Research

TBR Research presents insights and excerpts from peer-reviewed scholarship.

On an annual basis, the United States spends approximately $800 billion on social issues. However, one and a half decades …

Among the big decisions the Idaho legislature and Governor C.L. “Butch” Otter must make this session is whether to reauthorize …

People tend to understand the concept of “public debt” in a one-dimensional way: governments are bloated with politicians wasting money. …

The number of people over the age of 65 is increasing all over the world, and the “oldest old” — …

The State of Idaho’s 15-year foray into securities lending may have cost taxpayers more than the $19 million the state …

Local television news has the potential to play a key, local public information role in the 2016 election. I say …