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National Longitudinal Surveys

NLS User Outreach


Conference – Shaping a New NLSY Cohort: funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF)

Session topics: The Supply of Labor for Future Job Markets, The Role of the Military, Education and Training, Operational Considerations, Cognitive Skills, Non-cognitive Skills in Childhood and Adolescence, Non-normative Behaviors, Childhood Development-Retrospective and Contemporaneous Information, Family Background and Household Composition, and Indicators of Health. 


Discussions with Federal Agencies:  Including Department of Defense (DOD), Department of Education (ED), Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD), Department of Justice (DOJ), Department of Labor (DOL), Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), National Institutes of Health (NIH).


Focus Groups: (1) Employment, Jobs, and the Future of Work; (2) Children and Family; (3) Physical Health; (4) Mental Health; (5) International Surveys and Youth; (6) Perspectives from Think Tanks on Youth.

NLS Stakeholder Survey: Gathered information from NLS Stakeholders to help BLS plan for the new NLSY26 cohort.  [Summary of NLS Stakeholder Survey Responses]

Last Modified Date: November 8, 2022