Labor Markets and Skills

The most important policy to boost economic opportunity is one that focuses on shifting the occupational mix toward fewer low-wage jobs and more middle-wage ones.
Labor Markets and Skills
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April 1, 2013
How the "Phone Phreaks" model is a good example for inspiring interest and experimentation in STEM students today.
March 11, 2013
The I-Squared Act is an important step in the right direction.
February 10, 2013
America can’t afford fighting over efforts like I-squared that are key ingredients in STEM reform.
December 13, 2012
The United States faces a critical problem: an increasingly unskilled workforce. But what are we doing about it?
December 7, 2012
Rob Atkinson will moderate a panel discussion will address challenges and possibilities for the future of STEM education at the Embassy of Sweden.
October 29, 2012
STEM education is critical to U.S. competitiveness and should not be politicized.
October 15, 2012
As the 2012 presidential campaign moves in the final stage, ITIF is presenting general principles and specific recommendations across several policy areas.
September 5, 2012
As the 2012 presidential campaign moves in the final stage, ITIF is presenting general principles and specific recommendations across several policy areas.
July 19, 2012
The federal government should support the designation of a core of approximately 20 leading “manufacturing universities.”
June 6, 2012
ITIF president Rob Atkinson will present at the STEM Enterprise: Measures for Innovation and Competitiveness Workshop on June 6, 2012.

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