REcently released studies

Higher Education Instructional Spending

Low Performing Schools in Urban High Poverty Communities

Study reviews the performance of schools in urban high poverty communities, efforts to improve performance, and options for restructuring.  (June 2014)

Medicaid Rates

Size and Impact of Federal Spending in Virginia

This analysis of federal spending in Virginia includes grants, wages, and direct payments and how this revenue affects Virginia’s economy.  (June 2014)

Disaster preparedness

Review of Academic Spending at Virginia's Public Higher Education Institutions

Third report in the series on higher education addresses the major drivers of instructional and research spending. (Dec. 2013)

Medicaid in Virginia

Impact of Medicaid Payment Policies on Access to Health Care in Virginia

Assessment of access to health care for Medicaid enrollees reviews whether Medicaid policies impact access.  (Nov. 2013)

Disaster preparedness

Review of Disaster Preparedness Planning in Virginia

Study looks at ongoing planning and preparedness efforts with regard to homeland security and emergency management in Virginia. (Oct. 2013)

Virginia Port Authority

Review of the Virginia Port Authority's Competitiveness, Funding, and Governance

Study reviews competitiveness, efficiency, and governance structure of Port of Virginia. (Oct. 2013)








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