The Character Factor: Measures and Impact of Drive and Prudence By Richard V. Reeves, Joanna Venator, and Kimberly Howard, Center on Children & Families at Brookings, 2014.
"Why Business, Nonprofits, and Education Must Partner to Energize a Commitment to Character, Ethics, and Integrity" By Matthew Davidson, Drake Management Review, 2012, Vol. 2, No.1, 26-35.
"Values education: The Power2Achieve approach for building sustainability and enduring impact." By Matthew Davidson, Vladimir Khmelkov, Kyle Baker, & Thomas Lickona, International Journal of Educational Research, 2011, Vol. 50, 190-197. View online abstract.
"The Power of Character: Needed for, and Developed from, Teaching and Learning" (chapter by Matthew Davidson, Vladimir Khmelkov, and Thomas Lickona in T. Lovat, R. Toomey, and N. Clement, Eds. International Research Handbook on Values Education and Student Wellbeing, 2010, Part 2, 427-454.)
"Smart & Good Schools: A New Paradigm for High School Character Education"(chapter by Matthew Davidson, Thomas Lickona, and Vladimir Khmelkov in L. Nucci and D. Narvaez , Eds. Handbook of Moral and Character Education. NY: Routledge, 2008). Describes the theory, research, and essential practices of the Smart & Good Schools vision.
"Smart & Good Schools: A Paradigm Shift for Character Education" (article in Education Week, Nov. 2007).
"Workplace excellence: Creating an intentional culture of excellence in the workplace." By Matthew Davidson JDPA, 2012, Vol. 6, 53-54.
"Sustainability and Enduring Impact: Shaping an Intentional Culture of Excellence and Ethics." By Matthew Davidson, Vladimir Khmelkov, and Kyle Baker. Journal of Character and Leadership Integration, 2011, Vol. 2, No. 1, 35-51.
"The 4 KEYS to Excellence and Ethics" (chapter by Matthew Davidson, Vladimir Khmelkov, and Thomas Lickona in R. Potke & W. Wiater (Eds.), Grammar schools striving for excellence: How can quality of grammar schools be developed? Stuttgart, Germany: Klett-Verlag, 2008.)
Smart & Good High Schools: Integrating Excellence and Ethics for Success in School, Work, and Beyond. By Thomas Lickona and Matthew Davidson. Cortland, N.Y.: Center for the 4th and 5th Rs (Respect & Responsibility) / Washington, D.C.: Character Education Partnership.