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2016

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Labor-Demand-Side Economic Development Incentives and Urban Opportunity, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Book Chapters

2015

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Research Highlights from the 2015 Inner City Economic Summit, Kim Zeuli and Haifeng Qian
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

2014

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Economic Development Strategic Plan for the City of Waco, Texas, George Erickcek, Don Edgerly, Brian Pittelko, Claudette Robey, Bridget Timmeney, Dennis Burnside, and Jim Robey
Publication: Reports

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Economic Development Recommendations That Focus on the "Working Poor": Lessons from Waco, George Erickcek, Don Edgerly, Brian Pittelko, Claudette Robey, Bridget Timmeney, and Jim Robey
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

2013

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A Second Look at Enrollment Changes after the Kalamazoo Promise, Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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A Second Look at Enrollment Changes after the Kalamazoo Promise, Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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The Kalamazoo Promise and Changing Perceptions of the Kalamazoo Public Schools, Michelle Miller-Adams and Jenna Fiore
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy Papers

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Predictors of Employment Growth and Unemployment in U.S. Central Cities, 1990-2010, Laura Wolf-Powers
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

2012

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Ten-Year Cost Estimation of a Proposed Lansing Promise Scholarship, George A. Erickcek
Publication: Reports

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The Role of the Workforce Development System in the Economic Development of Urban Areas, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Book Chapters

2011

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Getting Started: How much is this thing going to cost?, George A. Erickcek
Publication: Presentations

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The Value of Universal Eligibility in Promise Scholarship Programs, Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

2010

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Bringing Jobs to People: How Federal Policy Can Target Job Creation for Economically Distressed Areas, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Can Universal, Place-Based Scholarships Reduce Inequality? Lessons from Kalamazoo, Michigan, Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Conference Papers

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The Kalamazoo Promise: Building Assets for Community Change, Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Presentations

2009

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How Do the Effects of Local Growth on Employment Rates Vary With Initial Labor Market Conditions?, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy Papers

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How Do the Effects of Local Growth on Employment Rates Vary With Initial Labor Market Conditions?, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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The Revitalization of Older Industrial cities: A Review Essay of Retooling for Growth, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Journal Articles

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The Kalamazoo Promise as a Model for an American Promise, Timothy J. Bartik and Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Social and Economic Indicators Typifying the Community's Health, George A. Erickcek, Bridget F. Timmeney, Brad R. Watts, and Brian Pittelko
Publication: Reports

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How Can a Community Respond to the Economic Downturn?, George A. Erickcek and Brad R. Watts
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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A Not-So-Simple Gift, Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

The Power of a Promise: Education and Economic Renewal in Kalamazoo, Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Toledo Promise Scholarship Concept Study, Michelle Miller-Adams, George A. Erickcek, and Bridget F. Timmeney
Publication: Reports

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Can Residential Mobility Programs Improve Human Capital?: Comparing Social Mechanisms in Two Different Programs, James E. Rosenbaum
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

2008

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The Revitalization of Older Industrial Cities: A Review Essay of Retooling for Growth, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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"Eds and Meds" and Metropolitan Economic Development, Timothy J. Bartik and George A. Erickcek
Publication: Book Chapters

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"Eds & Meds" and Metropolitan Economic Development, Timothy J. Bartik and George A. Erickcek
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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The Local Economic Impact of "Eds & Meds": How Policies to Expand Universities and Hospitals Affect Metropolitan Economies, Timothy J. Bartik and George A. Erickcek
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Building Equitable Communities: A New Role for City Hall, Kiran Cunningham and Hannah J. McKinney
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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The La Crosse Promise: Economic Impact Study, George Erickcek
Publication: Reports

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Review of the Davenport Promise Concept, George A. Erickcek, Sarah M. Klerk, and Brad R. Watts
Publication: Reports

2007

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Higher Education, the Health Care Industry and Metropolitan Regional Economic Development: What Can "Eds & Meds" Do for the Economic Fortunes of a Metro Area’s Residents?, Timothy J. Bartik and George A. Erickcek
Publication: Conference Papers

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Higher Education, the Health Care Industry, and Metropolitan Regional Economic Development: What Can "Eds & Meds" Do for the Economic Fortunes of a Metro Area's Residents?, Timothy J. Bartik and George A. Erickcek
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Mapping the Promise: Critical Pathways, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Presentations

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Market Gap Analysis for the Greater Grand Rapids Area, George A. Erickcek and Brad R. Watts
Publication: Reports

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What's New? What's Not? The Kalamazoo Promise in the Context of Other Scholarship Programs, Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Presentations

2006

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Urban Labor Markets, Timothy J. Bartik and Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Book Chapters

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Development of a Regional Economic Dashboard, Randall W. Eberts, George A. Erickcek, and Jack Kleinhenz
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Small Cities Blues: Looking for Growth Factors in Small- and Medium-Sized Cities, George A. Erickcek and Hannah J. McKinney
Publication: Journal Articles

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A Simple Gift? The Impact of the Kalamazoo Promise on Economic Revitalization, Michelle Miller-Adams
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Spatial Concentration of American Poverty: Should We Care, and What Are the Options?, Mark D. Partridge and Dan S. Rickman
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

The Geography of American Poverty: Is There a Need for Place-Based Policies?, Mark D. Partridge and Dan S. Rickman
Publication: Upjohn Press

2004

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Small Cities Blues: Looking for Growth Factors in Small and Medium-Sized Cities, George A. Erickcek and Hannah J. McKinney
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Thinking about the Future of Small Metropolitan Areas, George A. Erickcek and Hannah J. McKinney
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

Does "Trickle Down" Work?: Economic Development Strategies and Job Chains in Local Labor Markets, Joseph Persky, Daniyel Felzenshtain, and Virginia Carlson
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Introduction [to Does 'Trickle Down' Work?], Joseph Persky, Daniyel Felzenshtain, and Virginia Carlson
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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What are Jobs Worth?, Joseph Persky, Daniyel Felzenshtain, and Virginia Carlson
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

2003

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Economic Performance of Michigan Cities and Metropolitan Areas, David Crary, George A. Erickcek, and Allen C. Goodman
Publication: Book Chapters

2002

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Introduction [to State Enterprise Zone Programs], Alan H. Peters and Peter S. Fisher
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

State Enterprise Zone Programs: Have They Worked?, Alan H. Peters and Peter S. Fisher
Publication: Upjohn Press

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The Effectiveness of State Enterprise Zones, Alan H. Peters and Peter S. Fisher
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

2001

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Black-White Segregation, Discrimination, and Home Ownership, Kelly DeRango
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Discrimination and Segregation in Housing, Kelly DeRango
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

2000

Bidding for Business: The Efficacy of Local Economic Development Incentives in a Metropolitan Area, John E. Anderson and Robert W. Wassmer
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Local Economic Development Incentives in the United States, John E. Anderson and Robert W. Wassmer
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Impact of Sports Teams and Facilities on Neighborhood Economies: What is the Score?, Robert Allen Baade
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Solving the Many Problems with Inner City Jobs, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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A Note on Commutes and the Spatial Mismatch Hypothesis, Kelly DeRango
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Introduction [to Rising Wage Inequality], Thomas Hyclak
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Rising Wage Inequality in Urban Labor Markets, Thomas Hyclak
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

Rising Wage Inequality: The 1980s Experience in Urban Labor Markets, Thomas Hyclak
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Changes in Income Inequality within U.S. Metropolitan Areas, Janice F. Madden
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Changes in Income Inequality within U.S. Metropolitan Areas, Janice Fanning Madden
Publication: Upjohn Press

1999

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Agglomeration Economies and Urban Public Infrastructure, Randall W. Eberts and Daniel P. McMillen
Publication: Book Chapters

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Housing Market Study: City of Lansing, George A. Erickcek and Gove Associates, Inc.
Publication: Reports

1998

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Ingham County Economic Development Policy Assessment and Organization Implementation, George A. Erickcek; Gove Associates, Inc.; and W.E. Upjohn Institute
Publication: Reports

Industrial Incentives: Competition Among American States and Cities, Peter S. Fisher and Alan H. Peters
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Industrial Incentives: Competition among American States and Cities, Peter S. Fisher and Alan H. Peters
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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State and Local Incentive Competition for New Investment, Peter S. Fisher and Alan H. Peters
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

1997

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Assessing the Importance of Small Business in the Greater Cleveland Area, George A. Erickcek
Publication: Reports

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Small Business Capital Access Study for the Cleveland Area: Summary Outline of Findings, George A. Erickcek
Publication: Reports

1996

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Question - What Can Be Done to Promote Inner City Development?: Answer - Focus on Labor Demand Policies to Increase Employment of the Poor, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Testimonies

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Urban Amenities and Public Policy, Timothy J. Bartik and V. Kerry Smith
Publication: Book Chapters

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Urban Labor Markets, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Book Chapters

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Assessment of the Importance of Small Business to Kalamazoo County's Economy and the Adequacy of Services to Nurture Small Business Formation, George A. Erickcek
Publication: Reports

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Developing Community Economic Outcome Measures, George A. Erickcek
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

1995

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Urban Labor Markets, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

1994

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The Effects of Metropolitan Job Growth on the Size Distribution of Family Income, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Journal Articles

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What Should the Federal Government Be Doing About Urban Economic Development?, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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What Should the Federal Government Be Doing About Urban Economic Development?, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Journal Articles

1993

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Economic Development and Black Economic Success, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

1992

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Maximum Score Estimates of the Determinants of Residential Mobility: Implications for the Value of Residential Attachment and Neighborhood Amenities, Timothy J. Bartik, J. S. Butler, and Jin-Tan Liu
Publication: Journal Articles

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Introduction [to Wage and Employment Adjustment in Local Labor Markets], Randall W. Eberts and Joe A. Stone
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Wage and Employment Adjustment in Local Labor Markets, Randall W. Eberts and Joe Allan Stone
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Introduction [to Job Accessibility and the Employment and School Enrollment of Teenagers], Keith R. Ihlanfeldt
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Job Accessibility and the Employment and School Enrollment of Teenagers, Keith R. Ihlanfeldt
Publication: Upjohn Press

1991

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Boon or Boondoggle? The Debate Over State and Local Economic Development Policies, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Effects of Metropolitan Job Growth on the Size Distribution of Family Income, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Who Benefits from State and Local Economic Development Policies?, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Upjohn Press

1990

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Maximum Score Estimates of the Determinants of Residential Mobility: Implications for the Value of Residential Attachment and Neighborhood Amenities, Timothy J. Bartik, J. S. Butler, and Jin-Tan Liu
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers