C2ER Annual Conference + LMI Institute Annual Forum 2022 Call for Sessions

The Council for Community and Economic Research (C2ER) and the Labor Market Information (LMI) Institute are currently soliciting proposals for the next annual conference and forum, which is currently planned to be a hybrid event June 13 – 17, 2022. Assuming in-person gatherings are safe, the in-person component will take place in Columbus, Ohio! The theme this […]

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COVID-19 & The Labor Market: Equitable Recovery Through Human Infrastructure

Dr. Angela Jackson opened the LMI Institute’s panel entitled Gender, Race, and Ethnicity: The impact of COVID-19 on the Labor Market Recession and Recovery. Dr. Jackson has led New Profit’s Future of Work Initiative, a movement seeking to close the career-readiness gap for Americans from low-income backgrounds. She recently launched a $6 million Future of […]

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Federal Partners Panel: An Update from Agency Leaders

Dr. Mary Bohman, Acting Director and Deputy Director of the Bureau of Economic Analysis (BEA), Dr. William Beach, Commissioner of the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), and Dr. Ron Jarmin, Acting Director of the U.S. Census Bureau, gathered at the 61st Annual C2ER Conference and LMI Institute Forum’s Federal Partners Panel event to discuss […]

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Unveiling Our Preliminary Keynote Speakers

Unveiling Our Preliminary Keynote Speakers Monday Tuesday Welcome Keynote Kelly Schulz, Secretary Maryland Department of Commerce Tuesday Tuesday Economic Outlook Keynote Dr. William Spriggs, Professor, Howard University AFL-CIO Chief Economist Wednesday Thursday Tracking the Impact of COVID-19 on Businesses Eric Canada, CEO Blane Canada, Ltd. Hudson Riehle, Senior VP National Restaurant Association Thursday Thursday Workforce […]

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