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Author Gabe, Thomas.

Title Trends in welfare, work and the economic well-being of female-headed families with children / Thomas Gabe
Published New York : Novinka Books, [2003]


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 W'PONDS  362.8294082 Gab/Tiw  AVAILABLE
Description vii, 57 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Contents Ch. 1. Introduction -- Ch. 2. Overview -- Ch. 3. Single Mothers' Employment Rates -- Ch. 4. Welfare Receipt among Single Mothers -- Ch. 5. Poor Single Mothers' Work and Welfare Status -- Ch. 6. Effects of Earnings, Transfers, and Taxes on Single Mothers' Poverty Status -- Effect of Earnings and other Nonwelfare Cash Income on Poverty -- Effect of Cash Welfare on Poverty -- The Effect on Poverty of Counting Selected Income Sources not Included in the "Official" Poverty Measure -- Ch. 7. Degree of Poverty among Poor Single Mothers -- Sources and Level of Income among Lower-Income Single Mothers -- Conclusions and Policy Implications -- App. A. Cash Welfare Under-Reporting on the CPS -- App. B. Family Income to Poverty Ration - Cutoffs for Income Quintiles -- App. C. Support Tables
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (Program)
Women heads of households -- United States.
Fatherless families -- United States.
Single mothers -- United States -- Economic conditions.
Welfare recipients -- Employment -- United States.
Public welfare -- United States.
LC no. 2002032914
ISBN 1590335082