Poverty and Inequality

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Poverty and Inequality

Today, the U.S. spends 16 times as much on welfare as it spent in the 1960s yet the federal poverty rate remains nearly unchanged.

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Reducing Hunger and Very Low Food Security Robert Rector

Feb 11, 2016 About an hour read

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Building Assets for Low-Income Families David C. John

Apr 28, 2005 10 min read

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Housing Policy and Welfare Reform Robert Rector

May 1, 2002 15 min read

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Effective Work Programs Jason A. Turner

Apr 9, 2002 14 min read

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The Good News About Welfare Reform Robert Rector

Sep 20, 2001 19 min read

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CAPTA Successes and Failures at Preventing Child Abuse and Neglect Patrick F. Fagan, Ph.D.

Aug 2, 2001 8 min read