CEPR analyzes how policies affect education and career decisions in the U.S. and abroad.
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
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
Huffington Post (The Blog), March 24, 2014
Student Loans on the Cheap
Truthout, June 5, 2013
Chicago School Teachers Give Us All a Lesson
Al Jazeera English, September 17, 2012
Affirmative Action for School Reformers?
Truthout, March 12, 2012
The Growing Economic Divide in America and Its Poisonous Consequences
with chapter co-authored by Heather Boushey
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)
Latest Press Hits
- Math, Science Grads Earn Top Dollar
Grand Haven Tribune, July 10, 2014
- Majors in Science, Math Rewarded With Top Pay
The Bulletin, July 09, 2014
- Survey Finds Math, Science Grads Earn Top Dollar
USA Today, July 09, 2014
- ‘Post-crash’ Economics Students Need Radical Curriculum Reform
The Daily Star, June 26, 2014
- Is a College Degree the Sure Bet it Once Was?
AlterNet, June 24, 2014