An Evaluation of the Back to Education Allowance


Authors: Elish Kelly , Seamus McGuinness , John R Walsh

Research Areas: Labour Markets and Skills

Abstract:
This project will evaluate the effectiveness of the Back to Education Allowance (BTEA), in terms of its success in keeping people off social welfare.  The BTEA is an education scheme run by the Department of Social Protection for social welfare recipients that want to undertake a full-time second or third-level education course.The project is funded by the Department of Social Protection.

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