Welfare, jobs and basic skills: the employment prospects of welfare recipients in the most populous U.S. counties
Series or Serial: NCSALL Reports #10B
Publisher: Harvard Graduate School of Education
Published At: Cambridge, MA
Date Published: 1999
Distributor: Milken Institute
Source Address: 1250 Fourth Street
Source City/State/Zip: Santa Monica CA 90401
Phone: (310) 998-2600
Material Type: Research/Technical Report
Intended Audience: General
Physical Media: Print
Physical Description: 59 p.
Subjects: Welfare Services; Welfare Recipients; Education Work Relationship; Adult Basic Education; Educational Research
The article evaluates the basic skills and employment prospects of current recipients of Temporary Assistance to Needy Families (TANF), a new federal welfare program that began in 1996 and was designed to reduce welfare roles by moving recipients to self-sufficiency.
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