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Skilled blue-collar jobs are growing – though women aren’t getting them

Eric Hoyt, University of Massachusetts Amherst and JD Swerzenski, University of Massachusetts Amherst In the press, the phrase “blue collar” is often used as shorthand...

Why cities should stop playing Amazon’s game and quit offering companies...

Amihai Glazer, University of California, Irvine New York City should count its blessings. Amazon’s decision to walk away from its plan to build a new headquarters...

First-generation college students earn less than graduates whose parents went to...

Anna Manzoni, North Carolina State University and Jessi Streib, Duke University When discussions take place about first-generation college students, often the focus is on how...

Why fewer kids work the kind of summer jobs that their...

Elliot Lasson, University of Maryland, Baltimore County Back in the day, most teens had some sort of job lined up for the summer. For some,...

What can we learn from the way graduates are decorating their...

Sheila Bock, University of Nevada, Las Vegas For college students across the country, commencement formally marks the transition from student to graduate. Per tradition, most...

What is full employment? An economist explains the latest jobs data

Jay L. Zagorsky, The Ohio State University The latest jobs report has gotten a lot of analysts, policymakers and talking heads once again asking whether...

Young doctors struggle to learn robotic surgery – so they are...

Matt Beane, University of California, Santa Barbara Artificial intelligence and robotics spell massive changes to the world of work. These technologies can automate new tasks,...

Career ready’ out of high school? Why the nation needs to...

Anthony P. Carnevale, Georgetown University; Andrew R. Hanson, Georgetown University, and Megan Fasules, Georgetown University Unlike old-fashioned vocational education, high school-level career and technical education...

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Melting Arctic sends a message: Climate change is here in a...

Mark Serreze, University of Colorado Scientists have known for a long time that as climate change started to heat up the Earth, its effects would...