Early Implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions Interim Report
Center for Employment Security Education and Research (CESER)
National Association of State Workforce Agencies (NASWA)
This paper reports early findings of a study of the successes and challenges in implementing the workforce and unemployment insurance provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA). The report's primary areas of focus include: the ARRA's workforce development provisions; the Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Adult and Dislocated Worker Programs; Wagner-Peyser Employment Services; the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) program; labor market information (LMI); Unemployment Insurance (UI); and data analysis of ARRA's workforce development and UI provisions.