Meeting the Needs of Businesses through the Workforce Investment Act Adult and Dislocated Worker Programs

This issue brief, published by Mathematica Policy Research, Social Policy Research Associates, and the U.S. Department of Labor's Employment and Training Administration, describes the business services provided by 28 randomly selected local Workforce Investment Boards (LWIBs). These LWIBs participated in the Workforce Investment Act Adult and Dislocated Worker Programs Gold Standard Evaluation. The study measured how LWIBs met local business needs.
Record Type: 
Research-To-Practice Brief
Publication Date: 
November, 2015
Date: 
November 2015
Source: 
Partner Resources
OFA Initiatives: 
TANF/WIOA Resource Hub
TANF/WIOA Category: 
TANF/WIOA General Information
Topics/Subtopics: 
  • Employment
    • Job Development and Placement
    • Job Search
    • WIOA