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View recording from the Inclusive Economic Development Event

Traditional economic development focused on attracting large companies promising many jobs has left behind many people in communities across the country, including...
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New Report: Connecting Young Adults To Employment

This report captures the insights of a variety of service providers helping to connect young adults to jobs in today’s labor market.
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New Report: Working Poor Families Project

This brief reviews the major forces shaping the future of work, including changes in labor and employment practices, business models, access to income and benefits,...
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