Reports & Resources
The Beeck Center’s actionable resources and reports help practitioners and policy makers use proven approaches to make systems work for all.
Gender-Inclusive Data Collection in the City of Boston: A Digital Service Network Spotlight
Gender-Inclusive Data Collection in the City of Boston: A Digital Service Network SpotlightThis resource highlights the City of Boston's efforts to transform gender-based data collection practices in human-centered and resident-driven ways.
May. 15, 2023
People-Centered HR in the City of Boston: A Digital Service Network Spotlight
People-Centered HR in the City of Boston: A Digital Service Network SpotlightThis resource spotlights the City of Boston's People Operations Cabinet and its efforts to reshape how the City serves its workforce using a people-first lens.
May. 12, 2023
The Instant Delivery Workplace in D.C.
The Instant Delivery Workplace in D.C.This report explores the many challenges that the instant delivery workplace in the Washington D.C. area poses to workers including health and safety, unpredictable and variable wages, and unpaid work.
Apr. 19, 2023
Architecting Effective Governance in ISCs
Architecting Effective Governance in ISCsThis case study examines the governance of ActivitySim — an open-source, activity-based travel behavior modeling tool developed and managed by a consortium-based ISC.
Feb. 27, 2023
Wielding a Theory of Change for Digital Transformation in Government
Wielding a Theory of Change for Digital Transformation in GovernmentThis essay explores three realms where digital service teams might consider wielding a theory of change—internally, with partners, and with executives—and features advice and experiences from practitioners in the field.
Jan. 31, 2023
Crafting a Theory of Change for Digital Transformation in Government
Crafting a Theory of Change for Digital Transformation in GovernmentThis essay breaks down the component parts of a sound, explicit theory of change for digital transformation in government, and features advice and experiences from practitioners in the field.
Jan. 30, 2023
Communities of Practice: How Individual Motivations Can Influence Structural Integrity
Communities of Practice: How Individual Motivations Can Influence Structural IntegrityExplore the different variables that influence the participation rate in communities of practice.
Nov. 2, 2022
Digital Benefits Hub
Digital Benefits HubA first-of-its-kind, one-stop-shop that supports practitioners working through complexity to improve access to public benefits
Oct. 20, 2022
Higher Education Financing
Higher Education FinancingBased on the work of the Digital Benefits Network, the recommendations offered in this student publication focus on accessibility using human-centered design, using digitized policies, integrating and maintaining benefits.
Oct. 12, 2022
A Community Develops Data Resources with Congress
A Community Develops Data Resources with CongressTwo case examples of a member-convened Stakeholders, Individuals, Data, and Evidence (SIDE) Event to examine how a congressional staffer worked collaboratively with universities, organizations, and individuals to shape an information-gathering process. The staffer then structured the information to be compatible with the input formatting methods of Congress.
Sep. 14, 2022
- Data Labs
- Digital Benefits Network
- Digital Service Network
- Intergovernmental Software Collaborative
- State Chief Data Officers Network
- The Opportunity Project for Cities
- Community Data Capacity
- Data + Justice
- Delivering Better Outcomes through User-Centered Policy Making
- Digital Census Project
- Equitable Access to Capital Markets
- Financing Immigrant and Refugee Integration
- GU Impacts Fellowship
- Improving Child Welfare
- Inclusive Community Impact Investing
- Modernizing Congress
- Project Builder
- Public Data Integrity
- Reimagining Community Investing for the 21st Century
- Responsible Data Sharing
- Social Impact Navigator
- The Blockchain Ethical Design Framework for Social Impact
- The Opportunity Project University Sprint