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Changing Government Policy and the Rural Poor: Discussion

Elizabeth E. Davis.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Choosing to become a ‘lost cause’: the perverse effects of benefit preconditions

Lisa Farrell and Paul Frijters.

in Oxford Economic Papers

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 7957 words.

This paper argues that preconditions for welfare benefit entitlements based on labour market prospects can be counterproductive when they create an incentive for individuals to abstain from...

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Cumulative exposure to disadvantage and the intergenerational transmission of neighbourhood effects

Lina Hedman, David Manley, Maarten van Ham and John Östh.

in Journal of Economic Geography

January 2015; p ublished online December 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Household Analysis. 9568 words.

Studies of neighbourhood effects typically investigate the instantaneous effect of point-in-time measures of neighbourhood poverty on individual outcomes. It has been suggested that it is...

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The dynamics of welfare entry and exit amongst natives and immigrants

Christoph Wunder and Regina T. Riphahn.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2014; p ublished online September 2013 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 9641 words.

This article studies welfare entry and exit in Germany and determines the relevance of state dependence for natives and immigrants. Based on dynamic multinomial logit estimations, we...

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The effect of neighbourhood housing tenure mix on labour market outcomes: a longitudinal investigation of neighbourhood effects

Maarten van Ham and David Manley.

in Journal of Economic Geography

March 2010; p ublished online May 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Household Analysis. 10924 words.

This article investigates the effect of different levels of neighbourhood housing tenure mix and deprivation on transitions from unemployment to employment and the probability of staying in...

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Flexicurity as a moderator of the relationship between job insecurity and psychological well-being

Brendan Burchell.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

November 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Labour Standards: National and International; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 6348 words.

Flexicurity has been heralded as the solution to simultaneously maintain the well-being of employees through employment security while allowing employers to benefit from flexibility. This...

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How Much of Observed Economic Mobility is Measurement Error? IV Methods to Reduce Measurement Error Bias, with an Application to Vietnam

Paul Glewwe.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Microeconomics; Data Collection and Date Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 10383 words.

Research on economic growth and inequality inevitably raises issues concerning economic mobility because the relationship between long-run inequality and short-run inequality is mediated by...

Job security and job protection

Andrew Clark and Fabien Postel-Vinay.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2009; p ublished online June 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Welfare and Poverty; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 12772 words.

We construct indicators of the perception of job security for various job types in 12 European countries using individual data from the European Community Household Panel (ECHP). We then...

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Optimal Welfare-to-Work Programs

Nicola Pavoni and G. L. Violante.

in The Review of Economic Studies

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 19245 words.

A Welfare-to-Work (WTW) program is a mix of government expenditures on various labour market policies targeted to the unemployed (e.g. unemployment insurance (UI), job search monitoring...

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Poverty Amid Prosperity: Farm Employment, Immigration, and Poverty in California

Philip L. Martin and J. Edward Taylor.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Poverty and inequality across space: sociological reflections on the missing-middle subnational scale*

Linda M. Lobao, Gregory Hooks and Ann R. Tickamyer.

in Cambridge Journal of Regions, Economy and Society

April 2008; p ublished online April 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies; Transportation Systems. 13301 words.

The study of stratification is a foremost concern of sociologists. Historical engagement with this topic creates a distinct conceptual lens on poverty and inequality and a voluminous body...

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Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Dynamics and Employment Transitions: The Role of Employment Instability

James Mabli and James C. Ohls.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2012; p ublished online January 2012 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 10130 words.

Employment transitions have been shown to be an important predictor of the decision to either enter or exit the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP). However, little is known...

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Unemployment Insurance in the Presence of an Informal Sector

David Bardey, Fernando Jaramillo and Ximena Peña.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2015; p ublished online April 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Welfare and Poverty; Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies. 2642 words.

We study the effect of UI benefits in a typical developing country where the informal sector is sizeable and persistent. In a partial equilibrium environment, ruling out the macroeconomic...