A recent episode of Urban’s podcast, Critical Value, explores Atlanta's local workforce system.
Urban's updated State Economic Monitor shows the trajectory of state labor markets as they collapsed and recovered from the Great Recession.
More employers are expanding benefit offerings to include financial education and empowerment.
The Trump administration continues to advance work requirements in federal health, nutrition, and rental assistance programs.
Temporary or contractual jobs that lack benefits, job security, and child care present challenges to public housing residents.
The Kentucky programs have operated for less than a year, but each apprenticeship examined by Urban researchers demonstrates tangible, practical benefits.