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What’s the charitable deduction? An economist explains

Patrick Rooney, IUPUI The charitable deduction is a dollar-for-dollar reduction in taxable income that lowers what someone owes the...

Most couples still make decisions together when they give money to...

Jacqueline Ackerman, IUPUI and Jon Bergdoll, IUPUI The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work.

Why cash payments aren’t always the best tool to help poor...

Heath Henderson, Drake University The concept is simple and seductive: Give people cash, lift them out of poverty. It’s...

Citizen scientists are filling research gaps created by the pandemic

Theresa Crimmins, University of Arizona; Erin Posthumus, University of Arizona, and Kathleen Prudic, University of Arizona The rapid spread...

US nonprofits raised $2.5 billion on Giving Tuesday in 2020

Abhishek Bhati, Bowling Green State University CC BY-SASome 35 million Americans gave a total of US$2.5 billon on Giving Tuesday to causes of all kinds,...

5 ways MacKenzie Scott’s $5.8 billion commitment to social and economic...

Elizabeth J. Dale, Seattle University The author and philanthropist MacKenzie Scott announced on Dec. 15 that she had given almost US$4.2 billion to hundreds of...

The pitfalls of hospitals seeking donations from their rich patients

Sara Konrath, IUPUI and Reshma Jagsi, University of Michigan The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work. The big idea Most Americans find a...

Doing good may make people look better

Sara Konrath, IUPUI and Femida Handy, University of Pennsylvania Giving is good for you. For years, researchers have been finding that people who support charities or...

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