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CEPR analyzes how policies affect education and career decisions in the U.S. and abroad.

Reports

A College Degree is No Guarantee

May 2014, Janelle Jones and John Schmitt

Union Advantage for Black Workers

February 2014, Janelle Jones and John Schmitt

Where Have All the Good Jobs Gone?

July 2012, John Schmitt and Janelle Jones

Affording Health Care and Education on the Minimum Wage

March 2012, John Schmitt and Marie-Eve Augier

The Scorecard on Development, 1960-2010: Closing the Gap?

April 2011, Mark Weisbrot and Rebecca Ray

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Blogs

Part 2: Returns to Whose College Degree?

Why Don't More People Go To College?

1 Million #AAPI Workers Would Get a Raise if the #MinimumWage Were $10.10

Lip-Service Libertarianism in Silicon Valley

CEPR News March 2014

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Op-Eds & Columns

Modern Rules for Modern Careers

Eileen Appelbaum and Heather Boushey
US News and World Report, April 25, 2014

The Texas-California Job Growth Derby

Dean Baker
Huffington Post (The Blog), March 24, 2014

Student Loans on the Cheap

Dean Baker
Truthout, June 5, 2013

Chicago School Teachers Give Us All a Lesson

Dean Baker
Al Jazeera English, September 17, 2012

Affirmative Action for School Reformers?
Dean Baker
Truthout, March 12, 2012

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Events

The Conference of Economic and Political Inequality

NC Policy Watch Crucial Conversation luncheon

Rethinking the Economics of Pensions II

A Bold Approach to the Jobs Emergency: Setting the Political Agenda for 2014 and 2016

Crossing the American Crises: From Collapse to Action

Press Releases

Unionization Continues to Boost Pay and Benefits of Black Workers

February 12, 2014

The Share of Good Jobs has Fallen Since 1979
July 31, 2012

C-SPAN Favors Conservative Think Tanks 3-to-1 Over Left-of-Center, Study Finds
December 18, 2007

"Tag-Team Parenting" Used by Lower-Income, Less-Educated Parents
August 29, 2006

Student Debt Rising Due To Higher College Costs
September 7, 2005

Other Resources

Inequality Matters

Inequality Matters:
The Growing Economic Divide in America and Its Poisonous Consequences

with chapter co-authored by Heather Boushey
(2006)

Life, Work and Debt for Generations X and Y
Presentation by Heather Boushey at the New America Foundation, July 27, 2006 (includes video and audio)

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