Press Releases

April 5, 2018 - "Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for February 2018 shows overall 0.2 percent decline, sharper fall for goods-producing workers"

March 27, 2018 - "Typical business incentive policies need reforms to rein in costs and maximize benefits"

March 19, 2018 - "The Impacts of China's Rise on the Pacific and the World"

March 12, 2018 - "President Randall Eberts announces his retirement after nearly a quarter century leading the Upjohn Institute"

March 7, 2018 - "Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for January 2018 shows overall 0.2 percent uptick, faster growth for the foreign-born"

January 31, 2018 - "Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for December 2017 shows overall 0.4 percent uptick, but flat for most education groups"

January 30, 2018 - "W.E. Upjohn Institute receives $360,000 Strada Education Network grant to study workforce effects of college scholarship programs"

December 6, 2017 - "Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for October 2017 shows overall 0.4 percent uptick, but separate trends by race and ethnicity"

November 27, 2017 - "Confronting Policy Challenges of the Great Recession: Lessons for Macroeconomic Policy"

November 17, 2017 - "Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for November 2017 shows overall 0.2 percent uptick, much stronger growth among oldest workers"

November 9, 2017 - "Lessons Learned from Public Workforce Program Experiments"

November 2, 2017 - "Upjohn Institute New Hires Quality Index for September 2017 shows overall slight 0.2 percent uptick, but diverging destinies for urban, rural areas"

October 23, 2017 - "The STEM Dilemma: Skills that Matter to Regions"

October 19, 2017 - "Upjohn Institute hosts national conversation on College Promise scholarship movement"

October 11, 2017 - "Upjohn Institute Releases New Hires Quality Index, Tracks Occupational Wages of Newly Hired Workers Each Month"

April 28, 2017 - "Workers' Compensation: Analysis for Its Second Century"

March 7, 2017 - "Business incentives cost states millions, don’t do enough to foster job and wage growth: New database shows how states compare"

March 6, 2017 - "Extending Work Life: Can Employers Adapt When Employees Want to Delay Retirement?"

January 26, 2017 – "How Did Emplolyee Ownership Firms Weather the Last Two Recessions? Employee Ownership, Employment Stability, and Firm Survival: 1999–2011"

January 16, 2017 – "Disasters in the United States: Frequency, Costs, and Compensation"

November 15, 2016 – "Evolving Approaches to the Economics of Public Policy: Views of Award-Winning Economists"

August 25, 2016 – "Sustaining Social Security in an Era of Population Aging"

April 6, 2016 – "The Economics of Health"

February 4, 2016 – "Surviving Job Loss: Papermakers in Maine and Minnesota"

October 21, 2015 – "Promise Nation: Transforming Communities through Place-Based Scholarships"

October 21, 2015 – "Guild-Ridden Labor Markets: The Curious Case of Occupational Licensing"

June 29, 2015 – "Bringing Jobs and Growth to America’s Cities: Detroit Inner City Economic Summit to Highlight New Research, Best Practices this September"

June 25, 2015 – "Kalamazoo Promise Boosts College Completion: Low-Income Students, Minorities, and Women Show Greatest Increases"

May 27, 2015 – "New report calls for changes in how Michigan finances K‐12 education"