The Impact of Local Labor Market Conditions on Work and Welfare Decisions: Revisiting an Old Question Using New Data

Using Maryland administrative data between 1996 and 2005, this paper examines the impact of local labor market conditions on work and welfare use among single mothers. Our estimates rely on the new Census Bureau Quarterly Workforce Indicators database, which provides county-level economic indicators...

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Volume: 29
Main Author: Chris M. Herbst
David W. Stevens
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: DORDRECHT Springer 01.08.2010
SPRINGER
published in: Population research and policy review Vol. 29; no. 4; pp. 453 - 479
Data of publication: 20100801
ISSN: 0167-5923
1573-7829
EISSN: 1573-7829
Discipline: Economics
Statistics
Series: Population Research and Policy Review
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