Date Published: 
December 16, 2016

Dr. Jaclyn Piatak's brief, "Gender, Employment Sector, and Displacement: An Examination of Mecklenburg County during the Jobless Recovery Period", explores gender differences in employment outcomes for the United States as a whole, and North Carolina and Mecklenburg County in particular—with a focus on the jobless recovery period following the 2008 Recession.  Dr. Piatak is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Political Science and Public Administration at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, as well as a W+GRA Research Affiliate and W+GRA Advisory Board member.  Her research brief was financially supported by W+GRA.