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The Pew-MacArthur Results First Initiative: A Conversation with Valerie Chang

In 2010, MacArthur formed a partnership with The Pew Charitable Trusts to create the Pew-MacArthur Results First Initiative. Results First works with states to implement an innovative evidence-based policymaking approach – featuring a cost-benefit analysis model – that ...

"Neurolaw and Order"

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Related Grantee: Vanderbilt University
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The Potential of Social Media Intelligence to Improve People’s Lives

A report by the MacArthur-supported GovLab explores the premise that data – particularly the vast stories of data held by social media companies – may facilitate intelligence that could help develop solutions to today's challenges.
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