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  • Firms' office locations affect recent graduates' access to high-wage job opportunities

    Photo of U. of I. labor economist Russell Weinstein

    A firm’s decision on where to locate its branch offices has reverberations in higher education and students’ post-graduation upward income mobility, according to new research from U. of I. labor economist Russell Weinstein.

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  • Editor’s notes: To contact Russell Weinstein, call 217-300-6410; email

    The paper “Firm decisions and variation in the return to college: Evidence from employer recruiting” is available online.