The School of Public and Environmental Affairs at Indiana University Bloomington is among the top five in the world, according to a new international ranking of schools of public administration.
Weather whiplash is the term for increasingly common swings between droughts and floods as a result of climate change.
A forum featuring Indiana University faculty experts on environmental policy and environmental science and a lecture by a top Environmental Protection Agency official in the Obama administration will highlight Earth Week activities April 15 to 22 at IU Bloomington.
IU will honor six faculty members and a graduate student for excellence in teaching and service to the university during the 2017 Celebration of Outstanding Teaching Awards dinner at the Indiana Memorial Union.
Faculty and graduate students from the Indiana University School of Public and Environmental Affairs played key roles in producing a detailed guide for policymakers developing carbon taxes aimed at slowing climate change. The guide was released last week by the World Bank.
Data on atmospheric levels of toxic pollutants in samples collected near the Great Lakes are now available to researchers and the public.
Indiana University President Michael A. McRobbie presided over today's dedication of the Paul H. O'Neill Graduate Center, home to the top-ranked public affairs and environmental science and policy graduate programs in IU's School of Public and Environmental Affairs.
Researchers Sanya Carley, Denvil Duncan, John D. Graham, Saba Siddiki, and Nikolaos Zirogiannis at Indiana University say the economy would experience short-term pain but see long-term gain if the federal government presses ahead with fuel mileage and greenhouse gas emission standards for autos manufactured in 2017 to 2025.
SPEA's Shahzeen Attari named one of IU Bloomington's Outstanding Junior Faculty
A $1 increase in the minimum wage will likely reduce the US adolescent birth rate by about two percent, according to new Indiana University research. That would mean about 5,000 fewer births annually and the number could go higher if the minimum wage increase climbed over $1, according to Lindsey Rose Bullinger, the study author.
A glistening new space at Indiana University's School of Public and Environmental Affairs in Bloomington has been named for a couple who donated $1 million to IU. At their request, the name is temporary -- and that's a first for IU.
For the fourth straight year, Indiana University Bloomington is one of the leaders in the Peace Corps' annual list of top volunteer-producing colleges and universities nationwide.
SPEA Senior Chelsey Swann's passion for equality and understanding drives his public policy studies.
Indiana University researchers will study the reasons Americans are confused about energy use in daily tasks. The IU team will then develop an online tool designed to correct those misperceptions.
Hiring more black police officers is not a viable strategy for reducing police-involved homicides of black citizens in most cities, according to new Indiana University research that is the first in-depth study of this increasingly urgent public policy question.
With Congress considering the future of the ACA, also known as Obamacare, this research is the first to estimate the impact of the ACA-facilitated expansions of Medicaid on preventive care and health behaviors.
Locating factories and power plants near downwind borders can allow states to reap the benefits of jobs and tax revenue but share the negative effects -- air pollution -- with neighbors.