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Demography (2002) 39 (4): 617–637.
Published: 01 November 2002
...Magnus Lofstrom; Frank D. Bean Abstract Researchers infrequently have focused on assessing the degree to which the changes in welfare policy legislated during the 1990s have affected immigrants’ receipt of welfare. Using data from the March Current Population Survey, we analyze the contribution...
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Demography (1999) 36 (1): 111–120.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Jennifer Van Hook; Jennifer E. Glick; Frank D. Bean Abstract Differences between immigrant and native households in rates of welfare receipt depend on nativity differences in individual-level rates of receipt, in household size, in mean number of recipients in receiving households, and in household...
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Demography (2003) 40 (1): 151–170.
Published: 01 February 2003
...Inhoe Ku; Robert Plotnick Abstract In this study, we analyzed whether parents’ receipt of welfare affects children’s educational attainment in early adulthood, independent of its effect through changing family income. We used data from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics with information on parents...
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Demography (1990) 27 (4): 519–535.
Published: 01 November 1990
... Black Woman Economic Opportunity Teen Mother Teen Birth Welfare Receipt References Anderson , E. ( 1989 ). Sex Codes and Family Life Among Poor Inner City Youths . Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science , 501 , 59 – 78 . 10.1177/0002716289501001004...
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Demography (1988) 25 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 February 1988
... Structure Female Household Head Father Absence Marital Disruption Welfare Receipt References Allison , P. ( 1982 ). Discrete-time methods for the analysis of event histories . In S. Leinhardt (Ed.), Sociological Methodology (pp. 61 – 98 ). San Francisco : Jossey-Bass...
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Demography (2019) 56 (6): 2147–2168.
Published: 11 November 2019
...) (1,097) (1,499) (1,900) (3,046)    n 715 961 384 478 321 467 Welfare Receipt 0.108* 0.075 –0.015 –0.069 0.221** 0.225** (0.045) (0.057) (0.064) (0.082) (0.058) (0.071)    n 745 1,000 400 497 333 485 Notes: Controls are smoking, drinking, and drug use during...
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Demography (1998) 35 (2): 159–173.
Published: 01 May 1998
... Child Support National Longitudinal Survey Absent Father Black Mother Welfare Receipt References Argys, L.M. and H.E. Peters, 1996. “Can Adequate Child Support Be Legislated?: A Theoretical Model of Responses to Child Support Guidelines and Enforcement Efforts.” Mimeographed document...
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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 367–380.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Philip K. Robins; Katherine P. Dickinson Abstract The relation between welfare dependency and receipt of child support is investigated with data from a special supplement to the Current Population Survey. The impact of receiving child support on a family’s welfare status is estimated and the types...
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Demography (1998) 35 (3): 259–278.
Published: 01 August 1998
... contains the most reliable information on cohabi- tation because it was designed to explore living arrangements of individuals in the United States, but contains the weakest information on welfare receipt. For example, in measuring welfare receipt, the NSFH combines AFDC and food stamps. In addition, we...
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Demography (1995) 32 (1): 47–62.
Published: 01 February 1995
... reduce unmarried mothers’ time for marriage market activities. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1995 1995 Nonmarital Birth Welfare Receipt Sister Pair Premarital Birth Marriage Behavior References Bachrach, C.A. and K. Carver. 1992. “Outcomes of Early...
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Demography (2002) 39 (1): 165–179.
Published: 01 February 2002
... incomes and those who are former welfare recipients, these costs may be an insurmountable barrier to employment or economic self-sufficiency. Despite increased public spending in this area, the receipt of any child care subsidy appears to be a relatively rare and uncertain event. In this study, we use...
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Demography (2006) 43 (2): 223–240.
Published: 01 May 2006
... Welfare Receipt References Allison , P.D. ( 1982 ). Discrete-Time Methods for the Analysis of Event Histories . In S. Leinhardt (Ed.), Sociological Methodology (pp. 61 – 98 ). San Francisco : Jossey-Bass . Allison , P.D. ( 1984 ). Event History Analysis . Beverly...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1177–1195.
Published: 09 May 2013
... to be Hispanic, while other racial groups include only non-Hispanic members. The young adult’s family structure while growing up is measured as the number of years in the five years leading up to and including the base year in which he or she lived in a female-headed household. 5 Welfare receipt...
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Demography (1988) 25 (3): 415–427.
Published: 01 August 1988
..." choice of separated women. Welfare receipt is defined as receiving a dollar or more of income from AFDC or the "other welfare" category used in the PSID.12 We are interested in analyzing the determinants of the trichotomous choice of remarriage, welfare receipt, and remaining single without welfare...
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Demography (2003) 40 (3): 451–478.
Published: 01 August 2003
... rates of marital dissolution (Groeneveld et al. 1980; Hannan et al. 1977). More recent welfare-to-work experiments have tended to increase employment, re- duce the receipt of welfare and have no overall effect on either income or marriage (Fein 1999; Freedman, Friedlander et al. 2000; Freedman, Knab et...
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Demography (2022) 59 (1): 37–49.
Published: 01 February 2022
... to the literature, we show that pregnancy timing is relevant for a number of maternal outcomes, such as the onset of depression and intimate partner violence, changes in smoking behavior, and receipt of medical care. These findings suggest that policy intended to improve infant welfare by preventing unintended...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 857–880.
Published: 12 April 2014
...Maria Cancian; Daniel R. Meyer Abstract We examine the effects of an increase in income on the cohabitation and marriage of single mothers. Using data from an experiment that resulted in randomly assigned differences in child support receipt for welfare-receiving single mothers, we find...
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Demography (2020) 57 (5): 1853–1879.
Published: 25 August 2020
... that the mismatch between WD and DI benefit receipt varies greatly across countries. Objective health explains a substantial share of the within-country variation in DI, but this is not the case for the variation across countries. Rather, most of the variation between countries and the mismatches are explained...
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Demography (2018) 55 (2): 617–642.
Published: 14 March 2018
... The footnote of Online Resource Table S8 lists the associated unweighted observations. References An C. , Haveman R. , & Wolfe B. ( 1993 ). Teen out-of-wedlock births and welfare receipt: The role of childhood events and economic circumstances . Review of Economics and Statistics...
Includes: Supplementary data
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Demography (2003) 40 (3): 479–497.
Published: 01 August 2003
... For Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin . Explaining the Decline in Welfare Receipt, 1993–1996 . ( 1997 ). Washington, DC : Council of Economic Advisors . The Effects of Welfare Policy and the Economic Expansion on Welfare Caseloads: An Update . ( 1999 ). Washington, DC : Council...