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School, Work and the Transition of Puerto Rican Youth to Adulthood

School, Work and the Transition of Puerto Rican Youth to Adulthood

Edwin Meléndez

According to the U.S. Census Bureau American Community Survey, in 2014 the United States was home to nearly 5.3 million individuals who were 16 to 24 years old and were not in school or at work. This particular group of young adults has garnered considerable attention over the last three decades for good reasons.

School, Work and the Transition of Puerto Rican Youth to Adulthood

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