When voters go to the polls, they aren't just voting for the candidate who best represents their views--they're also voting strategically to shape the balance of power between parties in the legislature.
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New research shows that Americans have more faith in legislatures where women are equally represented--both in the kinds of decisions they make and in the decision-making process itself.
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Labor unions help working mothers take greater advantage of paid maternity leave benefits than non-union mothers, but unions could do more to mitigate the earnings penalty that typically follows leave-taking.
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A new analysis of data from the Latin American Public Opinion Project's AmericasBarometer survey shows that immigration policies designed to deter economic migrants do not dissuade migrants fleeing crime from seeking asylum.
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A vastly expanding gap in age, gender and diversity is creating an even deeper divide between the Republican and Democratic parties. And a Vanderbilt University law expert on the 26th Amendment says this chasm between the nation’s largest...
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Temporary political uncertainty, such as a gubernatorial election, influences the frequency and types of disclosures managers make about their business activities.
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Reminding people that nobody has all the answers and everyone has something to contribute can reduce racial inequality and improve outcomes in group projects.
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There’s promise in specific immune system peptides – amino acid compounds that signal cells how to function – affecting brain activity.
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Vanderbilt's Michael Vandenbergh, an Expert on Private Climate Governance, Can Provide Context for Recent Efforts by Oil Companies to Address Climate Change
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Party That "Wins" Kavanaugh Vote May Lose in November: Vanderbilt Political Scientist Bruce Oppenheimer
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Political Scientist Explains Why Women Are Running for Office in Record Numbers This Year, and Why Tennessee Is an Outlier
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Vanderbilt Law Professor Karla McKanders Is Focused on Researching and Practicing Immigrant and Refugee Law. She Directs the Immigration Practice Clinic at Vanderbilt Law School Where Students Do Pro Bono Work with Refugees
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