Reconnecting to Work: Policies to Mitigate Long-Term Unemployment and Its Consequences


The authors in this volume present a fresh approach to understanding the nature and causes of the jobs crisis, the economic and psychological consequences of high and persistent unemployment, and the policy approaches that can begin to make a difference, even in the current fraught political environment.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Richard B. Freeman
  • Lauren D. Appelbaum
  • Till Von Wachter
  • John Schmitt
  • Timothy M. Diette
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Kalamazoo, MI
Publication year:
  • 2012