The Potential of Blind Collaborative Justice: Testing the Impact of Expert Blinding and Consensus Building on the Validity of Forensic Testimony
RAND researchers investigated two potential contributors to biased testimony within adversarial litigation involving forensic evidence: experts' knowledge of which side they were testifying for, and lack of input from relevant scientific communities.
Aug 7, 2015
A review of major online U.S. military surveys found very low response rates among young enlisted members. The authors explore possible explanations, why such rates might not reflect bias, and what to do before investing to increase participation.
Jul 9, 2015
A Review of Research on Problematic Internet Use and Well-Being: With Recommendations for the U.S. Air Force
This report reviews the scientific literature on the epidemiology, prevention, and treatment of problematic Internet use (PIU) with the goal of informing Air Force policies to curb PIU's negative impact on operations and the mental health of Airmen.
Mar 20, 2015
An Assessment of Program Sustainability in Three Bureau of Justice Assistance Criminal Justice Domains
Some Bureau of Justice Assistance programs sustain operations or funding after initial funding ends. This report outlines strategies for helping programs sustain themselves and recommends a plan for ongoing measurement of sustainability.
Apr 21, 2014