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Sectoral Employment Impact Study: Random Assignment Evaluation

Public/Private Ventures

  • Program Education
  • Program Area Expanding Economic Opportunity
  • Grant Amount $141,000
  • Grant Period April 1, 2009–March 31, 2010
  • Location Philadelphia, PA, United States
  • Geographic Focus Boston, Milwaukee, New York

About this grant

This renewal grant to Public/Private Ventures will support an impact study of three sectoral employment programs — the Wisconsin Regional Training Partnership in Milwaukee, Jewish Vocational Services in Boston, and Per Scholas in the Bronx. The goal is to provide highly credible evidence to practitioners and policymakers that well-implemented sectoral employment training programs produce significant increases in employment and earnings for low-skilled, unemployed, or underemployed populations.