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Friday, March 21 • 4:05pm - 5:25pm
FR4.06 The Role of Labor and Employment in Urban Development

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Moderator: Janet M. Kelly, University of Louisville

  • Home-based Workers in Mexico City, Sector and Occupation 2005 and 2012
    Valentin Ibarra, El Colegio de México; Andrea Bautista, El Colegio de México

  • Evaluating Metropolitan Skills Mismatch
    Janet M. Kelly, University of Louisville; Barry Kornstein, University of Louisville

  • The Long Term Employment Impacts of Gentrification in the 1990s
    T. William Lester, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Daniel Hartley, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

  • Technological Change and Urban Jobs in Mexico
    Humberto Merritt, National Polytechnic Institute (IPN), MEXICO

  • Employment Growth and State Incentives for the Entertainment Industry: A Multi-State Analysis
    Ric Kolenda, Georgia State University  & Georgia Institute of Technology


Valentin Ibarra

El Colegio de México

Janet Kelly

University of Louisville
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Ric Kolenda

Adjunct Assistant Professor of Planning, Appalachian State University
Creative industries & economies | Equality of opportunity | The motion picture industry | Bike commuting & alternative transportation
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T. William Lester

Assistant Professor, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill
I am an Assistant Professor in the Department of City and Regional Planning at UNC Chapel Hill where I specialize in economic development and teach courses in quantitative methods. My research focuses on the role of labor market institutions in fostering greater equity at the urban and metropolitan scales.

Humberto Merritt

National Polytechnic Institute (IPN), MEXICO


Andrea Bautista

Research Assistant, El Colegio de México

Barry Kornstein

University of Louisville

Daniel Hartley

Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland


Janet Kelly

University of Louisville

Friday March 21, 2014 4:05pm - 5:25pm
Olivares Room (Westin River Level)