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Student Publications


Student work can be found under Student Voice in Publications and all Baker Scholars’ final papers are published on the UT Libraries website – TRACE http://trace.tennessee.edu/utk_bakerschol/


May 25, 2017

Do Strict, Photo Voter Identification Laws Affect Young Voter Turnout?

Voter identification laws have had an impact on voter turnout since 1950 when the laws were first implemented. While the […]





December 12, 2014

The Environmental Protection Agency’s Clean Power Plan

The Bredesen Center has uncovered inconsistencies in the Clean Power Plan and its application to existing power plants. The identified inconsistencies have been shown to have negative implications on existing facilities. The Bredesen Center urges the Environmental Protection Agency to correct these inconsistencies and instead apply technology-neutral regulations on carbon emissions to all states in order to allow industry to employ a free market approach.





November 17, 2014

Taylor K. Odle – THE PELL GRANT

THE PELL GRANT: FOUNDATIONS, CURRENT MODEL, AND FUTURE PUBLIC POLICY IMPLICATIONS With a spotlight on the State of Tennessee and





November 17, 2014

Lisa Dicker – 4 Grandparents, 2 Parents, 1 Daughter

4 Grandparents, 2 Parents, 1 Daughter: The One Child Policy’s Restructuring of Chinese Families and its Positive Impact on Gender





November 17, 2014

Kelsey Parkman – The Evolution of Local Food System Policy

The Evolution of Local Food System Policy Kelsey_Parkman_Final_Report





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