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2018

The Effects of Pre-K Access and Quality on Social Inequality, Timothy J. Bartik , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Who Benefits From Economic Development Incentives? How Incentive Effects on Local Incomes and the Income Distribution Vary with Different Assumptions about Incentive Policy and the Local Economy, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

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Improving Economic Development Incentives, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy Briefs

Kalamazoo County Committee for Early Childhood Education (Ready 4s) Assessment, Timothy J. Bartik , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Degrees of Poverty: The Relationship between Family Income Background and the Returns to Education, Timothy J. Bartik and Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Update of the Analysis of the Current and Future Talent Needs for the TALENT 2025 Region with a Special focus on the Emerging Workforce, George Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

An Evaluation of Reading Recovery in Kalamazoo Public Schools, Brad J. Hershbein , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Degrees of Poverty: How Growing Up Poor Changes the Return to Education, Brad J. Hershbein , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Longer-Term Effects of the Kalamazoo Promise: College Enrollment, Persistence, and Completion, Brad J. Hershbein , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Promise Programs, Emergency Aid, and Strategies for College Retention, Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Presentations

Annual Survey of Students in Education for Employment (EFE) Programs in Kalamazoo County, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

The Effects of the Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship on Post-Secondary Educational Attainment: Implications for the Benefits and Costs of Generous and Universal College Subsidies, Marta Lachowska , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Are Teacher Pensions "Hazardous" for Schools?, Patten Priestley Mahler
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Cost Estimate of a Jackson Mississippi Promise, Michelle Miller-Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Investigating the Workforce Outcomes of Place-Based Scholarship Programs, Michelle Miller-Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Promise Database Design, Michelle Miller-Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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STEM and the Local Economy: Do Regions Reap the Benefits of a STEM-Educated Workforce?, Fran Stewart
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

Cost Estimate for an Austin (Texas) Regional Promise, Bridget Timmeney , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Evaluating the Kansas City Scholars College Scholarship Program, Bridget Timmeney , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Feasibility Study and Cost Estimate of an Evart Promise, Bridget Timmeney , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Lumina Community Partners for Attainment, Bridget Timmeney , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

2017

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Early Childhood Education and Local Economic Development, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Presentations

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Returns to Large-Scale Public School Pre-K Programs: Evidence from Within All States, Timothy J. Bartik and Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Presentations

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The Effects of the Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship on College Enrollment, Persistence, and Completion, Timothy J. Bartik, Brad J. Hershbein, and Marta Lachowska
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Charles Ballard Interview, Justin Carinci
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Born Under a Lucky Star: Financial Aid, College Completion, Labor Supply, and Credit Constraints, Jeffrey T. Denning
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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ProPelled: The Effects of Grants on Graduation, Earnings, and Welfare, Jeffrey T. Denning, Benjamin M. Marx, and Lesley J. Turner
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Investing In America's Workforce 2017, Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Presentations

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Net Impact and Benefit-Cost Estimates of the Workforce Development System in Washington State, Kevin Hollenbeck and Wei-Jang Huang
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Learning from a Decade of College Promise Scholarships, Michelle Miller-Adams and Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Presentations

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Genes, Education, and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study, Nicholas W. Papageorge and Kevin Thom
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

The STEM Dilemma: Skills that Matter to Regions, Fran Stewart
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Kansas City Scholars Program: Year One Report, Bridget Timmeney, Brad J. Hershbein, Kevin Hollenbeck, Michelle Miller-Adams, and Nathan Sotherland
Publication: Reports

2016

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A Benefit-Cost Analysis of the Tulsa Universal Pre-K Program, Timothy J. Bartik, Jonathan A. Belford, William T. Gormley, and Sara Anderson
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Degrees of Poverty: Family Income Background and the College Earnings Premium, Timothy J. Bartik and Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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College grads earn less if they grew up poor, Timothy J. Bartik and Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Reports

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The Merits of Universal Scholarships: Benefit-Cost Evidence from the Kalamazoo Promise, Timothy J. Bartik, Brad J. Hershbein, and Marta Lachowska
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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The Merits of Universal Scholarships: Benefit-Cost Evidence from the Kalamazoo Promise, Timothy J. Bartik, Brad J. Hershbein, and Marta Lachowska
Publication: Journal Articles

Learning Network Scorecard, Randall W. Eberts , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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LATE for the meeting: Gender, peer advising, and college success, Jimmy R. Ellis and Seth Gershenson
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Price Discrimination and Public Policy in the U.S. College Market, Ian Fillmore
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

Is College the New High School? Evidence from Vacancy Postings, Brad J. Hershbein , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Net Impact and Cost-Benefit Evaluation of Washington State’s Workforce Training System, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Net Impact and Benefit-Cost Estimates of the Workforce Development System in Washington State, Kevin Hollenbeck and Wei-Jang Huang
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

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Investing in Schools: Capital Spending, Facility Conditions, and Student Achievement (Revised and Edited), Paco Martorell, Kevin Stange, and Isaac McFarlin Jr.
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Assessing the Impact of Place-Based Scholarships on Post-Secondary Attainment and Local Economic Development, Michelle Miller-Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Feasibility Study and Cost Estimate of a Lancaster Promise, Michelle Miller-Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Feasibility Study for a Buchanan Community Promise, Michelle Miller-Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Cost Estimate of a Promise Scholarship Program for the Buchanan (Michigan) Community Schools, Bridget Timmeney, Brian Pittelko, and Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Reports

2015

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Understanding Changes in the Distribution of Student Loan Debt over Time, Elizabeth Akers, Matthew M. Chingos, and Alice M. Henriques
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Private Student Loans and Bankruptcy: Did Four-Year Undergraduates Benefit from the Increased Collectability of Student Loans?, Xiaoling Ang and Dalié Jiménez
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Federal Student Loan Policy: Improving Loan Design, Repayment, and Consumer Protections, Lauren Asher, Debbie Cochrane, Pauline Abernathy, Diane Cheng, Joseph Mais, and Jessica Thompson
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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From Preschool to Prosperity : The Economic Payoff to Early Childhood Education, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Presentations

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Migration and Housing Price Effects of Place-Based College Scholarships, Timothy J. Bartik and Nathan Sotherland
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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The Evolution of Student Debt in the United States, Sandy Baum
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Measuring Student Debt and its Performance, Meta Brown, Andrew Haughwout, Donghoon Lee, Joelle Scally, and Wilbert van der Klaauw
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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College Costs and Financial Constraints: Student Borrowing at For-Profit Institutions, Stephanie Riegg Cellini and Rajeev Darolia
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Income-Tested College Financial Aid and Labor Disincentives, Rajeev Darolia
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Measuring the Benefits of Income-Based Repayment for Graduate and Professional Students, Jason Delisle, Alex Holt, and Kristin Blagg
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Loans for Educational Opportunity: Making Borrowing Work for Today's Students, Susan Dynarski and Daniel Kreisman
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Cost Estimate of the Delaware Promise, George Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Feasibility Study of a City of Seattle Placed Based Scholarship Program, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Intergovernmental (Dis)incentives, Free-Riding, Teacher Salaries and Teacher Pensions, Maria D. Fitzpatrick
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Did No Child Left Behind Affect Teacher Attendance?: Evidence from North Carolina, Seth Gershenson
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Performance Standards and Employee Effort: Evidence from Teacher Absences, Seth Gershenson
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Who Believes in Me? The Effect of Student-Teacher Demographic Match on Teacher Expectations, Seth Gershenson, Stephen B. Holt, and Nicholas Papageorge
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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The Effects of Student Loans on Long-Term Household Financial Stability, Dora Gicheva and Jeffrey Thompson
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Making Sense of Loan Aversion: Evidence from Wisconsin, Sara Goldrick-Rab and Robert Kelchen
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Role of Performance Management in Good Governance and Its Application in Public Education, Carolyn J. Heinrich
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

White Paper: Education and Poverty in the US, Brad J. Hershbein , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Refining Workforce Education Supply and Demand Analysis: Final Report, Brad J. Hershbein and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

Student Loans and the Dynamics of Debt, Brad J. Hershbein and Kevin M. Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Press

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The Distribution of College Graduate Debt, 1990-2008: A Decomposition Approach, Brad J. Hershbein and Kevin M. Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

A Study of the Impact of Michigan’s K-12 Educational Funding on Student Achievement Gaps, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

A Study of the Impact of Michigan’s K-12 Educational Funding on Student Achievement Gaps (Skillman Grant No. 201400169), Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Refining Workforce Education Supply and Demand Analysis, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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The Road Toward K-12 Excellence in Michigan, Kevin Hollenbeck
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The Road Toward K-12 Excellence in Michigan: How an Upgraded Financing System Can Better Support Enhanced Student Achievement, Kevin Hollenbeck, Timothy J. Bartik, Randall W. Eberts, Brad J. Hershbein, and Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Reports

Educational Initiatives in KPS, Marta Lachowska , Co-Principal Investigator and Timothy J. Bartik , Co-Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Default and Repayment among Baccalaureate Degree Earners, Lance J. Lochner and Alexander Monge-Naranjo
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Challenge Scholars Cost Estimate, Michelle Miller-Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Feasibility Study and Cost Estimate of a Richmond Promise, Michelle Miller-Adams , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Promise Nation: Transforming Communities through Place-Based Scholarships, Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Upjohn Press

Labor Market Analysis for Integrative Holistic Health and Wellness Master's Degree Program, Brian Pittelko , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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New Labor Market Realities Require New Workforce Development Policies, Carl E. Van Horn
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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The Production and Stock of College Graduates for U.S. States, John V. Winters
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

2014

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The economic payoffs of early childhood education, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Periodical Articles

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From Preschool to Prosperity: The Economic Payoff to Early Childhood Education, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Preschool and Prosperity, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy Papers

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The Effects of Doubling Instruction Efforts on Middle School Students' Achievement: Evidence from a Multiyear Regression-Discontinuity Design, Timothy J. Bartik and Marta Lachowska
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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The Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship, Timothy J. Bartik and Marta Lachowska
Publication: Journal Articles

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Economic Impact of Northwestern Michigan College: Final Report, George Erickcek
Publication: Reports

Feasibility Study for a Mid-North Promise, George Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Improving the Implementation and Effectiveness of Out-of-School-Time Tutoring, Carolyn J. Heinrich, Patricia Burch, Annalee Good, Rudy Acosta, Huiping Cheng, Marcus Dillender, Christi Kirshbaum, Hiren Nisar, and Mary Stewart
Publication: Journal Articles

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Student Loans: A Multidimensional Public Policy Issue, Brad Hershbein and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

Evaluation of KPS Summer Reading Program, Brad J. Hershbein , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

New Models of Student Financial Support: Students Can’t Afford Not to Know, Brad J. Hershbein , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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College Costs: Students Can't Afford Not to Know, Brad J. Hershbein and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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The Distribution of College Graduate Debt, 1990 to 2008: A Decomposition Approach, Brad J. Hershbein and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Student Loan Conference Co-sponsorship, Kevin Hollenbeck , Co-Principal Investigator and Brad J. Hershbein , Co-Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects