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Welcome to the W.J. Usery Workplace Research Group.

The W.J. Usery Workplace Research Group includes scholars at the Andrew Young School with research interests bearing on the workplace, labor markets, education, health, and related areas. In addition, related activities include the annual W.J. Usery Distinguished Lecture Series, seminar speakers, and an occasional research conference.Barry Hirsch is the W.J. Usery Chair of the American Workplace and coordinates the Usery Workplace Research Group.



Research papers by UWRG faculty are available through the Usery Workplace Research Paper Series.
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Lecture Series

Robert Moffitt of Johns Hopkins University presents the 11th Annual Usery Distinguished Lecture “The Deserving Poor, the Family, and the U.S. Welfare System” on Wednesday, October 8th, 10:30-noon.
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