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Job Training Policy in the United States

Edited by Christopher O'Leary, Robert Straits and Stephen A. Wandner

in Books from Upjohn Press from W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research

Abstract: This book provides a broad overview of federally funded job training programs as they exist today. The notable list of contributors review what training consists of and how training programs are implemented under WIA. In particular, they examine training service providers and methods of delivering training services, including the use of individual training accounts and eligible training provider lists.

Keywords: job training; workforce development; human capital; federal programs (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: J24 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 2004
ISBN: cloth 9780880993074 paper 9780880993067
Note: PDF is the book's first chapter. All chapters are available at http://research.upjohn.org/up_press/142/.
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