ERIC Number: ED076842
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972-Sep-14
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Evaluation Study of Job Development in Standard Metropolitan Statistical Areas, Volume I of II. Final Report.
Booz, Allen Public Administration Services, Inc., Washington, DC.
This report is one of two evaluating job development activities being carried on in 16 metropolitan areas. Programmatic activities being explored include those of: (1) The Concentrated Employment Program, (2) The Work Incentive Program, (3) Job Opportunities in the Business Sector, (4) MDTA Institutional Program, (5) The Employment Service Program, and (6) Job Corps. Analyzed are the viability and effectiveness of current job development systems, reasons why some systems are more effective than others, major problems inhibiting the success of job development, best ways of reaching employers, basic improvements needed in the systems, and the best composition of a successful job development system. Personal interviews with over 2,000 persons and administrative and program reports in the 16 areas formed the data base for this evaluative assessment. A second report, mentioned above, is available in this issue as VT 020 232. (Author/SN)
Descriptors: Employer Employee Relationship, Employment Problems, Employment Programs, Job Development, Labor Force Development, Labor Utilization, Management Development, Management Systems, Metropolitan Areas, Postsecondary Education, Program Effectiveness, Program Evaluation, Success, Vocational Adjustment
National Technical Information Service, Springfield, Va. 22151 (PB 213 243, MF $0.95, HC $6.00)
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Sponsor: Manpower Administration (DOL), Washington, DC. Office of Policy, Evaluation, and Research.
Authoring Institution: Booz, Allen Public Administration Services, Inc., Washington, DC.