ERIC Number: EJ508800
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: 0
Antipoverty Effects of Public Income Transfers on Children.
Ozawa, Martha N.
Children and Youth Services Review, v17 n1-2 p43-59 1995
Uses government data to analyze the distributive effects of non-means-tested cash and non-cash public transfer programs in reducing poverty among children. Data were analyzed for white, black, and Hispanic children, and for the elderly. Suggests these transfers are important sources of income for disadvantaged children, among whom black and Hispanic children are overrepresented. (AA)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
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Note: Special double issue: "Child Poverty, Public Practices, and Welfare Reform."