Multiple mentions are possible as several essays pertain to up to 3 policy concentrations.


Social Policy

ALGARA, CARLOS. (2012). "Irrational Fear or Cause for Concern? The Effects of Hispanic Immigration on Crime Rates in Tucson, Arizona."

AMORIM, MARIANA. (2014). "Procedural Justice Policies for the Domestic Violence Specialized Courts in Recife, Brazil: Mapping Challenges and Finding Opportunties."

ANSELM, MARIE. (2013). "Exploring the Role of Public Funding for Food Hubs."

ARCE, REBECCA. (2014). "Segregation Never, Integration Now? An Inclusive Look at What Makes Integration Policy Successful."

BABBEL, BREANNON. (2012). "Evaluating Equity in the Provision of Primary Health Care in Tanzania."

BENE, HEATHER. (2014). "Oregon State University Student Electoral Participation, 2006-2010."

BOYD, HEATHER. (2012). "Examining an Empowerment Framework: A Look at Female Artisans Within a Ghanaian NGO."

BRAGG, MATTHEW. (2014). "Diffusion of Climate Knowledge Through Social Networks."

BRAINERD, CHRIS. (2014). "Party Favors: Evidence of Corruption in Party Campaign Spending."

BUERGER, CHRIS. (2007). "Finding Safe Homes: A Quantitative Analysis of Child Well-Being Across Placement."

BURNS, BRIDGET. (2011). "The Perception Gap: The Gulf Between Public Opinion and Public Higher Education in Oregon.” .

CAMPBELL, MICHAEL. (2010). "Policy Shifting at the Federal Reserve Bank: A Punctuated-Equilibrium Perspective."

CAMPBELL, SHANNON. (2014). "Measuring Quality of Life Outcomes in Housing First Residents in Portland, Oregon."

CARROLL, JOANNA. (2013). "The Involvement Paradox: The Effects of Welfare Transfer Program Enrollment and Poverty on Familial Involvement."

CHROSTEK, GARRETT. (2008). "The Influence of Measure 37 Claims on the Shift in Vote Between Measure 37 and Measure 49." .

CLARK, CLAIRE. (2013). "The Influence of State Level Variation in Maternity Leave Policies on U.S. Mothers' Labor Force Participation."

CLARK, JOSEPH O. (2013). "Revenue Stability Among Education Service Districts During the Great Recession: A Comparison of Oregon and Washington."

CLINE, SARAH. (2013). "Sovereignty Under Arrest? Public Law 280 and its Discontents."

COCHRAN, AARON. (2015). "Situational, Socioeconomic and Ideological Determinants of Support for Public Education Funding and Budgetary Management in Oregon”

COLLINS, BRIAN. (2010). "The Politics of Health Reform and Coverage Expansion in Oregon: A Comparison with Other States."

CRAWFORD, SETH. (2006). "The Energy Policy Act of 2003 and the Social Network of the Power Industry."

CREIGHTON, JASON. (2013). "Applied Merit Pay Challenges."

CROOM, HOWARD. (2012). "Race/ethnic Differences in Substance Abuse: Examining the Differential Impact of Access to Health Insurance on Drug-related Outcomes."

CROWLEY-HALL, COREY. (2011). "Values Matter:  A Study of Individual Valuation of Democratic Governance in the Public and Private Sectors."

CURIEL, SARA. (2007). "Strengthening Oregon's Communities: Latino Community Leadership Training."

DHAKAL, GUNJAN. (2011). "Does Community Driven Development (CDD) Program Intervention Improve Social Relationships Among Different Ethnicities?."

DUGAN, DENNIS. (2013). "Applying a Collaboration Modet to Collaboration Corvallis."

DUNN, ZACHARY. (2014). "The Case for Remote Monitoring: Evidence from Kenya."

ERSTAD, RACHEL. (2013). "Trends and Discrepancies in Program Completion Rates in One Dual Enrollment Program."

FELLOWS, HOLLY. (2011). "A Health Impact Assessment of Accessory Dwelling Unite Policies in Rural Benton County."

FREEMAN, MISTY MASON. (2012). "Unintended Consequences of Cultural Competence: How Tailoring Services to Tribal Children in Klamath County Can Improve the System for Everyone."

FULLER, JUSTIN. (2008). "A Statistical Analysis of Oregon's Land-Use Ballot Measures."

GAGNIER, CLIFF. (2009). "Retirement Age Migration to and from Oregon: Who is still on the Oregon Trail?."

GAID, DAWN MARIE. (2009). "Changing Federal County Payments and Rural Oregon Counties:  Analysis of Policy Impacts and Responses in Selected Oregon Counties."

GANTLA, SNEHALATHA. (2014). "Ownership and Outcomes--A Study of the Role of Ownership in Farmers Markets' Conduct and Performance."

GOSCHKE, LAUREN. (2009). "The Federal Trust Responsibility and Treaty Protected Resources on Ceded Public Lands: A Huckleberry Case Study."

GREGORY, SARAH. (2012). "No One Cares What Color the Fire Truck Is: A Case Study of Interagency Cooperation in Fire Management in Central Oregon."

HAMMOND, D'ANNE. (2009). "Low Income Weatherization in Rural Oregon: Practical and Policy Limitations in Providing More Low Income Households."

HAUSER, DANIEL. (2013). "Evaluating the Public Cost, Relative Subsidy, and Repayment Burden of Selected U.S. Student Loan Repayment Options."

HAYES, CHRYSANTHEMUM. (2012). "Voluntary Contributions to California Public Schools: Growth, Distribution and Equity." .

HENTHORNE, RYAN. (2010). "Public Perceptions of Oregon's K-12 and Higher Education Schools."

HICKMAN, ROSE. (2014). "Emergency Assistance and Rural Livelihoods in Tillamook County, Oregon."

HOUSEHOLDER, SYDNEY. (2013). "A Health Impact Assessment of Proposed Changes in Rental Housing Policy in Corvallis, Oregon."

JANSSEN, KYLE. (2014). "The Role of Food Banks in Local Food Movements: Advocating Access for Low-Income Populations and Promoting Policy Change."

JOHNSON, ALEX. (2005). "The Oregon State University Diversity Action Plan: A Window of Opportunity."

JOHNSON, SAMUEL. (2008). "Oregon's Changing Rural Population: Age, Migration and Policy Response."

JONES, ALISHA. (2015). "Education Behind Bars: Comparing Private and State Correctional Facilities."

JUAREZ, BENJAMIN. (2011). "Opening a Developing Economy in the 21st Century: A Look at the Rural Salvadoran Perspective."

KARAKUSHI, ALIDA. (2015). "When Incumbent Vote Penalty and Weak Party Affiliation Catalyzes Vote-Buying. A Quantitative Analysis of Party Affiliation Influence in Vote-buying. A Case Study from Albania."

KEARNEY, EMILY. (2008). "Balancing Impact and Efficiency in Microfinance Administration: The Importance of Attention to Program Design."

KELLEHER, BRIDGET. (2009). "Analysis of the Effects of Head Start on the Long Term Educational Achievements of Participants: Elements of Agreement, Conflict, and Gaps."

KLEINER, ERICA. (2004). "Health Insurance Coverage Differentials in Oregon."

KOPPER, SARAH. (2010). "Female Genital Cutting in The Gambia: A Case Study of Tostan."

LANFEAR, CHARLES. (2013). "Exploring a Mental Health Crisis: An Examination of Mental Health Arrests in Benton County, Oregon."

LE, KHANH. (2010). "Diversity and Civil Leadership Programs: Is There a Window of Opportunity for Equity and Inclusiveness in the City of Portland's Public Involvement?."

LIAO, SHAOSHAN. (2015). "Health Care Utilization and Access Among Immigrants and U.S. Born Citizens: Implications from the California Health Interview Survey."

MCKENNA, JULIA. (2015). "Needs Assessment and Best Practices for Serving LGBTQ+ People Experiencing Houselessness Along the I-5 Corridor in Oregon."

MILLER, ALETHIA. (2014). "An Analysis of Community Factors Likely to Result in School Districts Repealing Native American Mascots."

MILLER, STACEY. (2014). "Indicators of Social Vulnerability in Fishing Communities Along the West Coast of the U.S."

MORENO LUNA, ARLYN Y. (2015). "The Role of Social Networks in Federal Agency Hiring: A Comparison of Employees from Diverse Backgrounds."

MYERS, SARAH. (2009). "The Well-Being of Oregonians: Measuring Social Well-Being through Oregon's Benchmarks."

NAINGGOLAN, YOSSA. (2013). "Indonesian Policy Concerning Religious Freedom and its Impact on the Development of Democratic Institutions: A Social Construction Analysis."

NASH, MICHAEL. (2012). "Assessing Truth in the Information Age: Evidence from Poltifact."

NELSON, JESSICA. (2003). "The Sociology of Public Policy at Work: Moral and Economic Arguments in Public Policy Discourse."

NGYUEN-VENTURA, JESSICA. (2015). "Underserved Students' Expectations and Perceptions of Higher Education in Oregon."

O'NEILL, ELIZABETH. (2008). "Muscle and Money: Determining the Relationship Between Occupational Physical Demands and Individual Earning Power."

OSBORN, MEGAN. (2012). "Gender Inequality in Food Security: An Examination of Single Adults Without Children in the United States."

PALM, MATTHEW. (2013). "Population Density and Household Transportation and Budget Trade-Offs."

PARKER, ASHLEY. (2011). "A Theoretical Approach to Determine the Effectiveness of the HEARTH Act."

PORSCHE, KATE. (2012). "Urban Renewal in Albany, Oregon:  A Decennial Inspection of the Central Albany Revitalization Area."

PORTER, SUE. (2010). "The Dynamics of Work, Poverty and Business Cycles: An Analysis of Oregon Households Receiving Food Assistance."

SATTEM, JENNIFER. (2007). "Publicly Funded, Privately Assisted: The Role of Giving in Oregon K-12 Education."

SHADDY, ANDREA. (2010). "Political Decision-Making Behind the Oregon Health Plan: Making the Hard Choice."

SORCE, EVAN. (2012). "Looking at the Relationship Between Household Electricity Consumption and Annual Household Income Using an Agent-Based Integrated Framework."

STANSFIELD, RICHARD. (2008). "Unsubstantiated Fears: Assessing the Effects of Recent Immigration on Part I Index Crimes."

STAUFFER, SCOTT. (2009). "Keeping State Policy Public: Meeting Accountability in Commission Governance."

THEIS, BRYAN. (2015). "Public vs. Private Prison Violence: An Empirical Study of Inmate-on-Staff Assaults”

TIMMONS, MIKA YASUO. (2013). "A Comparative Case Study of Human Trafficking Task Forces in Washington and Oregon and Preferences in Victim Assistance."

TORGERSON, MELISSA. (2007). "Barriers to Community Involvement across Rural and Urban Communities."

TRAN, TRANG. (2015). "Public Participation in the Siting of Liquefied Natural Gas (LNG) Facility Siting on the Columbia River."

VERITAS, KATHLEEN. (2011). "Housing Policies in the U.S. and How they Affect the Low-Income Population: An Analysis of the Policies of the Benton Habitat for Humanity Organization."

VINCENT, JENNICA. (2014). "Defining Community: The Impact of Student Civic Engagement."

WIGTIL, GABE. (2015). "Where Wildfire Risk and Social Vulnerability Coincide: Mapping Place Vunerability to Wildfires over the Coterminous United States."

WORNELL, EMILY. (2012). "Networks and Relationships: Differences in State-Level Child Abuse and Neglect Policy Implementation in Multnomah and Klamath Counties, Oregon."