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ERIC Number: ED472544
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 2002
Pages: 87
Abstractor: N/A
Reference Count: N/A
The Forum, 1998-2002. Research Forum on Children, Families, and the New Federalism.
Oshinsky, Carole J., Ed.
The Forum, v1-5 1998-2002
This document contains 16 issues of the first 5 years of a newsletter encouraging collaborative research and informed policy on welfare reform and focusing on the use of an on-line database of child welfare research projects, as well as research and policy issues related to implementation studies, indicators of well-being, and administrative data. The newsletter was published quarterly the first year and three times yearly in subsequent years. Each issue focuses on a particular topic: (1) time limits on receipt of welfare benefits (January 1998); (2) evaluating welfare reform (May 1998); (3) financial incentives to move families off welfare (September 1998); (4) teen parent program evaluations (December 1998); (5) large-scale welfare waiver experiments and national research efforts (March 1999); (6) effects of welfare reform on children (July 1999); (7) the value of program implementation research (November 1999); (8) the role of administrative data and national data sets in understanding welfare reform (March 2000); (9) the role of the Temporary Assistance to Needy Families program in welfare reform (July 2000); (10) the Next Generation Project, a research partnership to examined the effects of welfare and employment practices on low-income children (November 2000); (11) diversity among welfare leavers and stayers (March 2001); (12) barriers to economic security among women TANF participants (August 2001); (13) research needs of advocates (November 2001); (14) research needs regarding children in immigrant families (February 2002); (15) former welfare recipients facing unemployment (May 2002); and (16) relative caregivers in the child-only component of the TANF caseload (September 2002). (KB)
Research Forum on Children, Families, and the New Federalism, NCCP, 154 Haven Avenue, New York, NY 10032. Tel: 212-304-7150; Fax: 212-544-4200; e-mail:; Web site:
Publication Type: Collected Works - Serials; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: Annie E. Casey Foundation, Baltimore, MD.; Chase Manhattan Foundations, New York, NY.; Edna McConnell Clark Foundation, New York, NY.; George Gund Foundation, Cleveland, OH.; David and Lucile Packard Foundation, Los Altos, CA.; United Way of New York City, NY.; Department of Health and Human Services, Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Columbia Univ., New York, NY. National Center for Children in Poverty.
Identifiers - Laws, Policies, & Programs: Temporary Assistance for Needy Families