The Geography of Rural American Poverty
Partridge, Mark D. (2017-02-15)
Much of rural America is struggling today due to a downturn in the commodity super cycle that has hampered mining, energy, and agriculture. This is exacerbated by the fierce foreign competition that has faced lower-wage ...
Connecting the Dots on Ohio's Broadband Policy
Rembert, Mark H.; Feng, Bo; Partridge, Mark D. (2017-04)
The internet continues to link itself to nearly every aspect of our daily lives: business, news, entertainment, communication, shopping, and education, just to name a few. The incredible benefits offered by information ...
Taking Measure of Ohio's Opioid Crisis
Rembert, Mark H.; Betz, Michael R.; Feng, Bo; Partridge, Mark D. (2017-10)
Opioid addiction, abuse, and overdose deaths have become the most pressing public health issue facing Ohio. Ohio leads the country in drug overdose deaths per capita, a rate that continues to rise, overwhelming families, ...