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In the Media

Rhode Island: Economists eye impacts of Trump presidency

The Providence Journal — 11/10/2016

Less gridlock in Washington, higher interest rates, a strengthening dollar and the pressure to contain health-care costs are among the topics that economists suggest may impact Rhode Island's economy after Donald Trump's presidential win Tuesday. Read More

Harvard, striking dining hall workers make deal

The Boston Globe — 10/25/2016

Harvard University reached a tentative contract agreement early Tuesday with about 750 dining hall employees who have been on strike for nearly three weeks — the latest in a series of high-profile labor standoffs that have ended with a union claiming victory. Read More

Surprisingly good economic news for most of the Philly region — 09/15/2016

Higher wages for professionals and a jump in the number of low-end jobs combined to give the income of Philadelphians a surprising boost in 2015. Read More

Incomes up 5.6%, but R.I. still lag neighbors

The Providence Journal — 09/15/2016

Median household income in Rhode Island experienced among the highest rates of growth in the nation from 2014 to 2015, but the actual number in the Ocean State still lags behind many neighboring states in the Northeast. Read More

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Public Speaking & Presenting

Economic and Labor Market Developments and Outlook

“Opportunity Rising: Los Angeles Disconnected Youth”, City of LA WIB, Los Angeles, California, December 15, 2016

Workforce Development

“The Human Capital Deficit of Disconnected Youth in Philadelphia”, Community Empowerment and Opportunity, Philadelphia, PA August 18, 2016

Higher Education

Career and Technical Education Teachers, Edison High School, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, May 19, 2015

Disability, Higher Education, and the Labor Market

“Understanding Employer Risk in Recruiting, Screening and Hiring,” DisAbility Jobs Summit, Ohio Rehabilitation Services Commission, October 8, 2013.

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