Building Economic Self-Sufficiency

The Institute for Research on Poverty released a policy brief that explores additional ways to encourage self-sufficiency and well-being among vulnerable families beyond employment. Authors of the brief highlight training and education systems, information and incentives for community colleges, and on-the-job training at the secondary school level as potential cost-effective ways to build skills and earnings among this demographic.
Record Type: 
Research-To-Practice Brief
Publication Date: 
September, 2014
Date: 
September 2014
Source: 
Partner Resources
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Employment
  • Education and Training
    • Career Pathways
    • Post-secondary Education