A highly focused effort in Kenya to treat worm infections in children delivers lessons on how to expand a proven program.
Teachers who help boost students’ test scores also have a notable impact on students’ long-term outcomes.
In the way that people think about end-of-life care, moral and economic motives converge and commingle.
For policy makers today, earlier efforts to promote local community organizing yield relatively few lessons.
New ideas on how to empower US workers involve breaking free of current labor law.
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A survey of obstacles to innovation focuses erroneously on the supposed caution of university-based scientists.
A growing number of Maasai in Kenya are ending female circumcision and replacing it with other coming-of-age rituals.
In The Resilience Dividend, Judith Rodin addresses how individuals, communities, and organizations have built resilience in the aftermath of disasters, and why resilience is an urgent socio-economic issue.
Soar: How Boys Learn, Succeed, and Develop Character is the story of the Eagle Academy and of the joys and challenges in educating and serving at-risk boys as they become young men.
Smartcuts analyzes the smart shortcuts various successful people take via "lateral thinking" so that all workers and thinkers can be encouraged to work smarter.