Persistent Pockets of Extreme American Poverty and Job Growth: Is There a Place-Based Policy Role?

Over the past four decades almost 400 U.S. counties have persistently experienced poverty rates in excess of 20%. This raises the question of whether poverty-reducing policies should be directed more at helping people or helping the places where they reside. Using a variety of approaches, including...

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Volume: 32
Main Author: Mark D. Partridge
Dan S. Rickman
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Western Agricultural Economics Association 01.04.2007
published in: Journal of agricultural and resource economics Vol. 32; no. 1; pp. 201 - 224
Data of publication: 20070401
ISSN: 1068-5502
EISSN: 2327-8285
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
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