Title Reforming welfare : what does it mean for rural areas? / Leslie A. Whitener, Greg J. Duncan, and Bruce A. Weber.
Author Whitener, Leslie A., author.
Publication Washington, DC : U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service, [2002]
Description 1 online resource (6 pages) : color illustrations, color map.
text file
Call # WEB SITE 361.60973
Series Issues in food assistance
Food Assistance and Nutrition Research report ; no. 26-4
Food Assistance and Nutrition Research report. Issues in food assistance.
Food Assistance and Nutrition Research report ; no. 26-4.
Note Description based on online resource (PDF version); title from caption (viewed Nov. 14, 2018).
"June 2002."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (page 6).
Summary The Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act dramatically altered the social safety net for poor Americans, including the 7 million people living in poverty in nonmetro areas. This issue brief examines evidence from recent research about rural-urban differences in welfare reform impacts on program participation, employment, earnings, and poverty and assesses how well welfare reform is working in rural areas.
Subject Public welfare -- United States -- Regional disparities.
Social service, Rural -- United States.
Public welfare -- Regional disparities. (OCoLC)fst01083317
Social service, Rural. (OCoLC)fst01123314
United States. (OCoLC)fst01204155
Addl. Author Duncan, Greg J., author.
Weber, Bruce A., author.
United States. Department of Agriculture. Economic Research Service.
Related To Print version: Whitener, Leslie A. Reforming welfare (OCoLC)50798345

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