Jobs and the Labor Force of Tomorrow: Migration, Training, Education

Jobs and the Labor Force of Tomorrow: Migration, Training, Education

by Michael A. Pagano (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780252083143
Publisher: University of Illinois Press
Publication date: 09/15/2017
Series: Urban Agenda Series
Pages: 136
Product dimensions: 8.80(w) x 5.90(h) x 0.60(d)

About the Author

Michael A. Pagano is Dean of the College of Urban Planning and Public Affairs and professor of public administration at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC). He is a fellow of the National Academy of Public Administration, faculty fellow of UIC 's Great Cities Institute, and editor of Remaking the Urban Social Contract, The Return of the Neighborhood as an Urban Strategy , and Metropolitan Resistance in a Time of Economic Turmoil .

Table of Contents

Preface and Acknowledgments Michael A. Pagano vii

Part 1 Overview

"The Future of Work: Urban Economies in Transition" Beth Gutelius Nik Theodore 3

Part 2 White Papers

"Human Capital in Context: Policies that Shape Urban U.S. Labor Markets" Laura Dresser 25

"Immigration to the United States in the Post-Civil Rights Years" Xóchitl Bada 45

"Toward Reframing the Open Door: Policy, Pedagogy, and Developmental Education in the Urban Community College" Gregory V. Larnell Twyla T. Blackmond Larnell John Bragelman 70

"The Millennials" Brad Harrington 93

Part 3 Synthesis

"9 to 5 to 0 and 1: The Future of Work" Rudy Faust 117

List of Contributors 125

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