Journal Article

Needed skills versus available skills: an assessment tool is launched

Abstract: Economic development often founders on a mismatch between available workforce skills and companies? needs. A tool that analyzes critical sets of labor market data not previously considered in tandem can help local governments improve planning.

Keywords: Labor market; Occupational training; Occupational training - Massachusetts; Labor market - Massachusetts;

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Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Part of Series: Communities and Banking

Publication Date: 2009

Issue: Win

Pages: 14-16