All articles tagged Research (15)

Climate Central’s John Upton Shares His Research on How Rising Sea Levels are Impacting Economically Challenged Eastern US Cities

Climate Central’s John Upton Shares His Research on How Rising Sea Levels are Impacting Economically Challenged Eastern US Cities

In a Nutshell: While East Coast cities are being impacted by rising sea levels and are susceptible to flooding, what’s more alarming is the lack of government intervention in lower-income,... read more »

FollowTheMoney.org Brings Transparency to Campaign Finance through Comprehensive Data & Research Resources

FollowTheMoney.org Brings Transparency to Campaign Finance through Comprehensive Data & Research Resources

In a Nutshell: Politics is already complicated, and that’s before you start to consider the role money plays in it. To shed light on how money changes hands in the political world and to better... read more »

How MathWorks® Computing Software Powers Data Analysis & Modeling for Financial Decision-Makers Around the World

How MathWorks® Computing Software Powers Data Analysis & Modeling for Financial Decision-Makers Around the World

In a Nutshell: Behind each important financial decision, risk assessment, and regulatory compliance report, is an extensive mathematical model. And many of those models are developed with MATLAB,... read more »

TechTerms™ Uses Relatable Definitions to Help Consumers Understand Financial Services’ Jargon

TechTerms™ Uses Relatable Definitions to Help Consumers Understand Financial Services’ Jargon

In a Nutshell: Navigating the complex language on financial platforms can cause headaches, but having access to an easy-to-understand, free dictionary of technology-related terminology can reduce... read more »

Citi & Boston University Enable Public Discourse on Socioeconomic Change with Their Annual “Menino Survey of Mayors”

Citi & Boston University Enable Public Discourse on Socioeconomic Change with Their Annual “Menino Survey of Mayors”

In a Nutshell: Developed by the Boston University Initiative on Cities and funded by Citi, the Menino Survey of Mayors has provided valuable insight into the perspectives and priorities of our... read more »

Fitch Solutions — Credit Ratings, Research & Analytics Trusted By 90% of the World’s Top Investors

Fitch Solutions — Credit Ratings, Research & Analytics Trusted By 90% of the World’s Top Investors

In a Nutshell: If it weren’t for credit rating agencies like Fitch Ratings, the world of global finance would be far more bewildering than it already is. Founded more than a century ago, Fitch is... read more »

How Charity Navigator Crunches the Numbers to Help Donors Make Informed Giving Decisions & Make the Most of Their Deductions

How Charity Navigator Crunches the Numbers to Help Donors Make Informed Giving Decisions & Make the Most of Their Deductions

In a Nutshell: Making charitable contributions feels good, promotes generosity, and helps others, but it can also have tremendous financial benefits when it comes time to file your taxes. Founded... read more »

More Than Credit Scores: Experian Marketing Services Offers Privacy-Compliant Data Aggregation and Activation to Ensure Businesses Reach the Right Audience, at the Right Time

More Than Credit Scores: Experian Marketing Services Offers Privacy-Compliant Data Aggregation and Activation to Ensure Businesses Reach the Right Audience, at the Right Time

In a Nutshell: While traditionally thought of as one of the three major credit bureaus, Experian is also one of the “big three” original source data compilers — and has been for... read more »

From Cost of Living to Education: NationMaster’s Mission to Bring Statistical Literacy to a Broader Audience Around the Globe

From Cost of Living to Education: NationMaster’s Mission to Bring Statistical Literacy to a Broader Audience Around the Globe

In a Nutshell: Since its creation in 2003, NationMaster has been educating a global audience through statistical comparisons and engaging visuals on country-specific data such as cost of living,... read more »

GovTrack.us Provides Fact-Based Information on the Latest Legislation That’s Free from Outside Financial Influence

GovTrack.us Provides Fact-Based Information on the Latest Legislation That’s Free from Outside Financial Influence

In a Nutshell: While lawyers generate many mixed emotions, most people can agree they have at least one important purpose: translating the combination of extinct Latin phrases and complex jargon... read more »