DOL’s Chief Evaluation Office works with partner agencies and research firms to evaluate programs and policies that impact the American workforce. Search below to find reports, issue briefs, and supporting materials.

Title of Study
Release Date

Estimating Job Corps Cost per Enrollee and Cost per Graduate

July 2020

National Health Emergency Demonstration Grants to Address the Opioid Crisis: Implementation Evaluation

March 2020

Youth CareerConnect Evaluation

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

November 2019

National Evaluation of the Performance Partnership Pilots (P3) Program

September 2019

Self-Employment Training (SET) Pilot Program evaluation

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

July 2019

Comparing State and National Approaches to Education and Training Program Scorecards

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

July 2019

Regional Collaboration to Create a High-Skilled Workforce: Evaluation of the Jobs and Innovations Accelerator Challenge Grants

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

July 2019

Livelihoods Services Evaluation

June 2019

Young Parents Demonstration (YPD) Evaluation

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

June 2019

Analysis of Employee Benefit Plan Form 5500 Schedule A Data

June 2019

Analysis of Employee Benefit Plan Form 5500 Filing Patterns

June 2019

State Exchange of Employment and Disability (SEED) Evaluation

June 2019

Feasibility Study and Evaluation of Non-Traditional Occupation Demonstrations Study

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

June 2019

National Job Corps Study: 20-Year Follow-Up Study Using Tax Data
February 2019
Veterans' Employment and Training Service (VETS) Research Study Design Options
February 2019
An Analysis of Benefit Plan Auditors
February 2019
Findings from the National Agricultural Workers Survey (NAWS) 2015-2016: A Demographic and Employment Profile of United States Farmworkers

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

January 2019
Return-to-work Outcomes for Federal Employees in the Office of Workers’ Compensation Disability Management Program
January 2019
WIA Gold Evaluation: Providing Public Workforce Services to Job Seekers: 30-month Impact Findings on the WIA Adult and Dislocated Worker Programs

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

December 2018
Comparing Job Training Impact Estimates using Survey and Administrative Data
December 2018
Challenges and Strategies Used to Operate Unemployment Insurance Programs During the Great Recession
December 2018
Community College Interventions for Youth and Young Adults with Disabilities — Evaluation
December 2018
November 2018
Enhanced Transitional Jobs Demonstration Evaluation

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

November 2018
America Job Centers’ (AJC) Institutional Analysis

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

November 2018
EBSA M-1 Form Data Analysis
November 2018
Laying a Foundation: Four-Year Results from the National YouthBuild Evaluation

This study was sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration, Office of Policy Development and Research, Division of Research and Evaluation.

November 2018
Comparisons of Data Sources on Earnings
November 2018
Implementation of the Linking to Employment Activities Pre-Release (LEAP) Grants
October 2018
An Analysis of Retirement Models to Improve Portability and Coverage
March 2018
A Comparative Analysis of Unemployment Insurance Financing Methods
January 2018
Study of the American Job Center Customer Experience
January 2018
Environmental, Social, and Governance (ESG) Investment Tools: A Review of the Current Field
December 2017
Women's Bureau Community Engagement Overview Report
November 2017
Urban Employment for Youth and Young Adults Demonstration Grants Implementation Evaluation
November 2017
Evaluation of the Ready to Work Partnership Grant Program: Findings from the Implementation Study of Four Training Programs for Long-Term Unemployed Workers
November 2017
Youth CareerConnect: Early Implementation Findings
November 2017
Demonstration and Evaluation of the Short-Time Compensation Program in Iowa and Oregon
August 2017
State Exchange on Employment and Disability (SEED) Evaluation
August 2017
Ticket to Work
July 2017
Work-Related Violence Research Project: Overview and Survey Module and Focus Group Findings
June 2017
OFCCP Community-Based Organization Outreach Evaluation
June 2017
Lessons Learned from the Behavioral Interventions for Labor Related Programs Project
May 2017
Using Behavioral Interventions to Help Employers Resolve OSHA Citations
May 2017
Using Behavioral Interventions to Improve Take-Up of a Reemployment Program
May 2017
Using Behavioral Interventions to Increase Retirement Savings
May 2017
A Study of the Implementation and Impacts of New York City’s Summer Youth Employment Program
May 2017