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National Job Corps Study: Assessing Program Effects on Earnings for Students Achieving Key Program Milestones


  • R. Mark Gritz
  • Terry Johnson


Using nonexperimental methods, presents estimates of the effects of Job Corps for participants who complete vocational training and those who do not, as well as for participants who obtain a GED and those who do not.

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  • R. Mark Gritz & Terry Johnson, "undated". "National Job Corps Study: Assessing Program Effects on Earnings for Students Achieving Key Program Milestones," Mathematica Policy Research Reports cd3931e24b8749679a34a733b, Mathematica Policy Research.
  • Handle: RePEc:mpr:mprres:cd3931e24b8749679a34a733b7248cd3

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    1. James J. Heckman & Hidehiko Ichimura & Petra E. Todd, 1997. "Matching As An Econometric Evaluation Estimator: Evidence from Evaluating a Job Training Programme," Review of Economic Studies, Oxford University Press, vol. 64(4), pages 605-654.
    2. Terry Johnson & R. Mark Gritz & Mary Kay Dugan, 2000. "National Job Corps Study: Job Corps Applicants' Programmatic Experiences," Mathematica Policy Research Reports d3b2a2ea7ff644d7a6f8961c9, Mathematica Policy Research.
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    4. Sheena McConnell & Steven Glazerman, 2001. "National Job Corps Study: The Benefits and Costs of Job Corps," Mathematica Policy Research Reports 19ff8678a108410587c5dfad0, Mathematica Policy Research.
    5. Heckman, James J. & Lalonde, Robert J. & Smith, Jeffrey A., 1999. "The economics and econometrics of active labor market programs," Handbook of Labor Economics, in: O. Ashenfelter & D. Card (ed.), Handbook of Labor Economics, edition 1, volume 3, chapter 31, pages 1865-2097, Elsevier.
    6. Peter Z. Schochet, 2001. "National Job Corps Study: Methodological Appendixes on the Impact Analysis," Mathematica Policy Research Reports c3abb7b819cd4bc5a09a865d6, Mathematica Policy Research.
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    10. Lee, Lung-Fei, 1983. "Generalized Econometric Models with Selectivity," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 51(2), pages 507-512, March.
    11. Terry Johnson & Mark Gritz & Russell Jackson & John Burghardt & Carol Boussy & Jan Leonard & Carlyn Orians, 1999. "National Job Corps Study: Report on the Process Analysis," Mathematica Policy Research Reports efc0cd05f0524a049779f797f, Mathematica Policy Research.
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