Growth Expected for Tax Allocation Districts, But Redevelopment Concerns Remain, Study Says

ATLANTA–Revenues from Atlanta’s 10 tax allocation districts (TADs), districts where incremental growth in property tax revenues is used to finance economic development projects, are expected to be up significantly in the current tax year, according to a new Georgia State University report.

The report finds Atlanta’s TADs are expected to post strong growth in… more »

College Students’ Internet Overuse Leads Families to Connect and Conflict, New Study Finds

ATLANTA—College students who are addicted to the Internet report positive and negative effects on their family relationships, according to new research from Georgia State University and the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

The study is the first to show how college students in the United States diagnosed with Problematic Internet Use (PIU)… more »

Researchers Get $792,000 to Study Combination Radiation and Immunotherapy for Cancer

ATLANTA—A Georgia State University researcher, in collaboration with the Winship Cancer Institute, has received a four-year, $792,000 Research Scholar Grant from the American Cancer Society to fight cancers using a combination of therapies.

Charlie Garnett Benson, assistant professor in the Department of Biology at Georgia State and the principal investigator on the grant, is… more »