ERIC Number: EJ717412
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2004-Sep-22
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A Closer Look at the Employment Impact of the Americans with Disabilities Act
Hotchkiss, Julie L.
Journal of Human Resources, v39 n4 p887 Fall 2004
A replication of the findings regarding the decline in the employment among disabled people since the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) is presented. The decline seems to result from a drop in the labor force participation rate among those classified as disabled.
Descriptors: Disabilities, Labor Force Nonparticipants, Labor Force, Accessibility (for Disabled), Employment, Federal Legislation
University of Wisconsin Press, Journals Division, 1930 Monroe St., Madison, WI 53711-2059. Web site: http://www.ssc.wisc.edu/jhr/home.html.
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
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Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Americans with Disabilities Act 1990