Alternative Youth Employment Strategies Project Final Report


This report describes the objectives and operations of the Alternative Youth Employment Strategies Project. In addition, the report includes the design employed, the participant population, and the outcome of the program. There is also an assessment of multi-site demonstration employment programs for 16- to 21-year-olds who were out of school, unemployed, and at high risk for crime. The demonstrations were mounted in New York City, Miami, and Albuquerque.


Compassion, Not Confinement

How States and Localities Can Help Ensure Humane Housing for Unaccompanied Immigrant Children Awaiting Family Reunification

In the first five months of 2021, about 65,000 children were apprehended by U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP) after arriving in the United States unaccompanied by a parent or legal guardian. These children come to the United States seeking protection, stability, and a chance to reunite with their families, but are instead processed at federa ...

  • Shaina Aber, Lauren Esterle, Derek Loh
June 16, 2021