Timothy J. Bartik is a Senior Economist at the W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. His research focuses on state and local economic development and local labor markets, including research in the following areas: evaluating economic development programs, how investment in early childhood programs affects local economies, the benefits of higher education institutions for local economic development, and alternative policies for increasing labor demand for the poor.
Timothy J. Bartik
Senior Economist, W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research