Design and Implementation of the Monitoring and Evaluation of the Competitive African Cotton for Pro-Poor Growth (COMPACI) Program.
NORC is designing and conducting a large-scale monitoring and evaluation of the Competitive African Cotton for Pro-Poor Growth (COMPACI) Program in six African countries – Benin, Burkina Faso, Cote d’Ivoire, Malawi, Uganda, and Zimbabwe. More
First 5 LA Family Survey.
Funded by First 5 LA, the First 5 LA Family Survey will provide representative data about key indicators of well-being for children zero to five and their parents across 14 communities in Los Angeles County participating in Best Start. Best Start is an ambitious place-based initiative with the goal of improving outcomes for children zero to five by ensuring children are born healthy, maintain a healthy weight, are free from abuse and neglect and enter school ready to learn. More
Social and Economics Impacts of Gambling in Massachusetts.
University of Massachusetts Amherst School of Public Health &
Health Sciences (SPHHS) has been engaged by the Massachusetts Gaming
Commission (MGC) to carry out a comprehensive, multi-year research
project, believed to be the first of its kind, on the economic and
social impacts of introducing casino gambling in Massachusetts. More
Trends in U.S. Public’s Awareness of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health (1999-2010).
NORC, under contract to the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ (HHS’) Office of Minority Health (OMH), conducted a study of Trends in U.S. Public Awareness of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Health (1999-2010). The study provides a comprehensive analysis of awareness among the U.S. public of health disparities that place a disproportionate burden of preventable disease and premature death on racial and ethnic minorities as compared to the rest of the U.S. population. More
VHA Point of Care Technologies.
Working in partnership with Harris Corporation, NORC is participating in a project with the Veterans Health Administration (VHA) Office of Information, Emerging Health Technologies, on new and emerging point-of-care (POC) technologies. More