Labor Market Issues

Jobs are changing, and the future of work will challenge many long-held assumptions about employment. Upjohn Institute research explores evolving struggles over wages, inequality, immigration and regulations and emerging trends of gig work, automation and offshoring.


Pandemic restrictions and shutdowns don't have lasting effect on jobs, new research finds

February 15, 2021 · Research Highlight
Restrictions reduce employment while they're in place but deaths from the virus have a lasting drag on employment.

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Mothers' Long-Term Employment Patterns

January 1, 2015 · Research

Creating Jobs for Women: U.S. Experience

November 6, 2014 · Research

Displaced Long-Term Workers

August 18, 2014 · Research

Temporary agency work

May 1, 2014 · Research

The New Minimum Wage Research

April 1, 2014 · Research

Social Security and Divorce Decisions

January 1, 2014 · Research