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This report presents a framework for measuring safety in automated vehicles (AVs): how to define safety for AVs, how to measure safety for AVs, and how to communicate what is learned or understood about AVs.
Oct 11, 2018
Laura Fraade-Blanar, Marjory S. Blumenthal, James M. Anderson, Nidhi Kalra
The Department of the Navy asked the RAND Corporation to assist with the Analysis of Alternatives for modernization of its future operational supply, food service, and retail operations capability, the Naval Operational Supply System.
Oct 11, 2018
Bradley Wilson, Jessie Riposo, Thomas Goughnour, Mel Eisman, Angelena Bohman, Shane Tierney, Rachel M. Burns
Our study examined the potential link between organisational, personal and health-related factors and employee engagement, and how engagement is linked with the outcomes at the individual or organisational level.
Oct 11, 2018
Marco Hafner, Martin Stepanek, Eleftheria Iakovidou, Christian Van Stolk
The Big Lift initiative aims to boost children's reading proficiency in San Mateo County, California. This second in a series of descriptive analyses shares follow-up data on the 2016-2017 kindergarten class and initial data for the 2017-2018 class.
Oct 10, 2018
Celia J. Gomez, Anamarie A. Whitaker, Jill S. Cannon, Lynn A. Karoly
This study uses a technique known as 'stated preference discrete choice experiments' to understand what sort of Brexit the British people really want and what trade-offs they would be willing to make in negotiations for a deal with the EU.
Oct 10, 2018
Jonathan Grant, Charlene Rohr, David Howarth, Hui Lu, Alexandra Pollitt
This policy memo provides an overview of policies and initiatives in EUcountries supporting family-friendly workplaces, allowing employeesflexibility in their working hours and location to help them balance theirprofessional and family lives.
This commentary summarizes themes from the JADP special issue on social and emotional assessment and offers recommendations for effective use of assessment data to promote improved social and emotional learning experiences for students.
Understanding the cybersecurity threat landscape is critical to hosting a resilient, safe, and secure Olympic Games. Policy options derived from a risk analysis of this threat landscape can help achieve the cybersecurity goals of Tokyo 2020.
Oct 4, 2018
Cynthia Dion-Schwarz, Nathan Ryan, Julia A. Thompson, Erik Silfversten, Giacomo Persi Paoli
Health professional recertification is meant to demonstrate and foster knowledge and competence. This report assesses recertification requirements for physician assistants, physicians, and advanced practice nurses in the U.S. and elsewhere.
Oct 3, 2018
Rachel O. Reid, Erin L. Duffy, Catherine C. Cohen, Mark W. Friedberg
This Perspective draws on theory, learning science principles, and the limited research that exists to offer strategic guidance on the design of personalized learning models for primary and secondary education.
Addressing adaptation by adversaries and its implications for security planning requires understanding the ways attackers can respond to new defensive measures. This paper demonstrates an analysis of such preferences using open source data.
Oct 2, 2018
Brian A. Jackson, David R. Frelinger, Jennifer Kavanagh, Brett Andrew Wallace
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