Contact & Location

Boise

The James A. & Louise McClure Center for Public Policy Research

Physical & Mailing Address:
322 E. Front Street, Suite 324
Boise, ID 83702
Phone: (208) 364-4549
mcclurecenter@uidaho.edu

Idaho at a Glance

Highway Funding Survey (2014)
This policy brief summarizes the results of a telephone survey conducted to discover voter opinions on roads and bridges. The survey was conducted in early 2014.
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Food Security in Idaho (2014)
This policy brief summarizes the food security landscape in Idaho, including five approaches to improving food security that are in use in Idaho today. The goal of this policy brief is to create a base of common information and stimulate partnerships to address Idaho’s food security challenge.” And the downloaded document should be the one attached here, not the full report.
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American Indian Education (2014)
This policy brief focuses on Native students’ enrollment, academic achievement, postsecondary education, and educational attainment. This policy brief also highlights a few of the many education efforts of Idaho’s tribes.
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Measuring Broadband II: Households (2014)
This policy brief summarizes the results of a household Internet survey in Lemhi and Idaho Counties. The goal of this policy brief is to provide insights into challenges related to rural Internet use in sparsely populated, mountainous areas in Idaho.
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Hispanic Education II (2013)
This policy brief is the second in our series on Hispanics and education in Idaho. Here, we focus on Hispanics’ educational aspiration, their decision to attend college, and their experiences with and achievement in science and math.
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Hispanic Health (2013)
This policy brief gives an overview of health status, behavior, and insurance coverage among Hispanic Idahoans. It also discusses possible impacts of the Affordable Care Act (ACA).
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Measuring Broadband (2012)
This policy brief summarizes broadband subscription rates, speeds, and provider information in Idaho.
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Hispanic Education (2011)
This policy brief is the first in our series on Hispanics and education in Idaho. Here, we focus on Hispanic students’ K-12 education, learning English as a second language, and educational attainment.
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Hispanic Labor Force & Economy (2010)
This policy brief describes Idaho’s Hispanic labor force. It covers topics such as Hispanic business ownership and buying power, industry and occupational make-up of the Hispanic labor force, and the effects of the recession on the Hispanic labor force.
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Hispanics: An Overview (2010)
This policy brief provides an overview of Idaho’s Hispanic residents, with information about the size and characteristics of the Hispanic population.
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Rural Idaho in the Recession (2010)
This policy brief explores the impacts of the Great Recession on rural Idaho.
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Rural Education (2009)
This policy brief provides an overview of Idaho’s rural school districts, with information about enrollment, test scores, and per student costs.
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Rural Idaho (2008)
This policy brief provides a brief overview of rural Idaho in 2008.
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Profile of Rural Idaho (2005)
This report provides a look at economic and social trends affecting rural Idaho.
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Rural Idaho (2003)
This policy brief provides an overview of rural Idaho in 2003.
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