Employment for Veterans: Trends and Programs

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This report discusses veterans' employment trends and programs. The first section presents data on veterans' employment outcomes, identifying recent trends, and discussing issues to consider when interpreting veterans' employment data. The following sections present brief discussions of existing programs that provide employment-related services to veterans. These services are divided into (1) general programs that are broadly available to veterans, (2) programs that target veterans with service-connected disabilities, and (3) competitive grant programs that provide additional employment-related services to veterans but may be limited in scope or availability.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: October 23, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Collins, Benjamin

Analyst in Labor Policy

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Bradley, David H.

Specialist in Labor Economics

Creator (Author):
Dortch, Cassandria

Analyst in Education Policy

Creator (Author):
Kapp, Lawrence

Specialist in Military Manpower Policy

Creator (Author):
Scott, Christine

Specialist in Social Policy

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: October 23, 2012
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United States
Description:

This report discusses veterans' employment trends and programs. The first section presents data on veterans' employment outcomes, identifying recent trends, and discussing issues to consider when interpreting veterans' employment data. The following sections present brief discussions of existing programs that provide employment-related services to veterans. These services are divided into (1) general programs that are broadly available to veterans, (2) programs that target veterans with service-connected disabilities, and (3) competitive grant programs that provide additional employment-related services to veterans but may be limited in scope or availability.

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20 pages.

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