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This report examines policy impacts of the Affordable Care Act's "affordability firewall," which limits subsidies to individuals lacking access to alternative sources of coverage that are "affordable," and investigates two potential modifications.
Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) seeks to support the mental, physical, and economic well-being of service members and veterans injured during their service. This report documents an analysis of 2014 survey data in terms of how WWP is meeting that goal.
Oct 5, 2015
Jennifer L. Cerully, Meagan Smith, Asa Wilks, Kate Giglio
This report highlights selected inputs made to a high-level Israeli government team assessing how to bring a strategic perspective to domestic policy deliberations. To illustrate a strategy process, it uses the example of policy for population aging.
Sep 30, 2015
Steven W. Popper, Howard J. Shatz, Shmuel Abramzon, Claude Berrebi, Shira Efron
A systematic review of the evidence of effectiveness and cost-effectiveness on changing the public's risk related behaviour pertaining to antimicrobial use to inform a NICE public health guideline aimed at delaying antimicrobial resistance.
This report empirically addresses the topic of why youth reject violent extremism in the Palestinian West Bank. The authors begin with a theoretical model and then test the model with data gathered through structured interviews and a survey.
Sep 29, 2015
Kim Cragin, Melissa A. Bradley, Eric Robinson, Paul S. Steinberg
This report identifies key environmental stressors experienced by Airmen and examines key resilience factors in the domain of environmental fitness, focusing specifically on prevention and protective measures.
Sep 29, 2015
Regina A. Shih, Sarah O. Meadows, John Mendeloff, Kirby Bowling
This final report in a series reviews the concepts and measures of resilience, resilience factors, hardiness and flourishing. It highlights the eight fitness domain companion reports and types of Air Force data that could be used to track resilience.
This report provides information known before 2012 about the Islamic State's finances, organization, methods of creating territorial control, and response to airpower. The group's history can inform components of a successful strategy to defeat it.