Biden Institute

Research areas: civil rights; criminal justice reform; environmental sustainability; health care reform; the state of democracy and politics; strengthening the middle class; violence against women


The Biden Institute, established at the University of Delaware’s School of Public Policy and Administration, is a world-class intellectual center and destination for scholars, activists, policymakers, and national leaders.  The Institute will explore, among others, such issues as economic opportunity for the middle class, income inequality, violence against women, civil rights and LGBT rights, civil liberties and criminal justice reform, health care reform, environmental sustainability, the state of our democracy and politics and political reform.