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Making Apprenticeships Work

Published 1993

by David Finegold

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Although the United States produces as many high school graduates, proportionately, as its main world competitors, it has failed to provide much of its population with needed craft and technical skills. This paper critiques existing apprenticeship ideas using criteria derived from research on the German apprenticeship program and U.S. experience, and proposes an alternative youth training system that could work in the United States.

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