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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

Hilary Hoynes, Professor of the University of California Berkeley, will present the 15th Annual Usery Distinguished Lecture “Safety Net Investments in Children” on November 5th, 10:30 am in AYSPS Room 749/750.
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