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ERIC Number: EJ676877
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2003
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ISSN: ISSN-0019-7939
The Hazards of Training: Attrition and Retention in Construction Industry Apprenticeship Programs.
Bilginsoy, Cihan
Industrial and Labor Relations Review, v57 n1 p54-67 Oct 2003
Of 12,715 construction industry apprentices, 39% graduated, 47% canceled, and 14% were still enrolled. Completion was more likely in programs sponsored jointly by employers and unions. Women and ethnic/racial minorities had lower completion rates than men and whites. Duration of apprenticeship increased with the unemployment rate. (Contains 18 references.) (SK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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