The Philadelphia research initiative provides timely, impartial research and analysis that helps Philadelphia's citizens and leaders understand and address key issues facing the city.
A new report from The Pew Charitable Trusts examines the Community College of Philadelphia (CCP) and its effectiveness in helping Philadelphians attain higher education and marketable job skills. Read More
PHILADELPHIA—In its latest look at Philadelphia by the numbers, The Pew Charitable Trusts finds reason for optimism, even as deep-seated challenges persist. Read More
A new analysis of the Philadelphia school district’s finances by The Pew Charitable Trusts finds that the district’s per-student funding was below that of seven of 10 big city districts in the United States for the 2013–14 school year. Read More