Research

The Field of Policy Analysis and Management has more than 30 faculty members with expertise in a variety of disciplines including economics, sociology, demography, political science, public health, and public policy. You can explore the faculty’s research and publications in the links below. Our expertise covers diverse topics in public policy including, but not limited to, medical care organizations, health promotion and disease prevention, aging and disability, welfare reform and the well-being of children and families, educational policy, crime and crime prevention, and market regulation. Learn more...

Faculty Research Interests   |   Books written by our Faculty

The following Centers and Programs are either administered through the Department of Policy Analysis and Management, or have a strong affiliation with one of our faculty members as a principal researcher or Director.

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Bronfenbrenner Center for Translational Research

Rachel Dunifon, Associate Director

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Cornell Office for Research on Evaluation

William Trochim, Director

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Cornell Population Center

Kelly Musick, Director

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Cornell Program in Infrastructure Policy

Rick Geddes, Director

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Institute on Health Economics, Health Behaviors and Disparities

John Cawley and Donald Kenkel, Co-Directors

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Cornell Institute for Healthy Futures

Brooke Hollis with Rohit Verma and Mardelle Shepley

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Cornell Program on Applied Demographics

Warren Brown and Jan Vink