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IDENTIFICATION OF MAJOR BARRIERS AFFECTING EMPLOYERS' DECISIONS TO HIRE…

Award Information

Agency:
Department of Education
Branch:
N/A
Award ID:
6947
Program Year/Program:
1987 / SBIR
Agency Tracking Number:
6947
Solicitation Year:
N/A
Solicitation Topic Code:
N/A
Solicitation Number:
N/A
Small Business Information
Psi Assoc Inc
825 Munroe Falls Ave Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221
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Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No
 
Phase 1
Fiscal Year: 1987
Title: IDENTIFICATION OF MAJOR BARRIERS AFFECTING EMPLOYERS' DECISIONS TO HIRE HANDICAPPED WORKERS
Agency: ED
Contract: N/A
Award Amount: $30,000.00
 

Abstract:

THIS RESEARCH WILL SURVEY A STRATIFIED SAMPLE OF 120 EMPLOYERS IN N.E. OHIO (BASED ON SIZE, FUNCTION, AND SIMILAR VARIABLES) TO DETERMINE WHAT MAJOR FACTORS AFFECT EMPLOYERS IN THEIR HIRING OF HANDICAPPED PERSONS. PSYCHOLOGISTS WILL INTERVIEW PERSONNEL DECISION MAKERS TO IDENTIFY EMPLOYER'S PERSPECTIVES ON BARRIERS TO THE GREATER EMPLOYMENT OF HANDICAPPED PERSONS. RESULTING FROM THIS INVESTIGATION WILL BE THE DEVELOPMENT OF REMEDIAL/COMPENSATORY/EDUCATIONAL AND BEHAVIOR CHANGE STRATEGIES FOR OVERCOMING THE BARRIERS IDENTIFIED BY THESE EMPLOYERS.

Principal Investigator:

Steven l rosenberg
PRESIDENT

Business Contact:

Small Business Information at Submission:

Psi Assoc Inc
825 Munroe Falls Ave Cuyahoga Falls, OH 44221

EIN/Tax ID:
DUNS: N/A
Number of Employees: N/A
Woman-Owned: No
Minority-Owned: No
HUBZone-Owned: No