Urban Cyclist Fatalities: Improving the Safety of Our Commuters

Pioneer set out to compare fatality data, miles of bike lanes, and cyclist commuter statistics in the five largest cities in the Northeast to develop recommendations for what urban areas can do to improve dangerous riding conditions. 

Putting in the Extra Hours: The Spike in Mass. Department of Public Health Overtime Pay during COVID-19

During the heat of the COVID-19 pandemic, Massachusetts Department of Public Health (DPH) payroll data presented a 29.09% increase in the average employee’s overtime pay from the previous year. Pioneer wanted to dig deeper into the Department’s compensation trends to put the $5M bump in 2020 DPH overtime pay into perspective.

The Roger Perry Internship Program

Pioneer has established the Roger Perry Internship Program to support college-age students who seek opportunities to enhance their educational experience with practical training in an energetic and creative public policy environment.

Addressing Greater Boston’s Housing Crunch

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Greater Boston’s housing crisis has emerged as one of the most…

Research Fellow in U.S. History

Pioneer Institute is seeking a Research Fellow in U.S. History Duration:…

Policy Research Internship: Better Government Competition

Opportunity: spring internship Duration: flexible in the range…

Better Government Competition Internship

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BETTER GOVERNMENT COMPETITION INTERNSHIP Pioneer Institute…

Development Internship

Pioneer Institute for Public Policy Research DEVELOPMENT INTERN Pioneer…

Internships and Research Assistantships

Learn about Pioneer's Internships and Research Assistantships! Students and young professionals from a wide variety of academic backgrounds have already been taking advantage of the career opportunities we provide year-round. Select candidates can join us in one of two roles - as interns or as research assistants.