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44 U.S.C. 3507(a)(1)(D).
The Self-Employment Training (SET) Demonstration Evaluation examines a reemployment program targeted towards dislocated workers, as defined by the Workforce Investment Act, who wish to start or grow a business in their fields of expertise. The demonstration will seek to connect such workers to self-employment training, intensive business development assistance, and other services (including seed capital microgrants) to help them become more successful in self-employment. The main objective of the evaluation of the SET Demonstration is to understand whether providing dislocated workers with access to intensive business development services and self-employment training increases their likelihood of reemployment, their earnings, and their propensity to start a business.
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• Evaluate whether the proposed collection of information is necessary for the proper performance of the functions of the agency, including whether the information will have practical utility;
• Evaluate the accuracy of the agency's estimate of the burden of the proposed collection of information, including the validity of the methodology and assumptions used;
• Enhance the quality, utility, and clarity of the information to be collected; and
• Minimize the burden of the collection of information on those who