ERIC Number: EJ554847
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
Reference Count: 0
Child Poverty Can Be Reduced.
Plotnick, Robert D.
Future of Children, v7 n2 p72-87 Sum-Fall 1997
Reviews programs for increasing earnings of parents with low market skills to prevent pretransfer poverty and discusses three types of income supplementation (public cash transfers, private child support payments, and tax credits) and how successful they are in reducing poverty. Also provides international comparisons of policies to reduce child poverty and discusses lessons from abroad for U.S. policy. (SLD)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Evaluative
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue titled "Children and Poverty."