Reports

The Human Services Workforce in Rhode Island, 2020
An analysis of the characteristics of the human services industry in Rhode Island, including income, gender, race, and more. Report produced in partnership with the RI Coalition for Children and Families. View the fact sheet here.

2020 Reopening RI & Leadership Survey
The full report of the Institute’s June 2020 public opinion survey, focusing on Rhode Island’s reopening strategy and confidence in state leadership. Survey conducted June 18 through June 22, 2020.

2020 Rhode Island Coronavirus & Leadership Survey
The full report of the Institute’s April 2020 public opinion survey, focusing on the attitudes of Rhode Island registered voters relating to the coronavirus crisis. Survey conducted April 15 through April 18, 2020.

2018 Annual Report of the Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership
An overview of the Institute’s programs, conferences and activities in support of public leadership from January 2018 through April 2019.

State Business Rankings: A Primer, Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership, June 2018
A summary and evaluation of commonly cited indices used to measure the business climate of states, with current rankings for Rhode Island and its New England neighbors.

2017 Annual Report of The Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership
An overview of the Institute’s programs, conferences and activities in support of public leadership in 2017.

Five Years of Making a Difference, Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership, 2015
A historical perspective on the founding years of the Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership and the partnership between Alan G. Hassenfeld and Bryant University.

Five Things Successful Governors Do, Gary Sasse, Hassenfeld Institute for Public Leadership, 2014
A report on best practices embraced by public leaders who are successful in governing their states.