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Philip Moss

Philip Moss
Philip I MossProfessor
  • CollegeCollege of Fine Arts, Humanities and Social Sciences
  • DepartmentEconomics
  • Phone(978) 934-2787
  • EmailPhilip_Moss@uml.edu

Research Interests

Labor Economics, Urban Economics, Regional and Local Development

Low wage labor markets Income distribution City economic development

Education

  • Ph D: Economics, (1978), M.I.T. - Cambridge, MA
  • BA: Economics, (1969), Johns Hopkins University - Baltimore, Maryland

Awards and Honors

  • Jeanne S. Mattersdorf Award of Membership in the National Tax Association
  • National Science Foundation Fellowship - National Science Foundation
  • Phi Beta Kappa
  • Woodrow Wilson Fellowship

Publications

  • Lazonick, W.H., Moss, P.I., Salzman, H., Tulum, Ö. (2014) "Skill Development and Sustainable Prosperity: Cumulative and Collective Careers versus Skill--Biased Technical Change," Institute for New Economic Thinking, Working Group on the Political Economy of Distribution; The Academic-Industry Research Network (theAIRnet) Working Paper No. 7
  • Moss, P.I., Salzman, H., Tilly, C. (2008) "Under construction: The continuing evolution of job structures in call centers," Industrial Relations 47:2
  • Moss, P.I., Salzman, H., Tilly, C. (2008) "Under construction: The continuing evolution of job structures in call centers," Industrial Relations 47:2 pp. 173-208
  • Banks, D., Moss, P.I. (2007) "Analysis of the Route 3 North expansion project and the public-private partnership between the Commonwealth of Massachusetts and Modern Continental Corporation by Danielle Banks,"
  • Moss, P.I. (2006) "The new division of labor: How computers are creating the next job market," Contemporary Sociology-a Journal of Reviews 35:4
  • Edward, J.C., Moss, P.I. (2005) "Designing the tax structure of Massachusets to promote economic and social development by John Edward,"
  • Driscoll, S., Moss, P.I. (2004) "The stories behind the statistics: a study of Brazilians working in eastern Massachusetts,"
  • Moss, P.I., Tilly, C. (1996) ""Soft" skills and race: An investigation of black men's employment problems," Work and Occupations 23:3 pp. 252-276
  • Forrant, W., Mass, W., Moss, P.I. (1996) "From the Inside Out: Development Strategy for Lowell, Massachusetts," University of Massachusetts at Lowell. Center for Industrial Competitiveness
  • Moss, P.I., Tilly, C. (1995) "Skills and Race in Hiring: Quantitative Findings from Face-to-Face Interviews," Eastern Economic Journal 21:3 pp. 357-374
  • Moss, P.I. (1989) "Impact of Service Industries on Underemployment in Metropolitan Economies - Sheets,rg, Nord,s, Phelps,jj," Industrial & labor relations review 42:3
  • Moss, P.I. (1988) "Employment Gains by Minorities, Women in Large City Government, 1976-83," Monthly Labor Review 111:11
  • Terkla, D.G., Doeringer, P.B., Moss, P.I. (1988) "Widespread Labor Stickiness in the New-England Offshore Fishing Industry - Implications for Adjustment and Regulation," Land Economics 64:1
  • Doeringer, P.B., Moss, P.I., Terkla, D.G. (1986) "Capitalism and Kinship - do Institutions Matter in the Labor-Market," Industrial & labor relations review 40:1

Contracts, Fellowships, Grants and Sponsored Research

  • The Community Leadership Development Program (2009), Grant -
    Moss, P.I. (Principal)
  • The Community Leadership Development Program (2008), Grant -
    Moss, P.I. (Principal)
  • (2008), - The Abbot and Dorothy Stevens Foundation
    Moss, P.
  • (2009), - International Labour Organization
    Moss, P.
  • LRA Properties Research (2008), Grant -
    Moss, P.I. (Principal)
  • Shelter Program Database (2008), -
    Moss, P.I. (Principal)
  • Research Support for Food Processing (2007), Grant -
    Moss, P.I. (Principal)
  • (2002), Grant - U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development
    Moss, P., MacDougall, J., McCormack, A., Tilly, C., Turcotte, D.
  • (2001), - Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Department of Economic Development
    Moss, P., Tilly, C., Salzman, H.
  • (1999), - Future of Work Program, Russell Sage and Rockefeller Foundations
    Moss, P., Forrant, R., Salzman, H., Tilly, C.
  • (2000), - Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Department of Economic Development
    Moss, P., Forrant, R., Tilly, C.
  • (1996), - Alfred P. Sloan Foundation and Jobs for the Future
    Moss, P., Salzman, H., Tilly, C.
  • (1996), - Jerome Levy Economics Institute
    Moss, P., Lazonick, W., O'Sullivan, M., Forrant, R., Mass, W.
  • (1993), - Ford Foundation, the Russell Sage Foundation, and the Rockefeller Foundation
    Moss, P., Kirschenman, J., Tilly, C.
  • (1996), - Ford Foundation
    Moss, P., Kirschenman, J., Tilly, C.
  • (1995), - City of Lowell
    Moss, P., Forrant, R., Mass, W.
  • (1994), - Rockefeller Foundation
    Moss, P., Kirschenman, J., Tilly, C.
  • (1992), - Ford Foundation and the Russell Sage Foundation
    Moss, P., Bluestone, B., Tilly, C., Uriarte, M.
  • (1991), - Social Science Research Council
    Moss, P., Tilly, C.
  • (1990), - Social Science Research Council
    Moss, P., Tilly, C.
  • (1982), - U.S. Department of State
    Moss, P., Doeringer, P., Terkla, D.