Policy writer

Evan Horowitz

Evan Horowitz writes the “Quick Study” column for the Globe, both online and in print. He digs through data to find information that illuminates the policy issues facing Massachusetts and the US.

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Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Supreme Court blocks an entire anti-abortion strategy

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The justices ruled that states can’t restrict access to abortion under the pretense of protecting women’s health.

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Brexit in one quick primer

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Did you miss the leadup to Thursday’s vote? Here’s what you need to know about the decision that’s caused worldwide chaos.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Few states match Mass. in income inequality

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Top earners in the state make about 30 times as much as the bottom 99 percent. That’s higher than 44 other states.

Evan Horowitz | Quick Study

Why more housing won’t make Boston much cheaper

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The “build, baby, build” strategy has its limits.