Welfare law: HR's role in employment

Laabs, Jennifer J.
January 1998
Workforce;Jan1998, Vol. 77, p30
Probes the impact of the welfare law enacted in 1997 on American companies. Mandating of organizations to hire welfare recipients; Financial incentives offered to employers under the Work Opportunity Tax Credit; Solution to labor shortage; Challenges of retaining welfare recipients in the workforce; Job-readiness training.


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