Welfare Reform and Children’s Living Arrangements


Relatively little is known about the impact of welfare reform on children’s living arrangements, which was an important focus of reformers. We use data from the March CPS to examine this question. Our findings suggest three main conclusions. First, welfare reform in some cases has had large effects on parental co-residence among children. Second, those… (More)


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@inproceedings{Ford2003WelfareRA, title={Welfare Reform and Children’s Living Arrangements}, author={Gerald R. Ford and Marianne P. Bitler and Jonah B. Gelbach and Hilary Williamson Hoynes and S Jahangir Haider and Judy Hellerstein and Jacob Alex Klerman and Charles Michalopoulos and E. G. Montgomery and Anne E. Polivka and Dan Rosenbaum and Seth G. Sanders and Alana Harris and Gillian van Oosten}, year={2003} }