Newest Resources

The Work of Leisure: Behind the Scenes of the Massachusetts Leisure, Hospitality and Tourism Industry
The Boston Foundation, June 2018

Boston’s Economy 2018
Boston Planning & Development Agency, June 2018

OWD FY17 Annual Report: Taking Action for Economic Equality
Mayor’s Office of Workforce Development, May 2018

Summer Jobs Report 2017
Boston Private Industry Council, Feb. 2018

Neighborhood Jobs Trust Impact Report, 2016-2017
Mayor’s Office of Workforce Development, Jan. 2018

 

Resources by Subject

Education/ESOL
Economy/Labor Market

Boston's Economy 2018
Boston Planning & Development Agency, June 2018

Expanding Opportunity: Draft Report
Imagine Boston, Nov. 2016

Health & Income: The Impact of Changes to Boston’s Living Wage Ordinance on the Health of Living Wage Workers
Boston Public Health Commission, 2016

Boston’s Workforce: An Assessment of Labor Market Outcomes and Opportunities
Boston Redevelopment Authority, March 2016

Mayor Walsh's Economic Inclusion & Equity Agenda
Office of Mayor Martin J. Walsh, 2016

Boston’s Economy
Boston Redevelopment Authority, 2015

The Color of Wealth in Boston
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, 2015

Shape of the City: Making Boston America’s Upwardly Mobile City
The Boston Foundation, 2015

Immigrants

Boston's Immigrants: An Essential Component of a Strong Economy
Jewish Vocational Service (JVS) & Massachusetts Institute of Technology, May 2017

The Importance of Immigrants to Boston's Continued Prosperity
Boston Planning & Development Agency, April 2017

Industries

The Work of Leisure: Behind the Scenes of the Massachusetts Leisure, Hospitality and Tourism Industry
The Boston Foundation, June 2018

Boston's Creative Economy: An Update
Boston Planning & Development Agency, April 2017

Information & Communication Technology: Shared Prosperity in the Digital Age
SkillWorks, 2016

Career Pathways to Quality Jobs in Construction, Hospitality, and Healthcare
Mayor’s Office of Workforce Development & UMass Boston’s Center for Social Policy, 2016

High Tech Industries in Boston
Boston Redevelopment Authority, 2015

Older Workers

Age-Friendly Boston Action Plan
City of Boston, June 2017

OWD Annual Reports

OWD FY17 Annual Report: Taking Action for Economic Equality
Mayor's Office of Workforce Development, May 2018

OWD FY16 Annual Report: Turning Boston’s Growth into Opportunities for All
Mayor’s Office of Workforce Development, 2017

OWD FY15 Annual Report: Building an Inclusive Economy
Mayor’s Office of Workforce Development, 2015

OWD Initiative Reports

Neighborhood Jobs Trust Impact Report, 2016-2017
Mayor's Office of Workforce Development, Jan. 2018

Wealth Building at Tax Time: Boston's Financial Check-Up as an Economic Mobility Tool
Mayor's Office of Financial Empowerment, July 2017

An Evaluation of the Boston Youth Credit Building Initiative: Baseline Report
Northeastern University Dukakis Center for Urban and Regional Policy, June 2017

Metro Boston Skilled Careers in Life Sciences (SCILS) Initiative, 2012-2016
Boston Private Industry Council, 2016

2014-2015 Neighborhood Jobs Trust Impact Report
Mayor’s Office of Workforce Development, 2016

Women

Boston Women’s Workforce Council Report
Boston Women’s Workforce Council, 2016

Youth