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ERIC Number: ED316592
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1988-Apr
Pages: 200
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
Up from Dependency: A New National Public Assistance Strategy. Supplement 4: Research Studies and Bibliography.
Weinberg, Daniel; Germanis, Peter
Twenty years after the War on Poverty was launched, dependency on public support remains widespread. Part 1 of this report summarizes current research concerning the following issues affecting welfare programs: (1) evaluating the economic effects of welfare; (2) dynamics of dependency; (3) welfare and work; (4) welfare and family structure; (5) welfare and child support; (6) welfare and migration; (7) attitudes, the upperclass, and the intergenerational transmission of welfare dependency; and (8) unanswered questions. Data are presented on 12 tables; notes are included. Part 2 consists of a comprehensive bibliography on welfare. (BJV)
Superintendent of Documents, U.S. Government Printing Office, Washington, DC 20402.
Publication Type: Information Analyses; Reference Materials - Bibliographies
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: Interagency Low Income Opportunity Advisory Board, Washington, DC.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Aid to Families with Dependent Children