Honors Theses

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Honors Theses

Departmentsort ascending Title Thesis Advisor
Public Policy Income inequality and the minimum wage in American cities Darity, William
Public Policy Assessing the rainbow welcome: An exploration of the relationship between refugee status and LGBTQ status for Cuban refugees Peck, Gunther
Public Policy Self-sufficiency and dependency among Bhutanese and Iraqi refugees Peck, Gunther
Public Policy Real G's and wannabes: Policy implications of the changing juvenile gang dynamics in Durham, North Carolina Cook, Philip
Public Policy Newspapers and the Supreme Court: In re capital punishment Rosch, Joel
Public Policy Too many cooks in the kitchen? Local government fragmentation and economic growth Carnes, Nicholas
Public Policy Authorship and inventorship: An analysis of publishing and patenting norms and their consequences at American universities Cook-Deegan, Robert
Public Policy Difference in treatment and outcomes of AMI and prostate cancer in the United States and Canada Sloan, Frank
Public Policy Presidential persuasiveness in justifying use of force in the post 9/11-era Brands, Hal
Public Policy Empowering participation: Examining women's access to formal financial resources and women's national parliamentary representation Bermeo, Sarah
Public Policy Two systems of school choice: Expectations, decision-making, and satisfaction in Chile and the U.S. Muschkin, Clara
Public Policy Independent child migration in the developing world: Victims of trafficking and child labor, or autonomous economic actors? Kelley, Judith
Public Policy Do different media matter? How newspapers vary in their coverage of campaigns for state legislatures Munger, Michael
Public Policy U.S. China trade disputes in the post-recession political landscape Johnson, Tana
Public Policy Tackling the NFL: An analysis of the role of the government in workplace safety Clotfelter, Charles
Public Policy www.forum.terror.net: An examination of spikes in online extremist activity Nichols, Timothy
Public Policy Post-transitional justice in Spain: Passing the historical memory law Bermeo, Sarah
Public Policy Consider the teachers: An analysis of factors that influence student test results in Orange County schools Korstad, Robert
Public Policy Stewart vs. Colbert 2012: How satirical coverage of the 2012 presidential election affected college students Carnes, Nicholas
Public Policy Inside Duke University Hospital system's Charity Care program: Effectiveness in serving North Carolina's uninsured, undocumented, low-income Hispanic families Vigdor, Elizabeth
Public Policy Evaluating the impact of Leandro vs. State of North Carolina on Education Policy McCorkle, Pope
Public Policy The power of art as a new narrative Mayer, Frederick
Public Policy The influence of audience: Analyzing the relationship between post-Sandy Hook newspaper coverage and readers' positions on gun policy Hamilton, Jay
Public Policy Executing justice in higher education: How have universities implemented the Dear Colleague Letter in their sexual misconduct policies? Muschkin, Clara
Psychology Bridging gender gaps in college: Does attending a single-sex high school impact men and women's academic achievement, ambitions, self-esteem, and engagement in college? Rabiner, David

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