Welfare reform and immigrant fertility

Immigration policy is at the forefront of US policy discussions, and the use of welfare benefits by immigrants has been hotly debated. In 1996, Congress enacted welfare reform legislation, which imposed strict restrictions on welfare eligibility for noncitizens. However, a number of states restored...

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Volume: 29
Main Author: Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes
Susan L. Averett
Cynthia A. Bansak
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Berlin/Heidelberg Springer 01.07.2016
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
SPRINGER
published in: Journal of population economics Vol. 29; no. 3; pp. 757 - 779
Data of publication: 20160701
ISSN: 0933-1433
1432-1475
EISSN: 1432-1475
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
J13
I38
J15
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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