Most Recent Additions Upjohn Research*

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Financial Incentives for Adoption and Kin Guardianship Improve Achievement for Foster Children
David Simon, Aaron Sojourner, Jon Pedersen, and Heidi Ombisa Skallet
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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How to Increase the Benefits of Economic Development Policies
Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Early Childhood Education and Development
Aaron Sojourner
Publication: Journal Articles

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Applying Behavioral Insights to Inform Job Search: Evaluating Effects of a Behaviorally Informed Intervention on Job Search Online in West Michigan
Ariella Spitzer, Erin Welch, Greg Chojnacki, William J. Congdon, and Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Projecting the Demand for Workers in the Production of Lithium-Ion Batteries in the United States
Erik Vasilauskas, Dakota McCracken, and Michael Horrigan
Publication: Reports

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Employment Research, Vol. 31, No. 2, April 2024

Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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How Higher Education Responds to Labor Market Demand
Johnathan G. Conzelmann, Steven W. Hemelt, Brad J. Hershbein, Shawn Martin, Andrew Simon, and Kevin M. Stange
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Skills, Majors, and Jobs: Does Higher Education Respond?
Johnathan G. Conzelmann, Steven W. Hemelt, Brad J. Hershbein, Shawn Martin, Andrew Simon, and Kevin M. Stange
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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How Higher Education Responds to Labor Market Demand
Johnathan G. Conzelmann, Steven W. Hemelt, Brad J. Hershbein, Shawn Martin, Andrew Simon, and Kevin M. Stange
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy and Research Briefs

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Emerging Giants and Lessons for Development: China, India, and Their Different Paths to Progress
Eskander Alvi Editor and Wei-Chiao Huang Editor
Publication: Upjohn Press

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The National-Level Economic Impact of the Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP): Estimates for Fiscal Year 2023
Brian Pittelko, Iryna V. Lendel, Sevrin Williams, Gunnar Ingle, Sasha Kolomensky, and Kyle Crane
Publication: Reports

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The Kalamazoo Promise: A Piece in the Puzzle of Housing Preferences
Kathleen Bolter and Alfonso Hernandez
Publication: Reports

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Housing Instability’s Toll on Students: Insights from Kalamazoo Public Schools District Renters
Kathleen Bolter, Val Klomparens, and Bridget F. Timmeney
Publication: Reports

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The Columbus Promise: Year One Evaluation Report
Michelle Miller-Adams, Kevin M. Hollenbeck, Bridget F. Timmeney, and Kyle Huisman
Publication: Reports

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Broadly Shared Local Economic Success Since 2000: New Measures and New Lessons for Communities
Timothy J. Bartik, Brad J. Hershbein, Kathleen Bolter, Kyle Huisman, and W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research
Publication: Reports

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The Opt-In Revolution? Contraception and the Gender Gap in Wages
Martha J. Bailey, Brad J. Hershbein, and Amalia R. Miller
Publication: Journal Articles

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Employer Market Power in Silicon Valley
Matthew Gibson
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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How Major Tech Firms Used Illegal “No-Poach” Agreements to Control Workers’ Salaries
Matthew Gibson
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy and Research Briefs

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Work Organization and High-Paying Jobs
Dylan Nelson, Nathan Wilmers, and Letian Zhang
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Is the Economic News Becoming More Negative, and Does it Matter for Consumers?
Benjamin H. Harris and Aaron Sojourner
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Policies for Place: How to Make Sustainable Investments in Communities
Kathleen Bolter, Timothy J. Bartik, Brad J. Hershbein, Michelle Miller-Adams, Lee Adams, Brian J. Asquith, Alfonso Hernandez, Kyle Huisman, Iryna V. Lendel, Gabrielle Pepin, Bridget F. Timmeney, Beth C. Truesdale, and Yulya Truskinovsky
Publication: Reports

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The Independent Contractor Workforce: New Evidence on Its Size and Composition and Ways to Improve Its Measurement in Household Surveys
Katharine G. Abraham, Brad J. Hershbein, Susan N. Houseman, and Beth C. Truesdale
Publication: Journal Articles

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Employment Research, Vol. 31, No. 1, January 2024

Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Minimum Wage Increases Reduce Racial Disparities during Hiring
Alec Brandon, Justin E. Holz, Andrew Simon, and Haruka Uchida
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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New Data Show How Far Graduates Move from Their College, and Why It Matters
Johnathan G. Conzelmann, Steven W. Hemelt, Brad J. Hershbein, Shawn Martin, Andrew Simon, and Kevin M. Stange
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Labor Market Effects of Paid Sick Leave: The Case of Seattle
Hilary Wething and Meredith Slopen
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Seattle’s Paid Sick Leave Law Increased Work Hours without Affecting Job Attachment
Hilary Wething and Meredith Slopen
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy and Research Briefs

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The CHIPS and Science Act is a Chance for Businesses and Local Leaders to Collaborate on a Stronger Child Care System
Timothy J. Bartik, Aaron Sojourner, and Kathleen Bolter
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Who’s Missing from the Post-Pandemic Labor Force?
Lauren Bauer, Wendy Edelberg, Sara Estep, and Brad J. Hershbein
Publication: Periodical Articles

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With Federal Child Care Legislation Abandoned, It’s Up to States to Help Working Families
Gabrielle Pepin and John C. Austin
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Are Retirement Planning Tools Substitutes or Complements to Financial Capability?
Gopi Shah Goda, Matthew R. Levy, Colleen Flaherty Manchester, Aaron Sojourner, Joshua Tasoff, and Jiusi Xiao
Publication: Journal Articles

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Poor Performance as a Predictable Outcome: Financing the Administration of Unemployment Insurance
Marta Lachowska, Alexandre Mas, and Stephen A. Woodbury
Publication: Journal Articles

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How Reliable Are Administrative Reports of Paid Work Hours?
Marta Lachowska, Alexandre Mas, and Stephen A. Woodbury
Publication: Journal Articles

*Updated as of 06/20/24.