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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

Raj Chetty, Professor of Economics at Stanford University presented the 13th Annual Usery Distinguished Lecture “Improving Equality of Opportunity in America: Lessons from Big Data” on Monday, October 3rd, 10:30 am in AYSPS Room 749/750.
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