The impact of inequality on young workers’ career progression

Grant Type: academic

Grant Year: 2015

Grant Amount: $45,000

Grant description:

Research shows that a worker’s first few years in the labor force have outsized effects over their entire lifetime earning’s trajectory. This project will look at how earnings, employment, and job transitions have changed for young workers over the past three decades. The researcher will also look at how rising income inequality affects career outcomes.

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