Research Products



Presents a model for understanding key features of labor market alignment efforts in higher education, examples of labor market alignment strategies in higher education, keys findings, and future research.


Presents background on the demand for and debate about how to present labor market outcomes data. Discusses the researchers' hyphotheses, describes the experimental design of the study, presents the results, and discusses the findings and implications.


Explains workforce challenges and best practices in workforce development, with a focus on the Heldrich Center’s experiences in workforce education training and placement programs and policies, in a presentation at the National Tooling and Machining Association's annual convention.


Reports proceedings from the Heldrich Center's annual state of workforce diversity forum, held in April 2014. Review presentations by on disability employment and inequality in the workplace and society. Also reviews a panel discussion on inequality and a vision for a more equitable America.


Examines the issue of long-term unemployment, including problems and solutions, shortcomings of current workforce development programs, strategies to assist the long-term unemployed to return to work, and potential solutions.