Research Products



Explores ways that labor market alignment can be defined, implemented, and measured in community colleges. Explores concepts critical to understanding alignment, how particular strategies contribute to outcomes, and lessons on implementation.


Offers a comprehensive framework for understanding labor market alignment with a focus on community colleges. Assesses current research and practice on the issue. Provides recommendations for future research.


Examines workforce programs offered by Raritan Valley Community College in New Jersey, with an emphasis on program selection, industry outreach, program development, and program delivery.


Examines the reasons and consequences of long-term unemployment, including possible state and national policy changes and strategies for assisting the long-term unemployed.


Presents research about the influence of labor market information on student choice. The research incorporates data collected under the Workforce Data Quality Initiative.