For a better experience, click the Compatibility Mode icon above to turn off Compatibility Mode, which is only for viewing older websites.

tags

All In The News tagged "Center for Labor Markets and Policy"

College-educated workers are taking jobs that don't require degrees

Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in the Los Angeles Times on September 20 in a story on mal-employment among college graduates. He was also quoted in a Providence Journal story on Rhode Island’s unemployment rate.

Is College Worth It?

Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was interviewed on FOX-40 TV (Sacramento) on September 9 about whether or not college is worth the investment.

Is College Worth the Investment?

Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was interviewed on KFBK-AM (Sacramento) on September 6 about whether college is worth the investment.

The Kids Aren’t All Right, and Neither Is Abercrombie & Fitch

Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a Bloomberg BusinessWeek story on August 22 about teen employment.

Standing on the corner, Philly man is begging for a job

Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a Philadelphia Daily News story on August 22 about the “hidden unemployed" – those who aren't counted in the official unemployment figures compiled and released by the government.

Summer Jobs Elude Many Teenagers

Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in the School of Education and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a Wall Street Journal story about teen employment on August 20 and a Wall Street Journal blog post on August 21.

Five tips for the recent grad's job search

Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was interviewed on Minnesota Public Radio’s “Daily Circuit” on July 17 about job searches for recent graduates.

U.S. Unemployment

Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets & Policy, was interviewed in a July 7 WCAU-TV (NBC-10) feature on job unemployment rates for government workers.

A College Degree Sorts Job Applicants, but Employers Wish It Meant More

 Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in an article in the Chronicle of Higher Education on June 27 about the value of a college degree.

Job market improves for recent college graduates

Dr. Paul Harrington, professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a Boston Globe story on April 27 about the job market for recent college graduates.

Drexel researchers look into drop in youth employment

Dr. Paul Harrington, professor and director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in a WHYY’s Newsworks.org story on April 21 about his new study on teen employment. He was also quoted in a story on Pittsburgh Tribune Live on April 20 about mal-employment.

Study urges teens to send right job signals

Dr. Paul Harrington, a professor in Goodwin College and the director of the Center for Labor Markets and Policy, was quoted in the Telegram & Gazette (Worcester, Ma.) on April 3 about employment rates for teens.