Why America Needs a Better Bridge Between School and Career [HBS]
As the COVID-19 pandemic wanes, America faces a critical opportunity to close gaps that leave many workers behind, say Joseph Fuller and Rachel Lipson. What will it take?
"Over a year into the COVID-19 pandemic, there are hints of optimism as more people gain access to vaccines and the federal government injects more stimulus money into the economy. Yet, the outlook for workers remains mixed. The crisis has exacerbated existing inequities, and recent jobs gains reflect persistent disparities based on race, gender, age, and educational attainment."