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- Industry hesitant to dip into welfare work force pool. Prewitt, Milford; Allen, Robin Lee // Nation's Restaurant News;10/06/97, Vol. 31 Issue 40, p5
Focuses on the attitude of restaurants toward recruiting welfare recipients in the United States. Support of restaurant organizations to welfare-to-work initiatives; Condition of the industry's labor market; Problems faced by restaurants in hiring former welfare recipients; Views on the work...
- Contract feeders open up jobs and doors to former welfare recipients. Blake, Kathy // Nation's Restaurant News;04/07/97, Vol. 31 Issue 14, p45
Focuses on foodservice contractors' hiring of former welfare recipients in the United States. Improvement of high-functioning teams; Lowering turnover rate; Transportation as a major hurdle for welfare recipients.
- Job Separation Behavior of Welfare Recipients: Results from a Unique Case Study. Gunderson, Jill Marie; Hotchkiss, Julie L. // Working Paper Series (Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta);May2004, Vol. 2004 Issue 12, p0
This paper uses a unique personnel data set to explore job separation behavior among welfare hires. Our results indicate that welfare hires are no less stable than similar nonwelfare hires; however, time until separation does differ across welfare status by reason for separation. We also found...
- Dole Numbers. Doherty, Brian // Reason;Jun2001, Vol. 33 Issue 2, p18
Discusses former United States President Bill Clinton's welfare-to-work program that encouraged federal administrative agencies to hire welfare recipients. Criticism against the pure make-work feature of the program; Conflict of the program on Clinton's objective of shrinking the bureaucracy.
- Paychecks or welfare checks can AFDC recipients support themselves? Burtless, Gary // Brookings Review;Fall94, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p34
Focuses on the welfare reform proposals in the United States Congress which aim to move recipients of the Aid to Families with Dependent Children off the welfare rolls and into the workforce. Earning trends among AFDC recipients; Availability of jobs for AFDC recipients; Policy responses.
- Welfare moms earn checks by tutoring at-risk youths. Tyson, Ann Scott // Christian Science Monitor;1/27/97, Vol. 89 Issue 42, p1
Reports that United States welfare mothers are offering their services as tutors in a bid to earn extra money. Where this program is being practiced; Why this program was implemented; Other jobs being accepted by welfare recipients in Chicago; Name of the program in Chicago; Comments from...
- Welfare reform: Making it work. DeMott, John S. // Nation's Business;Jun95, Vol. 83 Issue 6, p18
Discusses strategies on how to move people from welfare into productive individuals. Work attitude development; Involvement of the business sector; Cost of hiring reductions; Organization of welfare programs that require recipients to look for jobs; Establishment of an intermediary between...
- Will workfare work? Crispell, Diane // American Demographics;Nov97, Vol. 19 Issue 11, p35
Evaluates the efforts of American public officials to find jobs for welfare recipients. Disadvantages of finding jobs on public assistance; Competition for low-skilled jobs.
- A hidden source of talent. Greenberg, Herbert M. // HR Magazine;Mar97, Vol. 42 Issue 3, p88
Discusses about the effects of welfare reform on the job market. Matching career opportunities with abilities of welfare recipients; Two fundamental issues to be addressed for welfare people to find gainful employment; Projects in the late 60's and early 70's that helped welfare recipients find...