Helping workers find and keep good jobs: An interview with Harry Holzer, Georgetown University – Episode #2

holzerWhat are the some of the key longer-term trends in job quality and dynamics in the U.S. and what are the implications for U.S. workers? To explore that topic, we’re joined by a leading expert on those topics, Harry Holzer. He is a Professor of Public Policy at Georgetown University and the former Chief Economist at the U.S. Department of Labor. He has written widely on the topic of low-wage labor markets and, in particular, the problems of minority workers in urban areas. He is also the co-author of the book Where are all the good jobs going?, published by the Russell Sage Foundation.