Unemployment Insurance Research
Current Projects and Available Research

Current Projects

  1. Short-Time Compensation Program Demonstration and Evaluation (ETA)
  2. Reemployment Eligibility Assessment Demonstrations
  3. Middle Class Tax Relief and Job Creation Act Study

Recently Completed Available Research

    UI Benefit Studies

  1. Evaluation of the Unemployment Compensation Provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) of 2009
  2. Longitudinal Survey of Unemployment Insurance Recipients
  3. Additional Unemployment Compensation Benefits During the Great Recession: Recipients and Their Post-Claim Outcomes
  4. Research Study of Unemployment Exhaustees
  5. Short-Time Compensation Employer Survey
  6. Evaluation of the Army Unemployment Compensation for Ex-Military Members (UCX) Claimants Initiative
  7. Implementation of the EUC08 Reemployment Services and Reemployment Eligibility Assessments Program: Findings from Nine States
  8. The Emergency Unemployment Compensation Act of 2008 (EUC08) Program in Theoretical and Historical Perspective
  9. Recent Changes in the Characteristics of Unemployed Workers
  10. States’ Decisions to Adopt Unemployment Compensation Provisions of the American Recovery and Reinvestment Act
  11. Reemployment Studies

  12. REA Impact Study: Implementation Report
  13. A Study of the Self-Employment Assistance program: Helping Unemployed Workers Pursue Self-Employment
  14. Evaluation of the Reemployment and Eligibility Assessment (REA) Initiative — "How to Construct a Comparison Group”
  15. Evaluation of the Re-Employment and Eligibility Assessment Initiative and Report to Congress on REAs — 2011”
  16. Impact of the Re-Employment and Eligibility Assessment Initiative in Nevada”
  17. A report on the REA initiative that contains a two state impact analysis (using FY2005 data), and a four state operational case study
  18. Study to Improve Worker Profiling Models
  19. Strategies for Connecting Unemployment Insurance Claimants to the Workforce System: Findings from the Implementation Study of the Workforce Connectivity Grant Program
  20. DOL Review and Evaluation of Reemployment Research (CLEAR Project)
  21. UI Program Operation Studies

  22. Unemployment Insurance Call Center Study
  23. SUTA Dumping Detection System
  24. Strengthening the Connection between UI Remote Services and One-Stop Center Services Demonstration Project
  25. UI and the Economy

  26. Trends in the Structure of the Labor Market and Unemployment: Implications for the UI Program
  27. The Role of Unemployment Insurance As an Automatic Stabilizer During a Recession
  28. An Analysis of UI Non-Filers (using the 2005 CPS Supplement Survey Data)

In addition, all prior research and evaluation reports sponsored by the Employment and Training Administration can be found on the ETA Research Publication Database.