Our school is defined by our evidence-based, data-driven approach to policy research across a unique grouping of disciplines, that inform collaborations across the university to address complex public policy and management problems and issues. Our research centers foster collaboration among world-class scholars whose complementary work generates new thinking and revealing insights into global policy issues. Our interdisciplinary collaborations through the Second Century Initiative and Next Generation Program provide additional avenues for research geared at addressing complex policy issues.
The Andrew Young School support staff help facilitate collaboration among world-class scholars whose complementary work generates new thinking and revealing insights into global policy issues.
We provide support through research administrator contacts, pre- and post-award resources, and can help connect you to other university resources and services.
Developing the people and ideas for next generation public finance.
Provides evidence and reviews about cybersecurity policy and develops tools to prevent cyber-crime.
Promoting the development and application of economics and related academic disciplines as empirical social science.
A non-partisan academic think tank that leverages the Andrew Young School of Policy Studies’ public finance expertise to assist Georgia’s state and local policy-makers on questions of tax and economic policy.
Providing evidence-based research, program development and policy guidance on local, state and national levels to improve health status at the community level.
Enhancing law enforcement executive development and international cooperation for the provision of better law enforcement services and public safety through the protection of civil rights.
Using data and science to help government improve existing policies, try out new ideas, and scale up promising initiatives to improve the lives of children.
Internationally-oriented research, academic programs and technical assistance and training activities for developing countries related to economics and fiscal policy analysis
Fostering collaborative research on the nonprofit sector within the academic community
An exciting training track designed to target the training needs of DFCS staff
Raising the level of dialog about performance improvement and by working directly with public organizations to improve performance and outcomes.