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Murnane’s current research examines the roles of Massachusetts community colleges in providing students with the skills and credentials needed to thrive in changing labor markets. His past research examined the impacts of technological changes on the wages of American workers, the impact of changes in the economy on trends in income inequality, and trends in private school enrollments. Murnane is a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences and the National Academy of Education and is a Fellow of the Society of Labor Economists.
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Supports law case demanding that State of Michigan ensure that Detroit students receive evidence-based literacy instruction at the elementary and secondary level.