What Works in Work-First Welfare: Designing and Managing Employment Programs in New York City
This book is a case study of how New York City's welfare-to-work programs were managed and implemented in the mid 2000s. Feldman also analyzes the unique characteristics that differentiate it from other programs in place across the country.
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Feldman, Andrew R. 2011. What Works in Work-First Welfare: Designing and Managing Employment Programs in New York City. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.
978-0-88099-376-0 (cloth) ; 978-0-88099-375-3 (pbk)
UNEMPLOYMENT, DISABILITY, and POVERTY; Poverty and income support; Income support programs; WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT; Employment Service and public training; Job search assistance; Public training programs