August 15: Prison Policy Initiative Blog
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August 8: Prison Policy Initiative Blog
In a first-of-its-kind report, the Prison Policy Initiative calculates the unemployment rate for formerly incarcerated people. People who have been to prison overwhelmingly want to work, but face huge obstacles in the job market.
In a followup report, Nowhere to Go, we use the same dataset to break down the housing crisis among formerly incarcerated people.
If our work is new to you, you might want to check out our 2016-2017 annual report.