Last updated: November 14, 2016
This 2016 analysis in Economic Development Quarterly looks at whether movie production incentives (MPIs) result in new jobs. It found mixed results among states.
Last updated: November 4, 2016
Young women in blue-collar communities are less likely to have jobs eight years after high school than their peers in other areas, an American Sociological Review study finds.
Last updated: October 4, 2016
2016 paper in Population Studies measures how many more workers it would take to meet the financial needs of aging populations in developed countries.
Last updated: September 28, 2016
2016 study in the Journal of Marriage and Family that looks at the factors that influence which married men will become stay-at-home dads.
Last updated: August 30, 2016
Overview of recent studies on U.S. immigration issues, including the demographic traits of unauthorized residents and the empirical truths about exclusionary attitudes.
Last updated: August 19, 2016
Trade with China killed over 2 million American jobs in the 2000s and depressed wages. But globalized supply chains are also creating jobs in the U.S.
Last updated: July 27, 2016
2016 literature review of academic studies and papers that looks at the minimum wage in the United States, its wider effects and policy implications.
Last updated: July 25, 2016
2015 study in Criminology that looks at the evolution of the availability of criminal records and how having a criminal record affects a person’s ability to secure work, housing and higher education.
Last updated: June 28, 2016
2016 study published in PNAS that looks at the impact of night-shift work on measures of drowsiness, driving performance and risk for motor vehicle crashes.