Are we failing young people not in employment, education or training (NEETs)?: a systematic review and meta-analysis of re-engagement interventions

Background: Youth comprise 40 per cent of the world's unemployed, a status associated with adverse wellbeing and social, health, and economic costs. This systematic review and meta-analysis review synthesises the literature on the effectiveness of interventions targeting young people not in employment, education, or training (NEET). Methods: Randomised and quasi-randomised trials with a concurrent or counterfactual control group and baseline equivalence are included. Cochrane collaboration tools are used to assess quality, and a narrative synthesis was undertaken. The primary outcome is employ ... Show more

Authors: Mawn, Lauren; Oliver, Emily J.; Akhter, Nasima; Bambra, Clare L. ... [+] Show more

Published: London, England, BioMed Central, 2017

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Physical description: 17 p.

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