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State Trends in the Child SSI Program

A forum on September 24, hosted by the Center for Studying Disability Policy, will highlight the growing role of child SSI benefits in the safety net. 

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50th Anniversary of Medicare/Medicaid

Watch our new video, which links to resources related to the 50th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid.

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Journal of General Internal Medicine

Mathematica's health policy experts discuss the rationale for collecting data on physicians and their practices.

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Mathematica's Paradata Warehouse
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Paul Decker talks about our unique, rigorous approach.

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The Office of Disability Employment Policy has a strong interest in advancing policies and programs that promote positive stay-at-work/return-to-work (SAW/RTW) outcomes for workers who experience a chronic illness, disability, or medical condition.

This document is an issue brief to accompany a longer report examining the implementation of district-charter collaboration grants funded by the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. The issue brief summarizes the key findings, including promising practices facilitating district-charter collaboration, areas...

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Mathematica has been proud to partner with the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services since 1976. On this 50th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid, watch our new video for just a few examples of our...

Recent Projects

Burkina Classroom

The Burkinabé Response to Improve Girls' Chances to Succeed (BRIGHT 1) aims to increase girls’ educational attainment in Burkina Faso. We conducted an impact evaluation of BRIGHT 1 and will again be overseeing the data collection efforts, including household and school surveys, for the BRIGHT 2.

Niger

The Niger Education and Community Strengthening program seeks to improve educational opportunities available to children while strengthening links between local communities and state structures. Mathematica is designing and conducting a rigorous evaluation of the initiative.

The Office of Disability Employment Policy has a strong interest in advancing policies and programs that promote positive stay-at-work/return-to-work (SAW/RTW) outcomes for workers who experience a chronic illness, disability, or medical condition.

Mathematica is measuring effects of the collaborations in seven cities that received grants to assess how these grants are fostering cooperation and equity between public and charter schools.

Recent Publications

To obtain and maintain employment, workers with disabilities may need services and supports that are not covered by private or public health insurance plans.

This study examines the relationship between services provided by state vocational rehabilitation agencies (SVRAs) and return-to-work outcomes of Social Security Disability Insurance (DI) beneficiaries.

The latest U.S. economic recession, commonly referred to as the Great Recession, has had a far-reaching impact, but its effects may be disproportionately experienced by working-age people with disabilities, given their already tenuous attachment to the labor force.

We followed a sample of working-age Social Security Disability Insurance (DI) program beneficiaries for 5 years after their first benefit award to learn how certain factors are associated with achievement of four return-to-work milestones: enrollment for employment services provided by a state vocational...

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50th medicare general graphic

Mathematica has been proud to partner with the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Services since 1976. On this 50th anniversary of Medicare and Medicaid, watch our new video for just a few examples of our contributions over time.

DC office main entrance

This video provides an overview of working at the Washington, DC, office.

This recording of the May 2015 CIRE forum features a discussion on how advanced analytics can help policymakers, program administrators, and direct services staff enhance their programs by providing rapid, reliable, and relevant information.

Mathematica evaluated six programs from the Youth Transition Demonstration. This forum looked at impacts on participant employment, earnings, and other outcomes.

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  • Yael Harris
    Senior Researcher

    Yael Harris’s research focuses on supporting health care quality improvement, quality measurement, access, and the use of health information technology.

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    • Long-Term Services and Supports
    • Quality Measurement
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