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Edward Glaeser
May 2024, Paper: "Are developing-world cities engines of opportunities for low-wage earners? In this study, we track a cohort of young low-income workers in Brazil for thirteen…
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Peter Tufano
May 14, 2024, Opinion: "Intentional cooperation between two organizations — BlackRock, a major asset management firm, and national non-profit, Commonwealth — created the…
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Joseph Fuller
May 12, 2024, Opinion: "In recent years companies have removed college-degree requirements from many of their job postings. They’ve done this for good reason: Talent is scarce,…
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Dani Rodrik, Rohan Sandhu
The future of developing countries is in services as that is where the jobs will be. Enhancing productivity in labor-absorbing services must be an essential priority, for reasons…
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Dani Rodrik
April 16, 2024, Opinion: "Many countries’ recent experiences show that boosting manufacturing employment is like chasing a fast-receding target. Automation and skill-biased…
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Jason Furman
April 11, 2024, Video: "Jason Furman, Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government professor and former CEA chairman under President Obama, joins CNBC's 'Squawk Box' to discuss why he…
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William Kerr, Prithwiraj Choudhury, Marco Tabellini
April 11, 2024, Opinion: "Long-term labor shortages continue to stoke debates about immigration policy in the United States. We asked Harvard Business School faculty members to…
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Karen Dynan
April 9, 2024, Opinion: "The Peterson Institute for International Economics is…
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Lawrence H. Summers
April 5, 2024, Video: "On this edition of Wall Street Week, Ray Dalio, Bridgewater Associates Founder & CIO Mentor revisits lessons he's learned from taking a strong and…
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March 29, 2024, Paper: "Despite a large literature on team incentives, studies on teams in a purely financial sense are limited. In such environments, team members independently…