Evaluating the Impact of Demographic Characteristics and JTPA Program Services on Unsubsidized Employment

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This paper evaluated the effects of selected demographic characteristics and services received on obtaining unsubsidized employment by Job Training Partnership Act Program participants in the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Oklahoma in 1996 and 1997. The data used for this paper are from Title II A (Disadvantaged Adults) individualized records. Six variables were statistically significant across all four states. These variables were cash welfare benefits, high school grade completed, occupational classroom training with a goal, on-the-job training with a goal, work experience training with a goal, and the real three-year growth rate in retail/wholesale trade employment. included demographic ... continued below

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Driscoll, Michelle August 2001.

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This paper evaluated the effects of selected demographic characteristics and services received on obtaining unsubsidized employment by Job Training Partnership Act Program participants in the states of Arkansas, Louisiana, New Mexico, and Oklahoma in 1996 and 1997. The data used for this paper are from Title II A (Disadvantaged Adults) individualized records. Six variables were statistically significant across all four states. These variables were cash welfare benefits, high school grade completed, occupational classroom training with a goal, on-the-job training with a goal, work experience training with a goal, and the real three-year growth rate in retail/wholesale trade employment. included demographic characteristics, as well as service interventions.

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Driscoll, Michelle. Evaluating the Impact of Demographic Characteristics and JTPA Program Services on Unsubsidized Employment, thesis, August 2001; Denton, Texas. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc5816/: accessed September 20, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .