Research Report The Practice and Promise of Prison Programming
Sarah Lawrence, Daniel P. Mears, Glenn Dubin, Jeremy Travis
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This report includes a literature review on the effectiveness of educational, vocational, and work programs in prison on employment outcomes and recidivism, and it includes an inventory of prison programs in seven states from the Great Lakes region. The report also makes recommendations for strategic opportunities and identifies policy targets for increasing and enhancing prison-based programming.
Research Areas Crime, justice, and safety Education Workforce
Tags Workforce development Corrections Crime and justice analytics Policing and community safety