Has State Redistribution Policy Grown More Conservative?
Examines the causes of the decline in real AFDC benefits over the 1970's and 1980's and has focused on testing the hypothesis that states have allowed Food Stamps and Medicaid to substitute for AFDC in the total benefit package provided to female heads in the U.S.
Volume (Year): 43 (1990)
Issue (Month): 2 (June)
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