Newsroom

NYC Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development and a Diverse Panel of Experts Tackle Housing Affordability During Brooklyn Policy Breakfast

May 15, 2019 Comments Off on NYC Deputy Mayor for Housing and Economic Development and a Diverse Panel of Experts Tackle Housing Affordability During Brooklyn Policy Breakfast

Alyssa Katz, Deputy Editor at The City; Alejandra Nasser Director of Leadership Development Programs at Flatbush Tenant Coalition, WNYC’s Kai Wright, Host and managing editor of The Stakes joined Deputy…

Read More

New Report Highlights Motivations of Adults Thinking of Going to College and the Challenges They Face

May 31, 2018 Comments Off on New Report Highlights Motivations of Adults Thinking of Going to College and the Challenges They Face

Findings from Public Agenda emphasize need for a variety of higher education resources and guidance for growing group of college students. DATE OF RELEASE: THURSDAY, MAY 31ST, 2018 New York…

Read More

New Research Initiative Fights Narrative of Absolute Division of Americans on Critical Issues

April 18, 2018 Comments Off on New Research Initiative Fights Narrative of Absolute Division of Americans on Critical Issues

Inaugural project of the Hidden Common Ground Initiative elevates areas of agreement on incarceration and criminal justice reform in America DATE OF RELEASE: WEDNESDAY, APRIL 18TH, 2018 New York City…

Read More

Teacher Collaboration Can Improve Student Outcome, Reduce Teacher Turnover

August 28, 2017 Comments Off on Teacher Collaboration Can Improve Student Outcome, Reduce Teacher Turnover

New resources released by Public Agenda and the Spencer Foundation to help advance teaching and learning by fostering collaboration among teachers DATE OF RELEASE: MONDAY, AUGUST 28TH, 2017 New York…

Read More

New Research: Quality Matters to Patients, But Perceptions Vary Depending on Health Needs

July 12, 2017 Comments Off on New Research: Quality Matters to Patients, But Perceptions Vary Depending on Health Needs

National surveys examine public perceptions of quality in diabetes care, joint replacement and maternity care DATE OF RELEASE: WEDNESDAY, JULY 12TH, 2017 New York City – Patients care about quality…

Read More

Participatory Budgeting Continues to Grow Throughout the U.S. and Canada

December 12, 2016 Comments Off on Participatory Budgeting Continues to Grow Throughout the U.S. and Canada

Communities that allocated more money to PB saw greater participation, according to a new report from Pubic Agenda

Read More

Elected Officials Say Participatory Budgeting Boosts Civic Engagement, Improves Political Prospects

November 3, 2016 Comments Off on Elected Officials Say Participatory Budgeting Boosts Civic Engagement, Improves Political Prospects

Confidential interviews highlight the benefits and challenges of participatory budgeting

Read More

Most Americans Support Free College for Low- and Middle-Income Students: New Survey

October 6, 2016 Comments Off on Most Americans Support Free College for Low- and Middle-Income Students: New Survey

Research from Public Agenda reveals broad gaps based on age and political affiliation DATE OF RELEASE: THURSDAY, OCTOBER 6TH, 2016 New York — Two-thirds of Americans support using taxpayer money…

Read More

New Survey Suggests Public Confidence In Higher Ed Waning

September 13, 2016 Comments Off on New Survey Suggests Public Confidence In Higher Ed Waning

Findings from Public Agenda stand in contrast to expert opinion and federal policy goals DATE OF RELEASE: TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 13TH, 2016 New York City — Throughout the election season, various…

Read More

Participatory Budgeting Processes Spend $50m Across U.S. And Canada

May 10, 2016 Comments Off on Participatory Budgeting Processes Spend $50m Across U.S. And Canada

First-ever comprehensive analysis reveals wide variety in how communities implement PB, with allocations ranging from $61k to $3.4 million

Read More