The Midwest Challenge: Matching Jobs with Education in the Post-Recession Economy

The Midwest Challenge Matching Jobs with Education in the Post-recession Economy Full Report PowerPoint Press Release The Midwest Challenge finds that the twelve Midwestern states are no longer dependent on manufacturing. New jobs in the region will be in high-skill service industries such as education and healthcare. Key Findings 1New jobs in the region will be in high-skill service industries...
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What’s It Worth?: The Economic Value of College Majors

What’s It Worth? The Economic Value of College Majors Full Report Executive Summary PowerPoint Press Release What’s It Worth?: The Economic Value of College Majors details the relationships between major, gender, race/ethnicity, attending graduate school, and earnings. Key Findings 1At the extreme, the highest earning major earns 314 percent more at the median than the lowest-earning major at the median.2The...
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