Education & Workforce Development

Building and maintaining skills for the labor force is a lifelong process, starting with prekindergarten programs and continuing throughout a worker’s career. The Upjohn Institute’s research elucidates how each learning stage and program contributes to a strong workforce.


Student gender affects access to information on careers

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

Parents' unemployment can hurt children's lifelong earnings

August 26, 2020 · Research Highlight
Children whose parents lose jobs before a major educational decision are less likely to finish college.

All Research

An Overview of WIA

January 1, 2011 · Research

The Use of Market Mechanisms

January 1, 2011 · Research

Customized Training

January 1, 2011 · Research

The Challenge of Measuring Performance

January 1, 2011 · Research

Financial Performance Incentives

January 1, 2011 · Research

Ten Years of WIA Research

January 1, 2011 · Research