We collaborate with our community and civic partners throughout the research process – from design and data collection to analysis and dissemination – to maximize impact.
We study, analyze, and illuminate the complex network of people, institutions, and organizations that make up the “connective tissue” of communities and – by extension – our cities.
At Corners, the Following Pillars Guide Our Work
Corners is housed on Northwestern University’s Evanston campus at the Institute for Policy Research (IPR), an interdisciplinary public policy research institute founded in 1968. IPR’s mission is to stimulate and support excellent social science research on significant public policy issues and to disseminate the findings widely—to students, scholars, policymakers, and the public. Learn more about IPR’s current news and upcoming events at www.ipr.northwestern.edu.