Research Highlights

Why businesses should care about childcare

March 18, 2022 · Research Highlight

Higher-wage workers can bargain for more pay, others more likely to quit

January 11, 2022 · Research Highlight
Getting a raise in a secondary job can lead to better pay at the primary job, but only for higher-wage workers.

Upjohn Institute staff presenting at 2022 ASSA conference

January 6, 2022 · Research Highlight
The conference was held remotely Jan. 7-9

Upjohn Institute announces 2021 Dissertation Award winner and honorable mentions

October 26, 2021 · Research Highlight
The annual awards go to the best Ph.D. dissertations on employment policies and issues.

Book explores whether surveys of workforce training program participants are useful

October 14, 2021 · Research Highlight
The authors are the first to assess such measures, despite their widespread use.

Report helps policymakers turn economic upheaval into opportunity

August 16, 2021 · Research Highlight
A Moment of Opportunity: Strategies for Inclusive Economic Growth

Student gender affects access to information on careers

May 26, 2021 · Research Highlight
The disparity may deter more women from their preferred career path.

Tuition-free scholarships may blunt effects of recession, but not everyone benefits equally

April 30, 2021 · Research Highlight
Pandemic recession brought drops in enrollment. Photo: Allison Shelley/EDUimages