Measures progress and challenges in implementing the workforce and UI provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act.

[The authors] provide useful information about the nature of the workforce development and UI policy decisions made nationwide in response to the recession, state and local administrators’ perspectives on the policy developments and economic challenges, and implementation of key Recovery Act provisions. The majority of the report focuses on workforce investment initiatives in the Recovery Act other than UI, and UI is covered in the last chapter (p.19). (Abstractor: Website Staff)

Full Publication Title: Early Implementation of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act : Workforce Development and Unemployment Insurance Provisions