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More Than a Job: Final Results from the Evaluation of the Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO) Transitional Jobs Program

  • Organization: MDRC
  • Document Type: Report
  • Date Created: Monday, April 02, 2012
  • Submitted: Monday, April 02, 2012
  • Attachment(s): LINK

This report presents the final results of the evaluation of the Center for Employment Opportunities (CEO). The three-year evaluation found that CEO substantially increased employment for participants early in the follow-up period but that the effects faded over time. CEO significantly reduced recidivism, with the most promising impacts occurring among a subgroup of formerly incarcerated participants who enrolled shortly after release from prison.

Executive Summary

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