Welfare Reform and Immigrant Fertility

Immigration policy continues to be at the forefront of policy discussions, and the use of welfare benefits by immigrants has been hotly debated. In 1996, Congress enacted welfare reform legislation (PRWORA), which denied the use of most means-tested assistance to non-citizens and lowered immigrant w...

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Volume: 8153
Main Author: Amuedo-Dorantes, Catalina
Averett, Susan L
Bansak, Cynthia
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Bonn Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) 2014
published in: IZA Discussion Papers Vol. 8153
Data of publication: 2014
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: EconStor
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