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Understanding the Employment Outcomes of Trainees in the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) Program under the 2002 Amendments
This report presents suggestive evidence on aspects of training funded by the Trade Adjustment Assistance (TAA) program (under the 2002 amendments) that were associated with better outcomes for participants. The analysis ...
Wage Insurance and Wage Supplements: Final Evaluation and Design Report
This report outlines design parameters, evaluation methods, data sources, tasks, timelines and next steps for conducting a wage insurance and a wage supplement demonstration and accompanying evaluations. The report proposes ...
DOL Report on State Legislation Report 6 - Dec 2015
Worker Profiling and Reemployment Services Policy Workgroup
The Worker Profiling and Reemployment Services (WPRS) Policy Workgroup was established in January 1998. The WPRS Policy Workgroup was composed of State, Regional and Federal workforce development staff. The Policy Workgroup's ...
Using Workforce Data Quality Initiative Databases to Develop and Improve Consumer Report Card Systems
In 2010, DOL launched the Workforce Data Quality Initiative (WDQI), and by the time of this study, DOL had awarded grants totaling over $30 million to 29 states over three rounds of competition. Consumer Report Card Systems ...
Case Management for Self-Employment Success: Emerging Lessons from the Self-Employment Training Program
The Self-Employment Training (SET) pilot program is testing the benefits of using case management to support aspiring small business owners. As part of case management, SET advisers at experienced, carefully vetted ...
Unemployment Insurance - States' Reductions in Maximum Benefit Durations Have Implications for Federal Costs
This publication reports findings of a Government Accountability Office (GAO) review of nine states' reductions of maximum unemployment insurance (UI) benefit durations. The nine states reviewed were Arkansas (AR), Florida ...
Trend and Cycle Analysis of Unemployment Insurance and the Employment Service
This report traces historical developments in two major DOL programs: State Unemployment Insurance (UI) and the federal-state Employment Service (ES). Developments in the UI program are traced from the late 1940s while ES ...
An Analysis of the 1981-82 Changes in the Extended Benefit Program
In this report, the effects that recent changes introduced into the Extended Benefits (EB) Program in the early 1980s has had on the EB program is investigated. Quantitative estimates of the degree to which EB claims and ...