The Catholic University of America

Welcome to IPR

The Institute for Policy Research & Catholic Studies at The Catholic University of America is a community of scholars and researchers engaged in the analysis of public policy issues related to Catholic social thought. To learn more about the Institute and the research interests of IPR Fellows, please click here. 

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year from all of us at IPR to all of you!

Take a few minutes to look back at 2015 with us.  You can find all of our events, updates, and accomplishments of our Fellows in our IPR Bulletin, the official newsletter of the Institute.  Below is the link to all of our newsletters.

What has IPR been up to?  Click here to find out!



IPR Fundraising Dinner

March 19, 2016 join IPR in honoring Dr. Carolyn Woo, President and CEO of Catholic Relief Services, and Rev. James Martin, Editor at Large at America Media. For more information and to purchase tickets, please click here.