Research on Disability

Employment Policy
and Measurement

Rehabilitation and Research Training Center


 


NEWS ARTICLES

Trends in Disability Employment - National Update New data released monthly from the Bureau of Labor Statistics is analyzed and reported to provide a snapshot of the national employment environment for people with disabilities.

PEER-REVIEWED PUBLICATIONS

Bourbonniere, A. M., & Mann, D. R. (2018). Benefit Duration and Return to Work Outcomes in Short Term Disability Insurance Programs: Evidence from Temporary Disability Insurance Program. Journal of Occupational Rehabilitation, 1-13. DOI: 10.1007/s10926-018-9779-5

Mann, D. and Croake, S. (2018). Learning from State Vocational Rehabilitation Agencies on the Eve of WIOA: State differences in service receipt and employment outcomes by applicant employment status. Journal of Vocational Rehabilitation 48(3):369-386. DOI: 10.3233/JVR-180945

Brucker, D.L., Rollins, N., & Houtenville, A.J. Striving to work. Social Indicators Research, 139(2): 541-558. (Online August 2017). DOI: 10.1007/s11205-017-1730-1

WEBINARS & PRESENTATIONS

News in Trends in Disability Employment (nTIDE) webinar, presented monthly since October 2015.

Sevak, Purvi. “The Impact of ACA Medicaid Expansions on the Employment of Adults with Disabilities.” Poster presentation at the American Society of Health Economists Annual Meeting, June 12, 2018, Atlanta, GA.

Schimmel Hyde, Jody. “The Impact of ACA Medicaid Expansions on the Employment of Adults with Disabilities.” Presentation at the AcademyHealth Disability Research Interest Group Annual Meeting, June 23, 2018, Seattle, WA.

Brucker, D.L. (2018) Disability employment statistics. U.S. Department of Labor, Disability Employment Initiative project leads administrative meeting (On-line), April 2018. Durham, NH.

Mann, David R. (2017). “Learning from State Vocational Rehabilitation Agency Variation on the Eve of WIOA: State Differences in Service Receipt and Employment Outcomes by Employment Status at Application.” NARRTC Annual Meeting, April 2017, Alexandria, VA.

Mann, David R. (2017). “Rhode Island’s Temporary Disability Insurance Program: An Exploratory Outcomes Analysis.” Paper presented at the Center for Studying Disability Policy Issue Forum, February 2017, Princeton, NJ.

Phillips, K. G., Houtenville, A. J., & Sundar, V. (2017). Random-digit dial, web panel & web convenience sample: Employment survey sample comparison. NARRTC Annual Meeting, April 2017, Alexandria, VA.

Phillips, K. G., Houtenville, A. J., & Sundar, V. (2017). Random-digit dial versus web panel: Employment survey sample comparison. Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Disability Statistics and Demographics, State of the Science Conference, February 2017, Washington, DC.

Phillips, K. G., & Houtenville, A. J. (2016). Toward better disability items on national surveys. 2016 Joint Statistical Meetings, August 2016, Chicago, IL.

BLOGS

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

Morrison, K., Thornton, R., Gould-Werth, A., Ben-Shalom, Y. (2018) When Do Employers Provide Accommodations to Employees with Health Problems? Qualitative Evidence from Arkansas. Published in Roosevelt House Faculty Journal, April 5, 2018. http://www.roosevelthouse.hunter.cuny.edu/?forum-post=employers-provide-accommodations-employees-health-problems-qualitative-evidence-arkansas

Sevak, P., Schimmel Hyde, J., Kehn, M. (2017). Repealing or replacing the ACA’s provisions: How would adults with disabilities fare? Published in Roosevelt House Faculty Journal, November 30, 2017. http://www.roosevelthouse.hunter.cuny.edu/?forum-post=repealing-replacing-acas-provisions-adults-disabilities-fare

Anand, P. & Ben-Shalom, Y. (2017). The promise of better economic outcomes for workers with musculoskeletal conditions. Published in Roosevelt House Faculty Journal, May 4, 2017. http://www.roosevelthouse.hunter.cuny.edu/?forum-post=promise-better-economic-outcomes-workers-musculoskeletal-conditions

Sevak, P. & Rosenbluth, S. (2017). Time-limited benefits before permanent SSDI disability benefits. Published in Roosevelt House Faculty Journal, May 4, 2017. Available: http://www.roosevelthouse.hunter.cuny.edu/?forum-post=time-limited-benefits-permanent-ssdi-disability-benefits

Stapleton, D. C., Ben-Shalom, Y., & Mann, D. R. (2016). Modernizing the gateway to disability benefits. Published in Mathematica Center for Studying Disability Policy Research InFocus Brief. June, 2016. Modernizing the Gateway to Disability Benefits

past publications