The Workforce Investment Act: Implementation Experiences and Evaluation Findings
This volume examines WIA’s objectives and the evidence on program performance and impact. The chapters are organized into five general areas: 1) understanding WIA, 2) program implementation, 3) performance management, 4) impact evaluations, and 5) future evaluation choices.
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WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT; Public training programs; WIA, JTPA, and CETA; On the job training; Incumbent worker training
Besharov, Douglas J., and Phoebe H. Cottingham, eds. 2011. The Workforce Investment Act: Implementation Experiences and Evaluation Findings. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.