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Lauren Eyster

Senior Research Associate
Brief

This fact sheet highlights how states can align their workforce development activities with their strategies for economic growth.

May 9, 2017
Lauren Eyster,
Brief

This fact sheet highlights how states can invest in their workforce to promote economic development.

May 9, 2017
Norton Francis, Lauren Eyster
Working paper

State workforce and economic development interests naturally align. However, state-level collaboration between economic development and workforce development agencies and activities is not well understood. This paper explores opportunities for collaboration between state workforce and economic...

November 30, 2016
Lauren Eyster,
Brief

This brief looks at the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act of 2014 (WIOA) and its emphasis on coordination between economic development and workforce development programs. In fact, one WIOA’s main purposes is to better align workforce and economic development systems, more tightly...

October 9, 2015
Lauren Eyster