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2017

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The Effect of Work First Job Placements on the Distribution of Earnings: An Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression Approach, David H. Autor, Susan Houseman, and Sari Pekkala Kerr
Publication: Journal Articles

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

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Veterans in Workforce Development: Participation and Labor Market Outcomes, Colleen Chrisinger
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Neighborhood Employment Hubs, Ben Damerow , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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

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The Great Recession Drastically Changed the Skills Employers Want, Brad J. Hershbein and Lisa B. Kahn
Publication: Periodical Articles

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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

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

2016

Talent Match, Lee Adams , Co-Principal Investigator and Bridget Timmeney , Co Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Workforce Innovation Fund, Ben Damerow , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Technological Change and Obsolete Skills: Evidence from Men’s Professional Tennis, Randall W. Eberts , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Evaluation of the Battle Creek Jobs Fund, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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

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Do Recessions Accelerate Routine-Biased Technological Change? Evidence from Vacancy Postings, Brad J. Hershbein and Lisa B. Kahn
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Evaluation of the American Apprenticeship Initiative (AAI) Return on Investment (ROI) Study, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Independent Audit of the State's Evaluation of the Training Benefits Program, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge Grants Evaluation (JIAC Evaluation), Kevin Hollenbeck , 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

Older Workers Labor Force Participation Rate, Christopher J. O'Leary , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

2015

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Toward a More Intelligent Workforce Development System, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Book Chapters

Identification of Today’s Occupational Demand and Tomorrow’s Required Skills for Talent 2025, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Evaluation of the Jobs and Innovation Accelerator Challenge Grants: Interim Findings on Multiagency Collaboration and Cluster Progress, Megan Hague Angus, Jeanne Bellotti, Kevin Hollenbeck, and Brittany English
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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

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

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Sectoral Initiatives and Opportunity Youth, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Use of Unemployment Insurance and Public Employment Services after Leaving Welfare, Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Michigan Prisoner Reentry Pilot, Robert A. Straits , 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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Selected Public Workforce Development Programs in the United States: Lessons Learned for Older Workers, Stephen A. Wandner, David E. Balducchi, and Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: External Papers and Reports

2014

The Road through the Rust Belt: From Preeminence to Decline to Prosperity, William M. Bowen
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Midwestern Urban and Regional Responses to Global Economic Transition, William M. Bowen and Kelly L. Kinahan
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Reasons for Misgivings about Local Economic Development Initiatives, William M. Bowen and Chang-Shik Song
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Can Tax Expenditures Stimulate Growth in Rust Belt Cities?, Benjamin Y. Clark
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Creating Jobs for Women: U.S. Experience, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Presentations

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Effective Local Strategies to Boost Quality Job Creation, Employment and Participation, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Presentations

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Increasing the Efficiency and Effectiveness of the Workforce System through Improved Performance Measures, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Presentations

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Employment and Skills Strategies in the United States: OECD Reviews on Local Job Creation, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Stop Shovelling: A New Workforce Strategy to Promote Regional Prosperity, Joel A. Elvery
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Workforce Demand Study for Construction Employees, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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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

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Introduction [to The Road through the Rust Belt], Edward W. Hill
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

How Sectoral Initiatives Can Help to Solve the Youth Unemployment Problem, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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The Role of Sectoral Initiatives in Solving the Employment Problems of Opportunity Youth, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy Papers

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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

AARP Employment Policy for Older Workers, Christopher J. O'Leary , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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The Evolution of Clusters and Implications for the Revival of Old Industrial Cities, Haifeng Qian
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Mass Incarceration and Employment, Steven Raphael
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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The New Scarlet Letter? Negotiating the U.S. Labor Market with a Criminal Record, Steven Raphael
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Public workforce programs during the Great Recession, Stephen A. Wandner and Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Journal Articles

2013

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Background, Purpose, and Methodology [Introduction to The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: The Role of Workforce Programs], Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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State Approaches to the Recovery Act's Workforce Development Provisions, Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: The Role of Workforce Programs, Burt S. Barnow and Richard A. Hobbie
Publication: Upjohn Press

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How Do We Know Occupational Labor Shortages Exist?, Burt S. Barnow, John Trutko, and Jaclyn Schede Piatak
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Conceptual Basis for Identifying and Measuring Occupational Labor Shortages, Burt S. Barnow, John Trutko, and Jaclyn Schede Piatak
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Occupational Labor Shortages : Concepts, Causes, Consequences, and Cures, Burt S. Barnow, John Trutko, and Jaclyn Schede Piatak
Publication: Upjohn Press

Assessment of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Workforce and Unemployment Insurance Provisions, Randall W. Eberts , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Demographics, Skills Gaps, and Market Dynamics, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Conference Papers

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How Local Workforce Investment Boards Can Help Support Job Creation, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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A Methodology for Setting State and Local Regression-Adjusted Performance Targets for Workforce Investment Act Programs, Randall W. Eberts, Wei-Jang Huang, and Jing Cai
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Data Analysis of the Implementation of the Recovery Act Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions, Randall W. Eberts and Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Responding to the Needs of Workers during the Great Recession, Randall W. Eberts and Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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A Comprehensive Analysis of the Current and Future Talent Needs for the TALENT 2025 Region, George Erickcek, Brian Pittelko, Claudette Robey, and Bridget Timmeney
Publication: Reports

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

Responding to Skills Mismatch in American Manufacturing, Kevin Hollenbeck , Co-Principal Investigator and Randall W. Eberts , Co-Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Other Related Initiatives: Labor Market Information, Green Jobs, and Subsidized Employment, Joyce Kaiser
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Wagner-Peyser Employment Services, Joyce Kaiser
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Wagner-Peyser Act Reemployment Services, Tara C. Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Challenges and Accomplishments: States' Views, John Trutko and Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Adult and Dislocated Worker Programs, John Trutko and Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Trade Adjustment Assistance Program, Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Tackling Unemployment: The Legislative Dynamics of the Employment Act of 1946, Ruth Ellen Wasem
Publication: Upjohn Press

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The Employment Act in Historical Perspective, Ruth Ellen Wasem
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

2012

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Implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions, Burt S. Barnow, Jing Cai, Yvette Chocolaad, Randall W. Eberts, Richard Hobbie, Joyce Kaiser, Tara Smith, John Trutko, Wayne Vroman, and Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Integrating skills, employment and local development, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Book Chapters

Local Job Creation in the U.S. (OECD-LEED), Randall W. Eberts , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Data Analysis of the Implementation of the Recovery Act: Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions, Randall W. Eberts and Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Book Chapters

Talent 2025, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Talent 2025 Update Brief: Regional Workforce Demand and System Flows, George A. Erickcek, Brian Pittelko, Bridget Timmeney, and Brad Watts
Publication: Reports

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Return on Investment in Workforce Development Programs, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

Study of Washington's Unemployment Training Benefits Program, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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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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Lessons from the WIA Performance Measures, Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

The Workforce Investment Act: Implementation Experiences and Evaluation Findings, Douglas J. Besharov and Phoebe H. Cottingham
Publication: Upjohn Press

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An Overview of WIA, Dianne Blank, Laura Heald, and Cynthia Fagnoni
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Challenge of Measuring Performance, William S. Borden
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Introduction [to The Workforce Investment Act], Phoebe H. Cottingham and Douglas J. Besharov
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Setting the Standards: Performance Targets and Benchmarks, Pascal Courty, Carolyn J. Heinrich, and Gerald Marschke
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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U.S. Employment and Training Programs and Performance Standards System Design, Pascal Courty, Carolyn J. Heinrich, Gerald Marschke, and Jeffrey Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Measuring Government Performance: An Overview of Dysfunctional Responses, Pascal Courty and Gerald Marschke
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The JTPA Incentive System: Implementing Performance Measurement and Funding, Pascal Courty and Gerald Marschke
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Ten Years of WIA Research, Paul T. Decker
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Building More and Better Jobs: Lessons from the United States, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Conference Papers

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Recent Advances in Performance Measurement of Federal Workforce Development Programs, Randall W. Eberts, Timothy J. Bartik, and Wei-Jang Huang
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Evaluation of the Mobile Outreach Training Program, George A. Erickcek , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Introduction [to What Works in Work-First Welfare], Andrew R. Feldman
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

What Works in Work-First Welfare: Designing and Managing Employment Programs in New York City, Andrew R. Feldman
Publication: Upjohn Press

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One-Stop Management and the Private Sector, David Heaney
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

The Performance of Performance Standards, James J. Heckman, Carolyn J. Heinrich, Pascal Courty, Gerald Marschke, and Jeffrey Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press

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A Formal Model of a Performance Incentive System, James J. Heckman, Carolyn J. Heinrich, and Jeffrey Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters