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2016

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

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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

2015

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

Evaluation of KPS Summer Reading Program, 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

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

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The Road Toward K-12 Excellence in Michigan, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Presentations

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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

2014

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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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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

2013

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Effects of the Pre-K Program of Kalamazoo County Ready 4s on Kindergarten Entry Test Scores: Estimates Based on Data from the Fall of 2011 and the Fall of 2012, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Family Income, Student Achievement, and Educational Costs, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Presentations

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The Short-Term Effects of the Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship on Student Outcomes, Timothy J. Bartik and Marta Lachowska
Publication: Book Chapters

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The Impact of the Kalamazoo Promise on College Choice: An Analysis of Kalamazoo Area Math and Science Center Graduates, Michelle Miller-Adams and Bridget Timmeney
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy Papers

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Preschool Teaching at a Crossroads, Marcy Whitebook
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

2012

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Beating the Odds, Michael F. Addonizio and C. Philip Kearney
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

Education Reform and the Limits of Policy: Lessons from Michigan, Michael F. Addonizio and C. Philip Kearney
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Introduction [to Education Reform and the Limits of Policy], Michael F. Addonizio and C. Philip Kearney
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Short-Term Effects of the Kalamazoo Promise Scholarship on Student Outcomes, Timothy J. Bartik and Marta Lachowska
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Will an increased focus on the market economy and global competition in K-12 public education prepare students to succeed economically?, Kevin Hollenbeck and Casey E. George-Jackson
Publication: Book Chapters

2011

Kalamazoo Area College Access Network (KACAN) Planning Grant, Randall W. Eberts , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

2012 Supplemental Education Services Online Survey, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Conducting Return on Investment Analyses for Secondary and Postsecondary CTE: A Framework, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

2010

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The Kalamazoo Promise, and Enrollment and Achievement Trends in Kalamazoo Public Schools, Timothy J. Bartik, Randall W. Eberts, and Wei-Jang Huang
Publication: Conference Papers

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EFE-Sponsored* Data Collection Activities, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

2009

Evaluation of Reading Recovery in the Kalamazoo Public Schools, Randall W. Eberts , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Against the Tide: Household Structure, Opportunities, and Outcomes among White and Minority Youth, Carolyn J. Hill, Harry J. Holzer, and Henry Chen
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Introduction [to Against the Tide: Household Structure, Opportunities, and Outcomes among White and Minority Youth], Carolyn J. Hill, Harry J. Holzer, and Henry Chen
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Boosting the Economy through Career and Technical Education, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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An Alternative Pathway to a High School Diploma is Needed, Kevin Hollenbeck and Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Testimonies

2008

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Net Impact Analysis of Reading Recovery® in Kalamazoo Public Schools: Concept and Preliminary Findings, Randall W. Eberts and Wei-Jang Huang
Publication: Presentations

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 2007 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck and Jason Preuss
Publication: Reports

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 2008 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck and Jason Preuss
Publication: Reports

2007

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Locus of Control and Human Capital Investment Revisited, Merve Cebi
Publication: Journal Articles

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Teachers Unions and Student Performance: Help or Hindrance?, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Journal Articles

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 2006 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck and Jason Preuss
Publication: Reports

2006

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Graduation Requirements, Skills, Postsecondary Education, and the Michigan Economy, Timothy J. Bartik and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Testimonies

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An Examination of Student Achievement in Michigan Charter Schools, Randall W. Eberts and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Book Chapters

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Some Perspectives on and Examples of Business Education Collaboration for Workforce Development, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Presentations

2005

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 2005 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck and Jason Preuss
Publication: Reports

2004

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Teacher Unions: Outcomes and Reform Initiatives, Randall W. Eberts, Kevin Hollenbeck, and Joe Allan Stone
Publication: Book Chapters

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Accountability Systems in School-To-Work, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

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Student Achievement and CTE, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Presentations

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A Database Accountability System for The Michigan Career Preparation System, Kevin Hollenbeck and Jason M. Preuss
Publication: Reports

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 2004 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck and Jason M. Preuss
Publication: Reports

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An Overview of the U.S. Child Care Industry, Marcy Whitebook and Laura Sakai
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

By a Thread: How Child Care Centers Hold On to Teachers, How Teachers Build Lasting Careers, Marcy Whitebook and Laura Sakai
Publication: Upjohn Press

2003

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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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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 2003 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck and Jason M. Preuss
Publication: Reports

2002

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How Important are Classroom Peer Effects? Evidence from Boston's Metco Program, Joshua David Angrist and Kevin Lang
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Impact of Charter School Attendance on Student Achievement in Michigan, Randall W. Eberts and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Teacher Performance Incentives and Student Outcomes, Randall W. Eberts, Kevin Hollenbeck, and Joe Allan Stone
Publication: Journal Articles

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Teacher Performance Incentives, Collective Bargaining, and Student Outcomes, Randall W. Eberts, Kevin Hollenbeck, and Joe Allan Stone
Publication: Book Chapters

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Teachers' Unions: Outcomes and Reform Initiatives, Randall W. Eberts, Kevin Hollenbeck, and Joe Allan Stone
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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A Career Preparation System Accountability System, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

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Estimates of the Net Impact of Career Technical Education in Washington, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Conference Papers

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 2002 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck and Jason M. Preuss
Publication: Reports

2001

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An Examination of Student Achievement in Michigan Charter Schools, Randall W. Eberts and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Raising Academic Achievement in Michigan's K-12 Schools, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Presentations

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 2001 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck and Noyna DebBurman
Publication: Reports

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High School Career Academies, Nan L. Maxwell and Victor Rubin
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Does Charter School Attendance Improve Test Scores?: Comments and Reactions on the Arizona Achievement Study, Christopher Nelson and Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

2000

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Teacher Performance Incentives and Student Outcomes, Randall W. Eberts, Kevin Hollenbeck, and Joe Allan Stone
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Career Aspirations and Knowledge about Career and Technical Education of Kalamazoo County 8th and 9th Grade Students, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

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Analysis of KAAAP Through the 1998/1999 School Year, Kevin Hollenbeck and Noyna DebBurman
Publication: Reports

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 2000 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck and Noyna DebBurman
Publication: Reports

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Use and Effectiveness of Formal Course and Career Planning Forms in Secondary Schools in the Ottawa Area Intermediate School District, Kevin Hollenbeck and Noyna DebBurman
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

High School Career Academies: A Pathway to Education Reform in Urban School Districts?, Nan L. Maxwell and Victor Rubin
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Introduction [to High School Career Academies], Nan L. Maxwell and Victor Rubin
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

1999

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 1999 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

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Development of Core Indicators of the Impact of Career Preparation in the South Central Michigan Works! Region, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

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Test Score Differentials and Returns to Literacy Across Race/Gender Groups, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Presentations

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Kalamazoo County (MI) Education for Employment surveys, Kevin Hollenbeck and Irv Cumming
Publication: Conference Papers

1998

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 1998 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

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An Analysis of 4th and 5th Grade MEAP Results at Elementary Schools in Southwest Michigan, Kevin Hollenbeck and Kristine Kracker
Publication: Reports

1997

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Introduction [to Teacher Pay and Teacher Quality], Dale Ballou and Michael Podgursky
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Teacher Pay and Teacher Quality, Dale Ballou and Michael John Podgursky
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 1996 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

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Assessment of Kalamazoo County's Education for Employment (EFE) Programs Using 1997 Survey Data, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

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School-to-Work: Promise and Effectiveness, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

1996

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Toward Quality Programs for At-Risk Youth, Susan P. Curnan, Alan Melchior, and Alan Zuckerman
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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An Evaluation of the Manufacturing Technology Partnership (MTP) Program, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

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Bridging the Gap, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Evaluation of School-to-Work Programs: Where We're at and Where We Should be at as We Build Systems, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Conference Papers

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In Their Own Words: Student Perspectives on School-To-Work Opportunities, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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School-to-Work Programs to Facilitate Youth Employment and Learning, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Testimony Prepared for Public Hearings on Development of a Statewide School-to-Work System, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Testimonies

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School-To-Work Transition Programs, Kevin Hollenbeck and Bridget F. Timmeney
Publication: Book Chapters

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Ethnic Differences in School Departure: Does Youth Employment Promote or Undermine Educational Attainment?, Marta Tienda and Avner Ahituv
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

1994

Teacher Unionization, Economics of [Entry in International Encyclopedia of Education], Randall W. Eberts and Joe Allan Stone
Publication: Book Chapters

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A Net Impact Study of the MTP Program: Briefing Guide for Presentation to Jobs Central, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Presentations

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Identification of Workplace Know-How Skills Expected by Employers in the Local Labor Market, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Presentations