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2017

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The Effect of Work First Job Placements on the Distribution of Earnings: An Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression Approach, David H. Autor, Susan Houseman, and Sari Pekkala Kerr
Publication: Journal Articles

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Net Impact and Benefit-Cost Estimates of the Workforce Development System in Washington State, Kevin Hollenbeck and Wei-Jang Huang
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

2016

Workforce Innovation Fund, Ben Damerow , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

Net Impact and Cost-Benefit Evaluation of Washington State’s Workforce Training System, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Net Impact and Benefit-Cost Estimates of the Workforce Development System in Washington State, Kevin Hollenbeck and Wei-Jang Huang
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

Older Workers Labor Force Participation Rate, Christopher J. O'Leary , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

2015

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Toward a More Intelligent Workforce Development System, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Book Chapters

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Sectoral Initiatives and Opportunity Youth, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

Michigan Prisoner Reentry Pilot, Robert A. Straits , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Selected Public Workforce Development Programs in the United States: Lessons Learned for Older Workers, Stephen A. Wandner, David E. Balducchi, and Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: External Papers and Reports

2014

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Increasing the Efficiency and Effectiveness of the Workforce System through Improved Performance Measures, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Presentations

How Sectoral Initiatives Can Help to Solve the Youth Unemployment Problem, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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The Role of Sectoral Initiatives in Solving the Employment Problems of Opportunity Youth, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Policy Papers

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Net Impact and Benefit-Cost Estimates of the Workforce Development System in Washington State, Kevin Hollenbeck and Wei-Jang Huang
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

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Mass Incarceration and Employment, Steven Raphael
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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The New Scarlet Letter? Negotiating the U.S. Labor Market with a Criminal Record, Steven Raphael
Publication: Upjohn Press

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Public workforce programs during the Great Recession, Stephen A. Wandner and Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Journal Articles

2013

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Background, Purpose, and Methodology [Introduction to The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: The Role of Workforce Programs], Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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State Approaches to the Recovery Act's Workforce Development Provisions, Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: The Role of Workforce Programs, Burt S. Barnow and Richard A. Hobbie
Publication: Upjohn Press

Assessment of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Workforce and Unemployment Insurance Provisions, Randall W. Eberts , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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How Local Workforce Investment Boards Can Help Support Job Creation, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Data Analysis of the Implementation of the Recovery Act Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions, Randall W. Eberts and Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Responding to the Needs of Workers during the Great Recession, Randall W. Eberts and Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

Net Impact and Cost-Benefit Evaluation of Washington State’s Workforce Training System, Kevin Hollenbeck , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Challenges and Accomplishments: States' Views, John Trutko and Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Adult and Dislocated Worker Programs, John Trutko and Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Trade Adjustment Assistance Program, Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

2012

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Implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions, Burt S. Barnow, Jing Cai, Yvette Chocolaad, Randall W. Eberts, Richard Hobbie, Joyce Kaiser, Tara Smith, John Trutko, Wayne Vroman, and Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: External Papers and Reports

Local Job Creation in the U.S. (OECD-LEED), Randall W. Eberts , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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Data Analysis of the Implementation of the Recovery Act: Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions, Randall W. Eberts and Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Book Chapters

2011

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Lessons from the WIA Performance Measures, Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

The Workforce Investment Act: Implementation Experiences and Evaluation Findings, Douglas J. Besharov and Phoebe H. Cottingham
Publication: Upjohn Press

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An Overview of WIA, Dianne Blank, Laura Heald, and Cynthia Fagnoni
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Challenge of Measuring Performance, William S. Borden
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Introduction [to The Workforce Investment Act], Phoebe H. Cottingham and Douglas J. Besharov
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Setting the Standards: Performance Targets and Benchmarks, Pascal Courty, Carolyn J. Heinrich, and Gerald Marschke
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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U.S. Employment and Training Programs and Performance Standards System Design, Pascal Courty, Carolyn J. Heinrich, Gerald Marschke, and Jeffrey Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Measuring Government Performance: An Overview of Dysfunctional Responses, Pascal Courty and Gerald Marschke
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The JTPA Incentive System: Implementing Performance Measurement and Funding, Pascal Courty and Gerald Marschke
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Ten Years of WIA Research, Paul T. Decker
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Recent Advances in Performance Measurement of Federal Workforce Development Programs, Randall W. Eberts, Timothy J. Bartik, and Wei-Jang Huang
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Introduction [to What Works in Work-First Welfare], Andrew R. Feldman
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

What Works in Work-First Welfare: Designing and Managing Employment Programs in New York City, Andrew R. Feldman
Publication: Upjohn Press

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One-Stop Management and the Private Sector, David Heaney
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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A Formal Model of a Performance Incentive System, James J. Heckman, Carolyn J. Heinrich, and Jeffrey Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Do Short-Run Performance Measures Predict Long-Run Impacts?, James J. Heckman, Carolyn J. Heinrich, and Jeffrey Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Lessons for Advancing Future Performance Standards Systems, James J. Heckman, Carolyn J. Heinrich, and Jeffrey Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Performance Standards and the Potential to Improve Government Performance, James J. Heckman, Carolyn J. Heinrich, and Jeffrey Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Do the Determinants of Program Participation Data Provide Evidence of Cream Skimming?, James J. Heckman and Jeffrey Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Local Responses to Performance Incentives and Implications for Program Outcomes, Carolyn J. Heinrich
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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A Nonexperimental Evaluation of WIA Programs, Carolyn J. Heinrich, Peter R. Mueser, Kenneth R. Troske, Kyung-Seong Jeon, and Daver C. Kahvecioglu
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Short-Term Net Impact Estimates and Rates of Return, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Interaction of Workforce Development Programs and Unemployment Compensation by Individuals with Disabilities in Washington State, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: External Papers and Reports

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Nonexperimental Impact Evaluations, Haeil Jung and Maureen A. Pirog
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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The Use of Market Mechanisms, Christopher T. King and Burt S. Barnow
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Customized Training, David A. Long
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Neither Easy Nor Cheap, Sheena McConnell, Peter Schochet, and Alberto Martini
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Designing Reliable Impact Evaluations, Larry L. Orr, Stephen H. Bell, and Jacob A. Klerman
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Improving Impact Evaluation in Europe, Jeffrey Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Eligible Training Provider Lists and Consumer Report Cards, Carl E. Van Horn and Aaron Fichtner
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Financial Performance Incentives, Stephen A. Wandner and Michael Wiseman
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

2010

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Do Temporary-Help Jobs Improve Labor Market Outcomes for Low-Skilled Workers? Evidence from "Work First", David H. Autor and Susan N. Houseman
Publication: Journal Articles

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Individual Training Accounts Provided under the U.S. Workforce Investment Act, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Conference Papers

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Setting and Adjusting Workforce Performance Targets, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Conference Papers

Mothers' Work and Children's Lives: Low-Income Families after Welfare Reform, Rucker C. Johnson, Ariel Kalil, and Rachel E. Dunifon
Publication: Upjohn Press

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The Road to Welfare Reform, Rucker C. Johnson, Ariel Kalil, and Rachel E. Dunifon
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Policies for Displaced Workers: An American Perspective, Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Unemployment after Welfare Reform, Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

SCOPE: Securing Children’s Opportunities, Possibilities and Empowerment Program, Robert A. Straits , Principal Investigator
Publication: Current & Recent Research Projects

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From Workforce Research to Workforce Policy, Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Introduction [to Solving the Reemployment Puzzle], Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Solving the Reemployment Puzzle: From Research to Policy, Stephen A. Wandner
Publication: Upjohn Press

2009

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What We Know about the Impacts of Workforce Investment Programs, Burt S. Barnow and Jeffrey A. Smith
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Evaluating Job Training in Two Chinese Cities, Benu Bidani, Niels-Hugo Blunch, Chor-ching Goh, and Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: Book Chapters

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Evaluating Job Training in Two Chinese Cities, Benu Bidani, Niels-Hugo Blunch, Chor-ching Goh, and Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: Journal Articles

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Improving Performance Measures for the Nation's Workforce Development System, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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The Response of the U.S. Workforce System to the Needs of Workers During the Current Recession, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Conference Papers

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U.S. Training and Re-training Programs in the Economic Crisis, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Periodical Articles

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Tools to Transform the Workforce Development System, Randall W. Eberts and Christopher J. O'Leary
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Does the Workforce Investment Act Work?, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Conference Papers

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Evaluating WIA Using Administrative Data, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Conference Papers

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Net Impacts of Workforce Development Programs on Individuals with Low Earnings, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Presentations

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Return on Investment Analysis of a Selected Set of Workforce System Programs in Indiana, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

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Workforce Investment Act (WIA) Net Impact Estimates and Rates of Return, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Conference Papers

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Workforce System Net Impact Estimates and Rates of Return: Performance Measures?, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Presentations

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Employment and Training Policy in the United States during the Economic Crisis, Christopher J. O'Leary and Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Conference Papers

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Setting and Adjusting Performance Goal Targets, Gloria Salas-Kos and Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Conference Papers

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Women, Work, and Welfare Reform, Kristin S. Seefeldt
Publication: Employment Research Newsletter

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Correctional Programs in the Age of Mass Incarceration: What Do We Know about "What Works", John H. Tyler and Jillian Berk
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

2008

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Net Impact Evaluation of Michigan's JET (Jobs, Education, and Training) Program, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Reports

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The United States: How Partnerships Can Overcome Policy Gaps, Randall W. Eberts
Publication: Book Chapters

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On the Feasibility and Advisability of Conducting a Return on Investment Analysis of the Indiana Workforce System, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Reports

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Sensitivity Testing of Net Impact Estimates of Workforce Development Programs Using Administrative Data, Kevin Hollenbeck
Publication: Upjohn Institute Working Papers

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Workforce Program Performance Indicators for The Commonwealth of Virginia, Kevin Hollenbeck and Wei-Jang Huang
Publication: Upjohn Institute Technical Reports

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Activation from Income Support in the US, Benno Quade, Christopher J. O'Leary, and Ockert Dupper
Publication: Book Chapters

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Boosting the Earnings and Employment of Low-Skilled Workers in the United States: Making Work Pay and Removing Barriers to Employment and Social Mobility, Steven Raphael
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

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Moving from Welfare to Work, Kristin S. Seefeldt
Publication: Upjohn Press Book Chapters

Working After Welfare: How Women Balance Jobs and Family in the Wake of Welfare Reform, Kristin S. Seefeldt
Publication: Upjohn Press

2007

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Do Temporary Jobs Help Low-Skilled Workers? Surprising Data from Detroit, David H. Autor and Susan N. Houseman
Publication: Journal Articles