Counting Working-Age People with Disabilities: What Current Data Tell Us and Options for Improvement
AbstractThis book provides a systematic review of what current statistics and data on working-age people with disabilities can and cannot tell us, and how the quality of the data can be improved to better inform policymakers, advocates, analysts, service providers, administrators, and others interested in the at-risk population.
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Bibliographic InfoThis book is provided by W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research in its series Books from Upjohn Press with number cwap and published in 2009.
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