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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The Enduring Local Harm from Recessions

July 23, 2020 · Research

Why COVID-19 hit Michigan so hard

July 8, 2020 · Research

Coronavirus and the Economy

April 27, 2020 · Research