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Next time, we’ve got to handle emergency donations better

Debbie Wills, University of Tasmania As Australia burned over summer, many of us gave generously, donating an extraordinary A$500 million by mid-January. Charities had to scramble,...

We need to know more about charities to be sure they...

Ushi Ghoorah, Western Sydney University The case of Eman Sharobeem, the NSW Australian of the Year finalist who stole almost $800,000 from charitable organisations she...

Spotting the political calculus behind some acts of corporate charity

Raymond Fisman, Boston University Over the past few years, I have teamed up with fellow economists Marianne Bertrande, Matilde Bombardini and Francesco Trebbi to look...

When do-good nonprofits are bad at dealing with #MeToo moments

Paul Battaglio, University of Texas at Dallas; Doug Goodman, University of Texas at Dallas, and Meghna Sabharwal, University of Texas at Dallas Scandals rocking the...

When charities let telemarketers gouge donors

Brian Mittendorf, The Ohio State University Ohio Attorney General Mike DeWine recently called Ohio Cops for Kids a “purported charity” when he sued the group...

Trump says the IRS regulates churches too much. Here’s why he’s...

Philip Hackney, Louisiana State University President Donald Trump recently signed an executive order that he said would keep his campaign promise to defend religious...

Trump’s vow to ‘destroy’ Johnson Amendment could wreak havoc on charitable...

Philip Hackney, Louisiana State University and Brian Mittendorf, The Ohio State University President Donald Trump recently pledged to “destroy” the Johnson Amendment, a 63-year-old...

Does being wealthy make you more charitable?

Ashley Whillans, University of British Columbia Each year, the average American family donates approximately 3.4 percent of its discretionary income to charity. Most of these...

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You’d be better off lighting your money on fire than giving...

Liberty Vittert, Washington University in St Louis Alright, you want to make this country a better place for yourself, your children and the many generations...

Why Medicaid matters to you