Gold Testifies on Medicare Advantage
On December 4, senior fellow Marsha Gold testified before the House Committee on Energy and Commerce, Health Subcommittee on the future of the Medicare Advantage (MA) program. Click here to view a copy of her written testimony. View the video.
APPAM 2013 Fall Conference: Connecting Policy with Research
Mathematica CEO Paul Decker explored the nexus between policymaking, public management, and evidence-based research in his presidential address for the Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management fall research conference. View a conference highlights video framed by clips from Decker's address.
Study Details Potential Impact of Changes to SNAP
A new issue brief estimates that if a combination of two proposed changes to SNAP rules had been in place in fiscal year (FY) 2013, an estimated 12 percent of the SNAP caseload would not have been eligible, and over 1 percent would have qualified for lower benefits.
Upcoming Mathematica Events
Tuesday, December 10: A forum and webinar hosted by Mathematica and the Institute of Education Sciences, U.S. Department of Education, Equal Access to Effective Teaching: What New Research Has to Say About the Problem and a Possible Solution
Thursday, December 12: Center for Studying Disability Policy forum, Revitalization Through Regulation? The Impacts of 2008 Regulatory Changes on the Ticket to Work Program
After Two Years, Three Widely Used Elementary Math Curricula Outperform a Fourth (September 30, 2013)