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Data-Driven Discoveries About the Real World of Work

The mission of the ADP Research Institute is to generate data-driven discoveries about the world of work, and to derive reliable economic indicators from these discoveries. Its two primary areas of focus are Labor Market trends, and issues related to People + Performance at work. Its commitment is to offer these discoveries to the world at large as our unique contribution to making the world of work better and more productive, and to bring greater prosperity to the economy at large. Whether you are a business leader, policy maker, academician, team leader, team member, HR or Talent practitioner, or social scientist, you can turn to the Institute for research that is methodologically sound, data that is reliable, and conclusions that are valid.

Ahu Yildirmaz

Ahu Yildirmaz, Ph.D.
Head of ADPRI Labor Market

Labor Market

As the Head of ADPRI’s Labor Market research, Ahu and her team provide insights on current and emerging issues in workforce trends and labor market conditions, including the world-renowned ADP National Employment Report and ADP Workforce Vitality Report. If you are interested in learning more about the latest trends in labor markets, including the new report on the Gig Workforce visit our Labor Market research.

Marcus Buckingham

Marcus Buckingham
Head of ADPRI People + Performance

People + Performance

As the Head of ADPRI’s People + Performance research, Marcus and his team provide insights into maximizing employee engagement, improving performance, and pioneering the future of how people work including the Global Study of Engagement. If you are interested in learning more about talent, development, productivity, the configuration of the most effective teams, engagement at work, and other talent related topics visit our People + Performance research.

Exclusive Reports and Insights

Articles & Insights

Top US Economists Colloborate

Top U.S. Economists Collaborate and Share Insights during ADP Research Institute Fourth Annual Labor Market Summit

Fourteen years ago, long before global events shifted the world of work, ADP started leveraging its payroll data to produce the National Employment Report as a free resource to help people better understand labor market conditions.
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State of the Labor Market Summit 2020

State of the Labor Market Summit

The ADP Research Institute State of the Labor Market Summit is an annual forum where the distinguished experts in the field of labor economics are gathered to discuss the state of the U.S. labor market and research findings derived from ADP’s unique data sets.

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A Post-Pandemic Workforce: Tracking Perspectives Amid COVID-19

A Post-Pandemic Workforce: Tracking Perspectives Amid COVID-19

ADP Research Institute® (ADPRI) has conducted a survey to take a detailed look at how workers in the United States have been affected during the first eight weeks of the global pandemic.
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