakland’s Life Coaching Strategy to Address Youth Violence | Episode 35
    27:07
  21. 29.
    Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in the Era of COVID-19 | Episode 34
    25:33
  22. 30.
    Culturally Responsive Education During the COVID-19 Pandemic | Episode 33
    1:02:07
  23. 31.
    Can Algorithms Be Fair, Transparent, and Protect Children? | Episode 32
    43:03
  24. 32.
    Building the Pipeline of Black Women in Economics | Episode 31
    21:24
  25. 33.
    Customized Employment for Workers with Disabilities | Episode 30
    29:59
  26. 34.
    Communicating About Your Policy Research | Episode 29
    31:21
  27. 35.
    What the Next Generation of Policy Researchers Is Studying | Episode 28
    1:18:37
  28. 36.
    Child Food Insecurity and Home Delivered Food Boxes | Episode 27
    26:51
  29. 37.
    What If the U.S. Mandated Paid Family Leave? | Episode 26
    21:25
  30. 38.
    Soda Taxes in U.S. Cities | Episode 25
    39:52
  31. 39.
    Low Cost Experiments in Local Government | Episode 24
    45:58
  32. 40.
    Indigenous Communities and Policy Research | Episode 23
    18:58
  33. 41.
    Nudging Students to Enroll in College | Episode 22
    22:04
  34. 42.
    Policy Labs: Research for State and Local Government | Episode 21
    38:06
  35. 43.
    Opioid Use by Disability Insurance Applicants | Episode 20
    20:20
  36. 44.
    Paid Leave and Labor Force Detachment | Episode 19
    12:18
  37. 45.
    Engaging Diverse Perspectives in Policy Research | Episode 18
    26:59
  38. 46.
    Embracing the Emotional Aspects of Policy Research | Episode 17
    21:22
  39. 47.
    A Progress Report on States' Use of Data and Evidence | Episode 16
    17:31
  40. 48.
    The Relationship Between Changing Work Schedules, Child Care, and Child Well-Being | Episode 15
    21:39
  41. 49.
    How Can We Help Workers with Medical Conditions Stay Employed? | Episode 14
    30:29
  42. 50.
    What Doctors Need to Fulfill the Promise of Electronic Health Records | Episode 13
    33:53

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