DOL Evaluation Design Pre-Specification Plan: Reentry Programs

DOL Evaluation Design Pre-Specification Plan: Reentry Programs

Published: Mar 30, 2023
Publisher: U. S. Department of Labor, Chief Evaluation Office
Associated Project

Reentry Projects Grant Evaluation: Serving Justice Involved Adults and Young Adults

Time frame: 2017-2024

Prepared for:

U.S. Department of Labor, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Policy, Chief Evaluation Office



The Reentry Projects (RP) impact study is designed to answer key questions about the effects of reentry programs on RP participants’ labor market and criminal justice outcomes. The evaluation design report describes how the RP impact study will compare RP participants’ outcomes to outcomes of individuals with recent criminal justice involvement who receive employment services available through the Wagner-Peyser Act. This brief includes sections on the study’s purpose, methodological approach, methods for maximizing response rates, data sources, and data collection process.

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