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Master's Theses - 2001 to 2010

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Thesis Topics Year Author
Through the Rings: A Study of Housing Occupancy Declines Across Major Urbanized Areas in the United States Housing Policy 2010 Dan Zinder
Drivers of Residential Lawn Care in Suburban Massachusetts: A Quantitative and Qualitative Analysis of Four Massachusetts Towns Natural Resources Policy & Management 2010 Kiersten von Trapp
A "Reasonable Methodology?": Measuring the Effects of the Mount Laurel Doctrine on Residential Segregation Housing Policy 2010 Abigail Vladeck
Energy Mapping for Community-based Energy Efficiency Initiatives Energy Policy & Planning 2010 Neil Veillieux
Integrating Renewable Portfolio Standards and Carbon Cap-and-Trade: Issues and Policy Options Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2010 Erin Sweet
Bringing Global Ideas to Local Settings: Localising Agenda 21 in Nakuru, Kenya International Policy & Planning 2010 Kristen Stelljes
An Analysis of Stakeholder Preferences on a Complex Waterfront: Land Uses and Planning Processes in Chelsea, MA Land Use Policy & Planning 2010 Jessica Soule
Connectivity for Sustainability: An exploration of real-time information and communication technologies for sustainable transport Transportation Policy & Planning 2010 Karen Shilo
Shifting from Saying to Doing: Evaluation of an Environmental Course Designed to Create Environmental Change Agents Environmental Education Policy 2010 Dallase Scott
An Assessment and Analysis of Issues and Patterns Associated with the Utilization of Open Spaces by Latino Immigrants in an Urban Neighborhood in Boston Urban Planning & Design 2010 Juan Sanchez
Condominium and Multifamily Foreclosures in Boston: Examining an Overlooked and Under-Studied Phenomenon Housing Policy 2010 Jeremy Robitaille
Approaches to Efficient Investment in Nonpoint Source Pollution Management - A Municipal Approach Solid Waste/Pollution Prevention Policy & Planning 2010 Susan Murphy
Reclaiming the Riverfront: Pittsburgh's Opportunity to Redefine Itself Community Development Policy & Planning 2010 Joshua Morris
Moving from Paper to Practice: An Implementation of Analysis of 10-Year Plans to End Homelessness Housing Policy 2010 Shannon Moriarty
The Role of Youth Sport in Community Development Community Development Policy & Planning 2010 Ellen Minzer
The Effect of Genetic Introgression of Farm-Raised Fish on the Endangered Wild Atlantic Salmon Populations in Maine. Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2010 Christopher Mancini
The Effect of Genetic Introgression of Farm-Raised Fish on the Endangered Wild Atlantic Salmon Populations in Maine Agriculture and Food Systems Policy and Planning 2010 Christopher Mancini
Bicycle Sustainability: A Geospatial Platform to Identify Safe Cycling Facilities Transportation Policy & Planning 2010 Gabriel Lopez-Bernal
From Bean to Bar: An Assessment of Two Approaches to Sustainable Development Through Ethical Trade in the Chocolate Industry Sustainable Development 2010 Rachel Levine
Capitalizing Smart Growth: The Feasibility of Private Transfer of Development Rights Banking in Boulder County, CO Land Use Policy & Planning 2010 Adam Knoff
Hot spots in large solar: Evaluating policy contexts contributing to the growth of utility-scale solar installations Energy Policy & Planning 2010 Patrick Knight
Turning Liabilities to Community Assets: Policies for Addressing Property Tax Delinquency Land Use Policy & Planning 2010 Erin Kizer
Opportunities for Landowner Involvement in Brownfields Re-Use Planning: A Canadian Case Study Analysis Land Use Policy & Planning 2010 Jacqueline Holmes
Agriculture and the American Suburb: How Development Can Enable Local Food Production and Suburban Revitalization Agriculture and Food Systems Policy and Planning 2010 Zoe Harris
Opportunities and Challenges of Regionalization Models in Massachusetts Public Housing: Implications for State Policy Housing Policy 2010 Brendan Goodwin
Meeting in the Middle: Balancing the Commonwealth's Clean Tech Growth Objectives with its Pathways Out of Poverty Goals Employment/Job Development Policy 2010 Eugenia Gibbons
Brownfields + Greenfields = Growth Management Gold: Integrating and Connecting Redevelopment and Protection through State Enabling Law Reforms Sustainable Development 2010 Mark Genua
An Analysis of Municipal Tools for Promoting Green Roof Technology into Dense Urban Development Energy Policy & Planning 2010 David Forbes, J.
Building Youth Civic Engagement: How Local Youth Programs Use Youth Organizing and Advocacy Family and Child Policy 2010 Alexandra DeGenova
The Downtown Crossing Pedestrian Zone: Should It Be Reopened to Vehicular Traffic? Urban Planning & Design 2010 Joseph Cutrufo
Corporate Transparency and Action in Response to Climate Change: Are Companies That Report Regulatory Risks Reducing Their Emissions? Corporate Env. Policy & Industrial Ecology 2010 Jonathan Crowe
Comprehensive Community Initiatives as Place-Based Strategies for Change: An Analysis of the LISC/Chicago New Communities Program Community Development Policy & Planning 2010 Ina Anderson
Do Bicycle Master Plans Work? A Preliminary Analysis Transportation Policy & Planning 2010 Rian Amiton
Nudging Our Way to Sustainability: How Behavioral Science Can Inform Policies Promoting Pro-Environmental Behavior at the Household Level Environmental Education Policy 2009 Tammy Zborel
Civic Engagement Processes in Community Based Arts: A meta-analysis of 23 cases Community Development Policy & Planning 2009 Nella Young
Overcoming Challenges for a Renewable Energy Future: Next Steps for Texas Energy Policy & Planning 2009 Kaiba White
City Governance and Economic Revitalization: An Assessment of Waterfront Planning in Buffalo, New York Community Development Policy & Planning 2009 Christina Ungaro
A Network Analysis of Climate Change Non-Profit Organizations in Metropolitan Boston Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2009 Ben Steinberg
Can Maine Facilitate Local Growth of the Cellulosic Ethanol Industry by Sustainably Using Her Extensive Forest Resources as a Feedstock? A Literature Review and GIS Based Analysis on the How and Where Natural Resources Policy & Management 2009 William Smith
Learning Lawmakers? A Case Study of Congressional Hearings as a Forum for Information Gathering Family and Child Policy 2009 Nicole Smith
Sealing the Envelope: How Urban New England Communities can Mitigate Climate Change by Encouraging Energy Efficient Home Renovations Energy Policy & Planning 2009 Katie Resnick
Overcoming Funding Obstacles to Island Wind Power Projects in New England: The Case of Monhegan, Maine Energy Policy & Planning 2009 Suzanne Pude
Spatial Justice: A New Frontier in Planning for Just, Sustainable Communities Sustainable Development 2009 Julia Prange
Development of the US Environmental Protection Agency's Approach to Community Involvement from the Inception of Superfund in 1980 through 2009: Case Studies of the Tar Creek and Libby, Montana Superfund Sites Toxics and Environmental Health 2009 Karen Petho
Policy Mechanisms Supporting the Expansion of Wind Power in the United States Energy Policy & Planning 2009 Dana Panzer
NGOs and CBOs Working in Partnership on Waterborne Disease Prevention in Dhaka, Bangladesh Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2009 Makito Ohikata
Challenges in Expanding the Feasibility of Bus Rapid Transit as Clean Development Mechanism Projects Transportation Policy & Planning 2009 Soichiro Nakahashi
Looking for Progress in Raising the Education Levels of Early Childhood Teachers Environmental Education Policy 2009 Christina Moulin
Promoting Equity and Community Integrating for People with Disabilities in Massachusetts: An Analysis of the Community Based Housing Program Housing Policy 2009 Dana McQuillin
Can New Consensus Building Techniques Be Used to Achieve the Common good in Global Environmental Treaty-making? International Policy & Planning 2009 Armando Malvone
An Implementation of the No Discharge Area Program in Casco Bay, Maine Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2009 Regina Lyons
Additionality of the Clean Development Mechanism: Insights from Central American Case Studies International Policy & Planning 2009 Abby Lindsay
The Power of Unity: Building Civic Capacity and Green Schools in Cincinnati and Boston Community Development Policy & Planning 2009 Susanna Jones
Insuring Individuals with Pre-Existing Medical Conditions: Does the Massachusetts Health Insurance Mandate Sufficiently Address the Coverage Problems of the Chronically Ill? Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2009 Nathalie Jean
Assessing the Community Land Trust Model: A Case Study of Bread & Roses Housing, Inc. Housing Policy 2009 Kara Hubbard
Designing Our Future: Exploring the Boundaries of Design Review Urban Planning & Design 2009 Kristin Hoffman
The Complex Waterfront: A Study of the Chelsea Creek Designated Port Area in Chelsea, Massachusetts Community Development Policy & Planning 2009 Erin Heacock
Identifying Issues and Solutions to Community-Based Watershed Management in Latin America: An Analysis of Literature Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2009 Michael Gove
Preparing First Time Brownfield Developers: An Examination of the Challenges They Face and Their Pathways to Success Sustainable Development 2009 Julia Gold
Defining Capacity: Community-Based Watershed Management and Climate Change Adaptation Natural Resources Policy & Management 2009 Holly Elwell
How Are Youth Best Served? The Role of Community Development Corporations for Youth Programming Family and Child Policy 2009 Aline Dallaire
The Role of Non-profits in Urban Riverfront Revitalization Community Development Policy & Planning 2009 Melissa Cryan
Urban Shrinkage, Smart Decline and the Erie-Niagara Framework for Regional Growth Regional and State Planning 2009 Bernard Cahill
Evaluating a Federal Feed-in Tariff for the United States: Lessons from Germany Energy Policy & Planning 2009 Silas Bauer
How Are Cities Planning to Adapt to Threats Caused by Climate Change Induced Sea-Level Rise and Flooding? Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2009 Elizabeth Antin
Translation of 'Ethical' Motivations into Purchases of Ethically Differentiated Chocolate Socially Responsible Marketing 2009 Samuel Anderson
U.S. Higher Education and Global Climate Change: An Exploration of Institutional Factors that Affect Greenhouse Gas Emissions Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2008 Luba Zhaurova
The Significance of Social Capital as a Concept for Understanding and Analyzing Community-based Organizations: Lessons for Chile Community Development Policy & Planning 2008 Constanza Ulriksen
Plastic Bag Reduction: Policies to Reduce Environmental Impact Corporate Env. Policy & Industrial Ecology 2008 Takeo Sugii
Bridging to Reach Economic Self-Sufficiency for the Chinese Working-Age Population in Boston Welfare and Social Services Policy 2008 Chia-Hui Shen
Draining the City: Stormwater Management Under Phase II in Providence, RI Urban Planning & Design 2008 Michelle Sheehan
How Science and Politics Influenced the Development of a Drinking Water Regulation for Perchlorate Environmental Law 2008 Kara Sergeant
The Green Collar Jobs Movement: Integrating Justice into the Emerging Green Economy Economic Development and Fiscal Policy 2008 Amelia Schmale
The Designated National Authorities: How are National Institutions Working with the Clean Development Mechanisms Projects in Developing Countries? International Policy & Planning 2008 Flavia Anguiano Resende
Certification and Sustainable Markets: The impact of the Forest Stewardship Council Label on the Wood Products Industry in the United States Natural Resources Policy & Management 2008 Melissa Peters
The Redevelopment of Working Waterfronts: How Lessons learned in Oregon's Working Waterfronts Can Be Applied to Designated Port Areas (DPAs) and the Surrounding Area in Massachusetts Urban Planning & Design 2008 Katie Moniz, T.
Stormwater Low-impact Development Alternatives for Low-income Settlements in Central America: The Case of Ocotillo Anexo, Honduras International Policy & Planning 2008 Armando Milou
Green Roof Policy: A Sustainable Place to Grow? Sustainable Development 2008 Lauren Jessica Miller
Recent Decisions by Owners of Expiring Use Housing in Massachusetts: Do Market Changes and Property Characteristics Matter? Housing Policy 2008 Rachel L. Meredith
Taking Apart an Industry: Examining the Motivations of Organizations Participating in the Deconstruction Industry Through Content Analysis of Organizations' Websites Corporate Env. Policy & Industrial Ecology 2008 Amy Mattlage
Implementing Strategic Sustainability Planning Processes: Lessons from Three U.S. Cities Sustainable Development 2008 Monica Magari
Redefining Smart Growth in Massachusetts: Greener Land Use Planning for Natural Resource Protection Urban Planning & Design 2008 Danielle Lipes
Measuring the Impact of Geocoding Error in a Health Exposure Analysis: A Case Study Utilizing the CT-DPH School Bases Asthma Surveillance Dataset Toxics and Environmental Health 2008 Kevin Lane
Worker Centers: Vehicles for Building Low-Wage Worker Power Welfare and Social Services Policy 2008 Corey B. Kurtz
Growing Cities and Shrinking Rivers: An Investigation of Local Approaches to Balancing Urban Growth, Limited Water Supplies, and the Long-Term Ecological Health of Rivers Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2008 Alexandra Kleyman
Corporate Use of Voluntary Carbon Offsets: Greening the Economy or Business as Usual? Corporate Env. Policy & Industrial Ecology 2008 Kari Hewitt
Wildlife and Climate Change: Adaptation Strategies for Land Managers in Massachusetts Land Use Policy & Planning 2008 Abigail Hardy
Streamflow Protection in Rhode Island: A Study of the Potential Adoption of a Statewide Streamflow Standard Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2008 Jayme Lynn Hamann
The Role of Integrated Early Childhood Development Research in Foundation Funding Decisions Family and Child Policy 2008 Talia Gursky
Reducing per Capita Emmissions: California as a Role Model or Rebel? Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2008 Elizabeth Grubin
Enhancing Capacities or Following the Money?: Exploring the Opportunities and Challenges of Collaboration among Moldovan NGOs NGO Management, Policy & Planning 2008 Chrissy Goldberg
Raising Community Voices: Organized Civil Society and the Environmental Movement in Puerto Rico Community Development Policy & Planning 2008 Maria Soledad Gaztambide-Arandes
Policy Options for the Collection and Disposal of Household Pharmaceuticals Toxics and Environmental Health 2008 Angela Augusto Drake
Creative Economy: An Answer for Small City Economic Development? Economic Development and Fiscal Policy 2008 Benjamin Downing
Curbing Our Automobile Use: Can Transportation Demand Management Strategies Mitigate Climate Change? Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2008 Alison Corwin, T.
Implementing a Paradigm Shift: Housing First Not Housing Alone Housing Policy 2008 Emily Cohen
Eco-labeling for Change? The Maine Stewardship Council and Creation of Sustainable Fisheries Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2008 Aileen Bonilla
A Content Analysis of State Environmental Education Plans and the EIC Model Environmental Education Policy 2008 Michele Bolduc
Into the Mystic - Combined Sewer Overflows (CSOs) and Community Demographics in the Mystic River Watershed: An Environmental Equity Analysis Environmental Justice 2008 Joshua Berkowitz
Planning in Urban Neighborhoods: Implementing the Goals of Neighborhood Master Plans Community Development Policy & Planning 2007 Mary Zagar
Unit-based Municipal Solid Waste Management Policies: Drivers and Barriers in Massachusetts Solid Waste/Pollution Prevention Policy & Planning 2007 Stefanie Young
Adaptation to Climate Change in Local Water Resource Management: Lessons from the Metro Boston Area Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2007 Abby Yenco
The Green House: Barriers and Breakthroughs in Residential Green Building Housing Policy 2007 Jennifer Wood
An Evaluation of Mill Conversion As an Urban Revitalization Strategy in Lowell, Massachusetts Urban Planning & Design 2007 Yvette Villa
Comprehensive Regional Planning: Providing a Crucial Framework for Smart Growth Regional and State Planning 2007 Catherine Theis
Minimizing Displacement in Gentrifying Neighborhoods: An Examination of the Community Land Trust Land Use Policy & Planning 2007 Melanie Nicole Spencer
Common Water: Steps toward a More Sustainable Water Use Policy in Massachusetts Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2007 Elizabeth C. Saggese
Exploring the Promise of Positive Youth Development in Juvenile Defense Community Development Policy & Planning 2007 Katherine C. Rollins
Rethinking Spatial Conflict: An Analysis of LULUs and their Encroaching Communities Sustainable Development 2007 Bobbie Peyton
Social Policy and Planning in Cuba: The Case of Public Health and Lessons Learned for U.S Urban Communities. Welfare and Social Services Policy 2007 Cynthia K. Orellana
Minor Teen Parent Program under Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF): Perceptions on the Effects of the Policy Requirements Family and Child Policy 2007 Ketsia Noel
Addressing Obstacles in Microenterprise Programs for Low-Income Women: Reflections from Practitioners and Entrepreneurs Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2007 Lauren Nadler
Massachusetts Community Preservation Act: An Exploration of the Affordable Housing Component Housing Policy 2007 Lara Merida-Fernandes
Food Deserts in Vermont: Identifying Inadequate Food Access and the Corresponding Policy Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2007 Jesse C. McEntee
Navigating Multiple Cultural Worlds: Queer Perspectives on Identity, Community, and Culture Family and Child Policy 2007 Kimberly D. Lucas
An Assessment of the Case for Local Food Systems Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2007 Kerstin Lindgren
Theories on Health and Healthcare: Understanding the Thoughts, Concerns, and Preferences of Boys in the Juvenile Justice System Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2007 Leah Jacobs
Brownfields and Sustainability: Strengthening the Link Sustainable Development 2007 Meenakshi Elizabeth Jacob
Growing the Urban Forest: A Study of Tree Ordinances in Massachusetts Urban Planning & Design 2007 Minona Heaviland
Connecting Fragmented Landscape and Policies: Green Infrastructure in Connecticut? Land Use Policy & Planning 2007 Elizabeth G. Hayden
Measure 37 and the Oregon Land Use Planning System: Impacts and opportunities for planners within the new regulatory landscape Land Use Policy & Planning 2007 Lauren Haring
Sustainability in Post-disaster Recovery: A Case Study of the Coastal Rehabilitation and Livelihood Program in Banda Aceh, Indonesia Sustainable Development 2007 Nicole Guanzon
The Roxbury Strategic Master Plan Oversight Committee: A Case Study of Empowered Participatory Governance Community Development Policy & Planning 2007 Jonathan Greeley
Child Welfare and Infant Abandonment Policy: A Case Study of the Massachusetts Baby Safe Haven Law Family and Child Policy 2007 Kate Golden
The Geography of Quality in Three Massachusetts Parks Natural Resources Policy & Management 2007 Brenna J. Gibson
Running Clean: The Inherent Problems of the Bipartisan Campaign Reform Act and the Clean Election Solution Political Participation and Media Relations 2007 John David Foss
The Use of the Massachusetts Chapter 40R Statute in Its First Two Years: An Analysis Housing Policy 2007 Elizabeth Fish Glynn
Spirituality and the Prevention of Youth Violence: A Policy Perspective Family and Child Policy 2007 Deborah Durant
A Shift in Development Policy: An Analysis of Community Participation and Roxbury's Parcel P-3 Development Process Community Development Policy & Planning 2007 Andrew C. Cohen
Driving Away the Traffic: What Lessons can New York City Learn About Congestion Charging from London and Stockholm? Transportation Policy & Planning 2007 Alexandra Clee
Arizona's Proposition 207: Growth Management Policy and the Property Rights Movement Land Use Policy & Planning 2007 Ryan G. Christenberry
Civic Agriculture: An Analysis of Citizen and Community Engagement in Vermont's Food System 2007 Vanessa Bittermann
Acceptability, Implementation, and Transferability: An Analysis of London Congestion Transportation Policy & Planning 2007 Thomas Beraldi
Developing a Precautionary Warning for Heavy Metals Using Loons As a Target Species Toxics and Environmental Health 2007 Brian Alward
Participants as Evaluators: The Value of Home Visiting as Perceived by Somerville Early Head Start Parents Family and Child Policy 2006 Amy L. Verdun
Air Emissions and Children's Blood Lead Levels in Massachusetts' Cities and Towns Toxics and Environmental Health 2006 Cynthia Veit
Program Approaches to the Development of Sexuality in Young Adolescent Girls Family and Child Policy 2006 Jennifer Tyson
An Inquiry into Alternatives to Perchloroethylene in the Drycleaning Industry in Massachusetts Toxics and Environmental Health 2006 Yve Torrie
Who Will Pay for the Rain?: The Utility Approach As a Mechanism for Funding and Maintaining Stormwater Management Practices Natural Resources Policy & Management 2006 David Sharples
Green Electricity in Massachusetts: A Market Assessment Energy Policy & Planning 2006 Sinan Seyhun
The Media and a State-Level Climate Change Policy: A Content Analysis of the Newspaper Coverage of the California Greenhouse Gas Emissions Standards Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2006 Daniel M. Schulte
Does Integrated Water Resources Management Need Private Sector Participation in Developing Countries International Policy & Planning 2006 Beau J. Schilz
Rethinking the American Dream: Using Smart Growth and Brownfields Redevelopment to Prevent Urban Sprawl in Massachusetts Community Development Policy & Planning 2006 Tara A. Santimauro
What's Art Got to Do with It? The Role of Arts in Sustainable Urban Development Sustainable Development 2006 Pardis Saffari
Tipping Points? A Look at Local Governments and Their Transition Towards Sustainability Sustainable Development 2006 Jenna Ringelheim
Constructing Identity: The Role of the Watershed Organization in Bringing Meaning to the Watershed Land Use Policy & Planning 2006 Sarah Reich
Boston's Empowerment Zone: A Case Study Community Development Policy & Planning 2006 Tali Rausch
This Land is Your Land, This Land is My Land: An Analysis of Public Land Disposal Past and Present Land Use Policy & Planning 2006 Joel Paque
Pesticide Residues on Food: Implementation of the Food Quality Protection Act's Right-to-Know Requirements Toxics and Environmental Health 2006 Kathryn Newhall-Smith
Modeling a Waste Land: A Visual Modflow Groundwater Model of Energy Solutions, Clive Utah Facility Energy Policy & Planning 2006 Karen Madsen
Beijing Olympic Action Plan: The City's Sustainable Development Games Sustainable Development 2006 Ying Liu
Selling Sustainability? An Examination of How City Governments Market Sustainability Programs Sustainable Development 2006 Natalie Lipomi
The Future of Fuel: A Case Study Analysis of Bioenergy Opportunities and Policies Energy Policy & Planning 2006 Benjamin Lee
The In-State Tuition Bill in Massachusetts: A Case Study for Understanding the Politics of Immigration Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2006 Jennifer Lawrence
Energy Star Schools and Attendance: Analyzing Attendance Patterns at Energy-Efficient Elementary Schools in Milwaukee Energy Policy & Planning 2006 Shubhada Kambli
Mixed Income Redevelopment and Neighborhood Change: Determination of the Effects of Residential Segregation and Poverty Concentration and Mixed Income Redevelopment Community Development Policy & Planning 2006 Meghan Henry
Getting With the Program: Rural Radio and Water Resource Planning in Sub-Saharan Africa Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2006 Patrick E. Hall
Linking Sustainability Principles and K-12 State Curriculum Standards: Vermont as a Case Study Environmental Education Policy 2006 Kara Fitzpatrick
Carsharing: Establishing Its Role in the Parking Demand Management Toolbox Transportation Policy & Planning 2006 Gina Filosa
Barriers to Bicycle Infrastructure: Why Do Some Communities Put the Brakes on Sustainable Transport? Transportation Policy & Planning 2006 Danielle Fillis
Enhancing the Liability of Cities: Land Acquisition Tools and Financing Strategies for Urban Parks Land Use Policy & Planning 2006 Jessica Erickson
Awakening the Sleeping Giant: Revitalizing and Diversifying the Nigerian Economy International Policy & Planning 2006 Vijaya Duvvuri
The Massachusetts Brownfields Redevelopment Fund: An Evaluation of the Fund Land Use Policy & Planning 2006 Carey Duques
Diaspora Contributions to Development in Guyana and Jamaica International Policy & Planning 2006 Kathleen Dunn
The Faith-Based Community Initiative: A Study in Policy and Service Family and Child Policy 2006 Sarah Cupp
Creating a Sustainable Central Vermont Food System: Is There a Role for Public Planning Sustainable Development 2006 Elanor A. Chapin
The Business of Affirmative Action: From Minority Set-Asides to Strengthening and Expanding Local Business in Inner City Neighborhoods Community Development Policy & Planning 2006 Brandy Brooks
An Evaluation of Ammonia Leaching from Synthetic Lightweight Aggregate made from Ammoniated Fly Ash and Mixed Plastic: An Engineering and Policy Approach Toxics and Environmental Health 2006 Andrea J. Bowman
Are Local Governments in New England Planning?: A Comparative Analysis of State Influence on Local Comprehensive Planning Regional and State Planning 2006 Samuel J. Bell
Sustainability in the Suburbs: The Future of the American Dream Sustainable Development 2006 Lauren A. Baumann
"To Till It and Keep It": Engaging the American Christian Community in the Environmental Movement Environmental Education Policy 2006 Shannon K. Barry
Teach for Hartford: The Role of the Alumni Champion in the Teach for America Movement Environmental Education Policy 2006 Gary A. Anderson
Does Receipt of Public Assistance Affect the Educational Attainment of Young Mothers in the Healthy Families Massachusetts Program? Family and Child Policy 2006 Kelly Michele Agnese
Social Change and Community-based Ecotourism: A Case Study of Cambodian NGO Mlup Baitong International Policy & Planning 2005 Yukiko Yamaguchi
Smart Growth in Massachusetts: From Principle to Practice Regional and State Planning 2005 Kelley Whitmore
Sustainable Design in Massachusetts: Obstacles and Opportunities Sustainable Development 2005 Joanne Telegen
Planning Versus Economic Development: Synthesis Strategies for the Revitalization of Cincinnati's Fountain Square Urban Planning & Design 2005 Julia L. Suprock
Illegal Driftnet Fishing in the Mediterranean Sea: Impacts, Implications, and Consequences Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2005 Sarah Smith
In What Ways Does Political Ideology Influence Latin American Sustainable Development? Sustainable Development 2005 Carlos Ponce Silen
Post Kyoto Protocol: Setting a Long-Term Target of CO2 Emissions and Achieving International Consensus Building Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2005 Shotaro Sasaki
Land Reform in Zimbabwe: Have Natural Resources Been Left Out of the Equation? Natural Resources Policy & Management 2005 Gary Rennie
Impact Fees in Rhode Island: Housing and Demographic Effects Housing Policy 2005 Timothy Potsaid
Phase II of EPA's Stormwater Regulations: Considering a Cooperative Approach for the Mystic River Watershed Natural Resources Policy & Management 2005 Dara Olmsted
EPA's Experience with Voluntary Environmental Programs: Reflections on the Past, Visions for the Future Environmental Law 2005 Dona Neely
The Minor Living Requirement and Teenage Mothers: Policy Friend or Foe? Welfare and Social Services Policy 2005 Elana Needle
Urban and Green? Bridging the Gap between Smart Growth and Green Building through Infrastructure Sustainable Development 2005 Michelle L. Mondazzi
Positive Youth Development and the Potential of American Public Schools Family and Child Policy 2005 Daniel P. Miller
Fair Share: State-Level Affordable Housing Policy in Massachusetts, New Jersey, Rhode Island and California Housing Policy 2005 Michael A. Lozano
Elizabethport HOPE VI: Practical and Theoretical Connections and Departures Economic Development and Fiscal Policy 2005 Dana Robyn LeWinter
Communities and Wind Power: Acceptance of Community Level Utility-Scale Wind Power in Massachusetts Energy Policy & Planning 2005 John W. Larsen
Using Art As an Economic Stimulus for the Union Square Business District Arts and Historical Preservation 2005 Heather M. Knopsnyder
The Faith-Based and Community Initiative: A Case Study on Roxbury Presbyterian Church's Social Impact Center Community Development Policy & Planning 2005 Lucille Jones
Mercury Emission Reductions from Medical Waste Incinerators: Federal/State Regulations and Their Implementation in the New England States between 1996 and 2002 Toxics and Environmental Health 2005 Matthew Curtis Jones
Wrong Again: Massachusetts's Affordable Housing Statute and Smart Growth Zoning Housing Policy 2005 Barbara Melamed Huggins
Marketing GreenUp: Tools and Techniques to Market Clean Energy in Medford, Massachusetts Energy Policy & Planning 2005 David Hirschler
Riding the Bus Rapid Transit Wave: The Bogota Model's Influence in Lima, Peru and Quito, Ecuador Transportation Policy & Planning 2005 Gabrielle Hermann
Creating a Climate Justice Action Plan: Securing the Link Between State Climate Policy and Environmental Justice Environmental Justice 2005 Halida Hatic
Upholding the Public Trust Doctrine While Revitalizing the 'Working Waterfront': Master Planning Strategies in Boston and Chelsea, Massachusetts Land Use Policy & Planning 2005 Jonathan Grosshans
Farm to School: Linking Local Farms and Childhood Nutrition Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2005 Susan Gilbert
Leaping or Stumbling? An Examination of Democracy Assistance and Local Environmental Action Planning (LEAP) in Macedonia International Policy & Planning 2005 Victoria Gellis
Looking Out, Looking In: Assessing the Public Values of Community Gardens Urban Planning & Design 2005 Julie Filapek
Community Participation in the Process to Develop Sustainability Indicators Sustainable Development 2005 Darien L. Crimmin
Cultural Values, Research, and Early Childhood Education and Care Policy: Exploring the Relationships Family and Child Policy 2005 Abby Copeman
So Nobody is Invisible: Promoting Socio-Cultural Competency in the Classroom Family and Child Policy 2005 Megan A. Bartlett
Genetically Modified Organisms: A View from the Farm Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2004 Helen Weatherall
Educating Homeless Children: Challenges and Successes Family and Child Policy 2004 Katherine Volk
The Sustainability Nexus: Linking Human Development and Natural Resource Management in Bolivia Sustainable Development 2004 Rosaura Vega
Affordable Family Rental Housing: Successful Practices in Massachusetts Communities Housing Policy 2004 Jenna Rosie Tighe
Bioprospecting under the Convention on Biological Diversity: Domestic Implementation of International Obligations International Policy & Planning 2004 Kristine Stratton
Transfer of Development Rights: A Vital Tool for Downtown Revitalization Community Development Policy & Planning 2004 Karen R. Sobol
Educators' Perceptions of the Feasibility of Implementing MCAS Accommodations Environmental Education Policy 2004 Kimberly Sherman
Delinquency and Adolescent Development: An Exploratory Study of the Perceptions and Experiences of Former Juvenile Detainees Family and Child Policy 2004 Kristina T. Richardi
The Path to Safe Bicycling: Three Massachusetts Communities Attempt to Forge the Way Transportation Policy & Planning 2004 Lisa Press
Thirst for Certainty: Adapting to Climate Change in Water Supply Planning Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2004 David P. Moore
Targeting Population Control in India through family Planning and Changes in Social Norms International Policy & Planning 2004 Julie Hana Moksim
Devolution and Social Welfare Policy in the United States Welfare and Social Services Policy 2004 Jeffrey Meyer
Common Sense to Common Cause: Implementing Low-impact Development in Massachusetts. Sustainable Development 2004 Marilyn J. McCrory
How Should State Pension Fund Trustees Engage with Their Investments? Economic Development and Fiscal Policy 2004 David Martin
Rivers, Response, and Resiliency: A Consideration of Flood Hazard Mitigation Planning and Federal Programs Land Use Policy & Planning 2004 Karen Roth LoRusso
An Analysis of Landscape-scale Conservation Easements in Maine: An old Technique in a New Application Land Use Policy & Planning 2004 Courtney D. Lane
Seeing the Light: Finding the Links between Corporate Social Responsibility and Energy Use Energy Policy & Planning 2004 James R. Huntley
Risk Factors and Resiliency among Latina Girls: Barriers and Challenges Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2004 Nia Higginbotham
Strategies to Address Investor-owned Distressed Properties in Codman Square Community Development Policy & Planning 2004 Sarah Hall
Developing Sustainable Communities: Our Generation Needs It Our Seventh Generation Requires It Sustainable Development 2004 Rachael Edinger
Head Start's "Shared Governance": The Experience of Parents on One Massachusetts Policy Council Family and Child Policy 2004 Sarah R. Conrad
The Regional Smart Growth Toolbox: Combining Urban and Rural Planning Tools to Halt Metropolitan Sprawl Regional and State Planning 2004 Joshua Channell
Innovation, Growth and Sustainable Development in Agriculture: GM Soybean in Argentina as a Case of Study Sustainable Development 2004 Gabriel Bottino
The Urban Ring: Searching for Innovative Strategies to Finance Public Transportation Transportation Policy & Planning 2004 Ivana Bandura
Consumer Based Commentary on Foster Care Policy: "If you don't open your mouth…you lose your power." Family and Child Policy 2004 Jessie C. Baker
Killing the Big Bad Wolf: How Financial Interests Influence the Enforcement of the Endangered Species Act Natural Resources Policy & Management 2004 Megan Amundson
Divided We Stand: Segregation, Public Opinion, Then and Now Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2003 Gary Van Deurse
A Contract with the Community? A Case Study of the Planning Process in Boston's Chinatown Regional and State Planning 2003 Jesse J. Valente
Vermont's State Wide Planning Initiatives: Balancing Freedom and Unity in the Green Mountain State Regional and State Planning 2003 Nathaniel M. Tipton
Community-Based Service-Learning: Coming to a Deeper Understanding of Implementation and Development Implications of the Practice Environmental Education Policy 2003 Wesley Teter
Poverty and HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa: Creating the Next Generation of the Poor International Policy & Planning 2003 Mojisola C. Terry
Shuffling Papers: Accounting for GHG Emissions Reductions for Recycling Paper Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2003 Robin L. Taylor
Building Hope and Confusion: The Scientific and Social Construction of Golden Rice Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2003 Jessica L. Sprajcar
Interpreting Boston's 2001 Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Data: Does Race Play a Role in Denial Rates for Home Purchase Loans? Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2003 Angie R. Scott
The Role and Impact of Culture and Social Capital in Social and Economic Development: The Case of Bitouto, Italy Economic Development and Fiscal Policy 2003 Roberto Radicci
A Watershed Management Approach: Implementing TMDLs … 30 Years Later Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2003 Siddhartha Y. Parker
The State of Arts Education in Massachusetts and the Role Community Based Nonprofits Play as Providers of Arts Education to Boston Public School Students Arts and Historical Preservation 2003 Emily O'Neil
Beyond Carbon Trading: An Ethical and Media Analysis Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2003 Aki Ohata
Vitrification: A Dredge Sediment Technique That Supports Brownfield Redevelopment Land Use Policy & Planning 2003 Abu Moulta Ali, Bakr
Nuclear Risk Management for Native Communities Project: On the Road to Community-Integrated Geographic Information Systems Environmental Justice 2003 Yvette A. Mitchell
Green Building Architecture: Challenges and Tradeoffs in Affordable Housing Construction Housing Policy 2003 Patricia A. McCalla
Particulate Matter and Exposure Assessment: Assessing Ambient Monitoring As an Alternative to Personal Measurement of Fine Particles Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2003 Denise Lamoureux
We Would Like You to Know: Listening to Urban Adolescent Girls Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2003 Sarah Jackson
Homeless Mothers and their Children: An exploratory Study of Shelter Life Family and Child Policy 2003 Anastasia Hicks
Counting for Change: Sustainability Assessment and Community Development Community Development Policy & Planning 2003 Aaron Henry
Old Patterns, New Paths: A Look at Lawrence Massachusetts' CDBG Program and Allocations Community Development Policy & Planning 2003 Katharine S. Gormly
Blowing Against the Wind: Motivations for Opposition of the Cape Wind Project Energy Policy & Planning 2003 Takeshi Enoki
Policy and Ethics of Non-Therapeutic Human Experimentation Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2003 Andrew duMoulin
Public Transportation and Urban Economic Development: A Case Study of the Silver Line Transportation Policy & Planning 2003 Ayana Dilday
Open Space Protection and Economic Growth: Achieving Environmentally Sustainable Development Land Use Policy & Planning 2003 Francis B. Crowley, IV
The Water Trap at Towa: Economic Development and Groundwater Sustainability in Pueblo Country Economic Development and Fiscal Policy 2003 Douglas P. Crosby
People, Porpoises and Protection: Evaluating the Take Reduction Team Process to Reduce Take of Harbor Porpoise Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2003 Winnie Chan
Article 97 Land Transfers Land Use Policy & Planning 2003 Michael J. Celona
Closing the Urban Grocery Store Gap Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2003 Hannah Burton
Did Policing Strategies, Incarceration, a Strong Economy, and the Ten Point Coalition Help Mission Hill to Become Safer Over the 1990's? A Community Interview Survey Community Development Policy & Planning 2003 David M. Barry
Is Bolivia Ready to Host the Kyoto Protocol's CDM Forestry Projects to Tackle Socioeconomic and Ecological Issues? Sustainable Development 2003 Alejandro Aguilera
Saving the Square: Community Building in Codman Square (1970-1991) Community Development Policy & Planning 2002 Daryl Wright
On Top of the Big Dig: Economic Analysis of the Urban Parks Created by the Boston Artery/Tunnel Project Urban Planning & Design 2002 Kayo Tajima
Culture, Consumerism, and Conservation: The Role of ISO 14001 in the Japanese Retail Industry International Policy & Planning 2002 Kayo Sugai
The ICC Business Charter for Sustainable Development: Assessing the Charter before Taking Action Sustainable Development 2002 Flavio Pinheiro
Black Suburban Girls: Hear Our Voices Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2002 Marguerite Phillips
The Myth of the American Dream: A Case Study of the Contradictions of Class and Gender Constructions in the Lives of Working-Class Women Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2002 Kathleen Pannhorst
Scientific Uncertainties in Risk Analysis - Case Study: Human Health Risks to Spraying Scourge for West Nile Virus Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2002 Bindu Panikkar
Housing Challenges in Turkey: A Case Study of the Housing Development Administration International Policy & Planning 2002 Catagay Ozkul
Land Conservation in Big Sky Country: Examining Incentive-Based Policies in Montana Land Use Policy & Planning 2002 Wendy Muzzy
Environmental Education: Working for an Activist Approach Environmental Education Policy 2002 Cindy Mutumbo
Cooling the Campus: A Pilot Study Using Social Marketing Methods to Reduce Electricity Use at Tufts University Energy Policy & Planning 2002 Kristin Marcell
Communicating Climate Change: Some Observations from Local Governments Participating in the International Cities for Climate Protection Campaign Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2002 Kim Lundgren
Paving the Way: Urban Adaptation to Climate Change Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2002 Jennifer Luftig
The Federal Caucus, The Columbia Basin Tribes, and Species Recovery: A Critique of a Government-to-Government Consultation Process Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2002 Trillium Levine
Implementation of the Welfare Work Requirement Child Care Exemption in Nashville, Tennessee Welfare and Social Services Policy 2002 Paul Lefkowitz
Gender and Culture in the Context of Conflict and Economic Crisis in Angola: Urban Women's Coping Strategies International Policy & Planning 2002 Sonia Jorge
Prospects for Small Business Development in Lawrence, Massachusetts Economic Development and Fiscal Policy 2002 David Holtzman
A Strategic Framework for Passenger Water Transportation Planning at Massport Transportation Policy & Planning 2002 Andrew Hargens
Gold, What is it Worth? An Analysis for Sustainability in Modern Gold Mining Toxics and Environmental Health 2002 Natasha Greaves
A Neighborly Coexistence: Expanding Opportunities for Mutual Gain between Communities and Their Chains and Franchises Community Development Policy & Planning 2002 Ilana Gordon-Brown
Predicting Groundwater Nitrate Concentrations from Overlying Land Use in Nantucket, Massachusetts Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2002 Kristin Gardner
Gentrification and Neighborhood Change in Boston: A Look at Dorchester's Codman Square Community Development Policy & Planning 2002 Cameron Gardner
Pediatric Asthma and Public, Subsidized, and Private Housing Housing Policy 2002 Bindi Gandhi
Endocrine Disruption and Wildlife in an Urban Watershed: The Need for Biocentric Pesticide Policies Toxics and Environmental Health 2002 Danielle Fuligni
School Based Family Support Networks: A Case Study Family and Child Policy 2002 Terre Daly
Bodegas in East Boston: Obstacles and Opportunities of Three East Boston Latino Business Owners Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2002 Jennifer Keohan Capuano
Protecting the South River Watershed: Initial Assessments and Their Implications Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2002 Jason Burtner
A Household Hazardous Waste Management Plan for the Commonwealth of Massachusetts Toxics and Environmental Health 2002 Denise Breiteneicher
A Model State Agency: Integrating Transportation and Land Use Planning in Massachusetts Transportation Policy & Planning 2002 Amy Blessinger
Integrating Research, Theory and Practice in Applied Child Development: Rhetoric or Reality? Family and Child Policy 2002 Tamara Bates
Protecting the Lake Sunapee Watershed for Future Generations Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2002 Aimee Gardner Ayers
Learning from Rhode Island: The Benefits of Planning Consistency Doctrine for Massachusetts Cities and Towns Land Use Policy & Planning 2001 Dano Weisbord
What Goes Around Comes Around: An Examination of Extended Producer Responsibility and the Treatment of End-of-Life Vehicles Corporate Env. Policy & Industrial Ecology 2001 Jodi Theut
The Aarhus Convention in Perspective: Environmentalism, Human Rights and Democracy Environmental Law 2001 Shefa Siegel
Evaluating Tax Increment Financing in Maine from a Community Economic Development Perspective Economic Development and Fiscal Policy 2001 Erica Schwarz
The Challenge of Reclaiming a Brownfield and Building an Urban Sustainable Community- Case Study: The Former Modern Electroplating Company in Roxbury, Massachusetts Toxics and Environmental Health 2001 Kaori Sakaguchi
Integrating Sustainability: Developing and Integrating a Sustainable Development Framework for the Massachusetts Port Authority Sustainable Development 2001 Michael Rotondi
Growth Management in an Era of Scarce Water Resources: Local Government Response to Emerging Water Scarcity in Eastern Massachusetts Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2001 Kathy Roth
Local Public Health Preparedness and Response to West Nile Virus Public Health and Nutrition Policy & Planning 2001 Nicole Rossbach
A Sustainable Development Policy Framework for Marine Protected Areas Sustainable Development 2001 Kathi Rodrigues
Inclusionary Zoning in Newton, Massachusetts: An Analysis and Critique Housing Policy 2001 Whitney Rearick
Property and Payment: The State of Regulatory Takings in Oregon Land Use Policy & Planning 2001 Adrianne Ralph
Demilitarizing Nature: Ecological Restoration of Disturbed Land, Arcadia National Park, Maine Toxics and Environmental Health 2001 Lia Morris
The Difference a Grant Can Make: A Comparison of the Domestic Violence Programs in Brockton and Fall River Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2001 Heather Mook
Community Based Forestry Management: Factors Influencing Economic Decisions in Barrio, Wasid (Philippines) Natural Resources Policy & Management 2001 Johanna Meyer Jaafari
The Diversity of the Latino Community and Its Impact on Social Service Delivery Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2001 Marty Martinez
American Twenty-four Hour City Centers: A Case Study of Atlanta's Centennial Olympic Park Urban Planning & Design 2001 Matthew Martin
Tools for Diversity and Leadership at Tufts University Environmental Education Policy 2001 Peter Lin-Marcus
Norplant and the Family Gap: Feminism's Failure to Protect the Reproductive Rights of Low-Income Women Race, Gender, & Elderly Policy 2001 Adrienne Lazeroff
Media Framing of Climate Change: A Cross-country Analysis of Newspaper Coverage in the United States, England, and Germany Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2001 Anja Kollmuss
Developing Fecal Coliform Bacteria Loading Model as a Management Tool for Shellfishing Beds- Peconic Bay Region, New York Water Resources and Fisheries Policy & Planning 2001 Nathan Kelly
Cryptosporidium parvum in the Merrimack River Watershed: The Effect on Precipitation and Land-use on Its Presence, and Strategies for Management Toxics and Environmental Health 2001 Jaime Kelley
When Elephants and Dragons Converge - The Social Venture Partnership: A Framework for Community Learning and Collaboration Community Development Policy & Planning 2001 David Hendrickson
Phasing Out Ozone Depleting Substances in Countries with Economies in Transition International Policy & Planning 2001 Olga Gassan-Zade
What Makes University-Community Partnerships Successful: A Closer Look at Community Outreach Partnership Centers Environmental Education Policy 2001 Laura Durham
Mechanics and Architects: Reviewing Two Companies' Use of Power Plants after Restructuring Energy Policy & Planning 2001 Joshua Davis
Air Pollution Implications of Chinese Electricity Restructuring Air Quality and Climate Change Policy & Planning 2001 Robert Blair
Lost Opportunities: The Lack of a Process Evaluation Regarding the Massachusetts’ Structured Job Search Program and the Impact on Low-Income Women Employment/Job Development Policy 2001 Rachal Aronson
The Boston Family Shelter System: How Is It Serving Families with Fathers Involved? Family and Child Policy 2001 Erika Argersinger
Using Community-Based Social Marketing to Overcome Barriers to Sustainable Transportation: The Role of Social Capital and Civic Environmentalism Transportation Policy & Planning 2001 Briony Angus