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"In the U.S., the odds of being low skilled are ten times higher for low-educated adults born to low-educated parents than for higher-educated adults born to higher-educated parents, much greater than in other countries."—OECD
The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act: The Role of Workforce Programs
Burt S. Barnow and Richard A. Hobbie, Editors
This book examines the nature of the workforce development and UI policy decisions made nationwide in response to the recession, state and local administrators’ perspectives on the policy developments and economic challenges, and implementation of key Recovery Act provisions, with a particular focus on workforce development initiatives in the Recovery Act.