Abt Study Finds … Youth Corps Job Training Does Better by Black Males: Post-Corps Average Monthly Earnings

November 1, 1996
Controls Corps Members
Black Males $468 $708
Black Females $473 $876
White Males $1,238 $876
White Females $745 $883
Hispanic Males $710 $824
Hispanic Females $363 $611
Overall $641 $724
Arrest Rate 17% 12%
Worked for Pay 73% 99%
Hours Worked per year 1,465 2,030

(Source: Abt Associates Inc.)


Bradee, Dick. "Abt Study Finds … Youth Corps Job Training Does Better by Black Males: Post-Corps Average Monthly Earnings."Youth Today, November/December 1996, p. 12.

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