Disability's Deep Costs

Heintz, Nadine
June 2003
Inc.;Jun2003, Vol. 25 Issue 6, p30
Focuses on employment of disabled persons in the U.S. Increase in the number of people who collect Social Security Disability Insurance; Impact of the increase on the economy; Services provided by DisabilityInfo.gov.


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