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2019

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Evaluation of Per Scholas as an Employee Recruiting Tool for Businesses, Lee Adams, Jing Cai, Janelle Grant, Brad J. Hershbein, and Bridget F. Timmeney
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Place-Based Jobs Policies, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Presentations

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Should Place-based Jobs Policies Be Used to Help Distressed Communities? Yes, but current policies need reforms., Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Presentations

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What Should States Do about Incentives?, Timothy J. Bartik
Publication: Presentations

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Individual Training Accounts and Nonstandard Work Arrangements, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

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Building Shared Prosperity: How Communities Can Create Good Jobs for All, Michelle Miller-Adams, Brad J. Hershbein, Timothy J. Bartik, Bridget Timmeney, Amy Meyers, and Lee Adams
Publication: Reports

2018

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Research and Evidence-Building Capacity of State Workforce Agencies, Yvette Chocolaad and Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Occupational Structures of Low- and High-Wage Service Sector Establishments, Eliza C. Forsythe
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Why Do Wages Differ across Businesses within the Same Labor Market?, Eliza C. Forsythe
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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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

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Public Employment Policy for an Aging Workforce, Stephen A. Wandner, David E. Balducchi, and Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: Journal Articles

2017

Confronting Policy Challenges of the Great Recession: Lessons for Macroeconomic Policy, Eskander Alvi
Publication: Upjohn Press

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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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Fiscal Policy and Full Employment, Laurence Ball, J. Bradford DeLong, and Lawrence H. Summers
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Experimental Evaluations and the Evolution of the Reemployment and Eligibility Assessment Program, Jacob M. Benus
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Great Recession and Lessons for Policymaking, Gary T. Burtless
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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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

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International Dimensions of the Great Recession and the Weak Recovery, Kathryn M.E. Dominguez
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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An Example of a Low-Cost Intervention to Target Services to Participants of a Local Welfare-to Work-Program, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Great Depression and the Great Recession in a Historical Mirror, Barry Eichengreen
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Evaluation of the Battle Creek Jobs Fund, George A. Erickcek, Jim Robey, Claudette Robey, Brian Pittelko, Marie Holler, and Don Edgerly
Publication: Reports

Investing In America's Workforce 2017, Brad J. Hershbein
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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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Do Recessions Accelerate Routine-Biased Technological Change? Evidence from Vacancy Postings, Brad Hershbein and Lisa B. Kahn
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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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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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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Central Banking in the Great Recession: New Policies, Old Principles, Donald Kohn
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Incentive Experiments in Unemployment Insurance, Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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How On-the-Ground Realities Shape the Design, Implementation, and Results of Experimental Studies, Irma L. Perez-Johnson
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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

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Lessons Learned from Public Workforce Program Experiments, Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Upjohn Press

2016

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

2015

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

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

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

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

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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

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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

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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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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

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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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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

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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

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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: Book Chapters

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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

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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

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

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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