Lessons for Welfare Reform: An Analysis of the AFDC Caseload and Past Welfare-to-Work Programs
AbstractO'Neill and O'Neill compile and analyze data that identifies historical trends in the AFDC caseload, the personal characteristics of recipients, and broad patterns of welfare participation. They also offer an evaluative survey on the effectiveness of past education, training and workfare programs in reducing the AFDC caseload.
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