Cover: Why Did the Welfare Rolls Fall During the 1990's?  The Importance of Entry

Why Did the Welfare Rolls Fall During the 1990's? The Importance of Entry

Published May 12, 2005

by Jeffrey Grogger, Steven Haider, Jacob Alex Klerman

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Assesses how much of the welfare caseload decline of the 1990s resulted from a decrease in the number of people applying for welfare.

Originally published in: American Economic Review, v. 93, no. 2, May 2003, pp. 288-292.

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