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Sarah Ayres Steinberg

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Innovations in Apprenticeship Report
Hanh Nguyen, an intern with the Immunogen Design Group, works at the AIDS Vaccine Design and Development Laboratory in New York City. (Chris Hondros)

Innovations in Apprenticeship

Forward-thinking employers across the country are demonstrating that apprenticeships can be used to build talent in growing, high-demand occupations.

Sarah Ayres Steinberg, Ethan Gurwitz

The Underuse of Apprenticeships in America Article
Apprentices with Ocean Spray Cranberries attend a ceremony at Gateway Technical College in Kenosha, Wisconsin. (Flickr/Gateway Technical College)

The Underuse of Apprenticeships in America

The United States lags behind its European counterparts in the use of apprenticeships, a proven workforce training tool that would help American businesses, workers, and the U.S. economy as a whole.

Sarah Ayres Steinberg, Ethan Gurwitz

Apprenticeship Expansion in England Report
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Apprenticeship Expansion in England

England demonstrates that there are policies lawmakers can enact to dramatically expand apprenticeships, win industry support, and improve outcomes for workers and businesses.

Sarah Ayres Steinberg, Ethan Gurwitz

Middle-Out for Millennials Report
A cap worn by graduate Paul Szeto of Cambridge, Massachusetts, reads,

Middle-Out for Millennials

Rebuilding our economy from the middle out—not from the top down—is central to creating an American economy that works for Millennials.

Sarah Ayres Steinberg

The High Cost of Youth Unemployment Report
Martina Ryberg, right, of Plymouth State University talks with Tara Rossetti of On Call International during a job fair for college students, Wednesday, April 4, 2012, in Manchester, New Hampshire. (AP/Jim Cole)

The High Cost of Youth Unemployment

The economic consequences of high youth unemployment are enduring, and failing to employ young people today will result in lost earnings, greater costs, and slower economic growth tomorrow.

Sarah Ayres Steinberg

10 Models for Student-Loan Repayment Report
Students walk the campus at Metropolitan State University in Denver, Thursday, February 28, 2013. (AP/Ed Andrieski)

10 Models for Student-Loan Repayment

This brief outlines the parameters of 10 different student-loan-repayment plans, highlights the benefits of each, and suggests issues for policymakers to take into account when considering each plan.

Sarah Ayres Steinberg