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Are The Poverty Effects of Trade Policies Invisible?

Monika Verma, Thomas W. Hertel and Ernesto Valenzuela.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Econometric and Statistical Methods and Methodology: General; Mathematical Methods; Programming Methods; Mathematical and Simulation Modelling; International Trade; Welfare and Poverty; Agricultural Economics; Household Analysis. 8255 words.

Beginning with the WTO's Doha Development Agenda and establishment of the Millennium Development Goal of reducing poverty by 50 percent by 2015, poverty impacts of trade reforms have become...

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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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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Do Single Mothers Face Greater Constraints to Workforce Participation in Non-Metropolitan Areas?

Bradford F. Mills and Gautam Hazarika.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

February 2003; p ublished online February 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Demographic Economics; Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis. 9077 words.

Increasing workforce participation among single mothers is the primary goal of recent welfare reform measures. This article shows that increased workforce participation in the mid to late...

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Education's Effect on Poverty: The Role of Migration*

Bruce Weber, Alexander Marre, Monica Fisher, Robert Gibbs and John Cromartie.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Demographic Economics; Education and Research Institutions; Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis. 3501 words.

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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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Effects of Welfare Reform on Rural Counties and Labor Markets

Stephan J. Goetz and David Freshwater.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1997; p ublished online December 1997 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis. 0 words.

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Employment Opportunities in Rural Areas: Implications for Poverty in a Changing Policy Environment

Jill L. Findeis and Leif Jensen.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Local Social and Economic Conditions, Spatial Concentrations of Poverty, and Poverty Dynamics

Mindy S. Crandall and Bruce A. Weber.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Economic Sociology; Household Analysis. 3839 words.

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Persistent Rural Poverty: Is It Simply Remoteness and Scale?*

Mark D. Partridge and Dan S. Rickman.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2007; p ublished online January 2007 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Welfare and Poverty; Housing Markets, Production Analysis, and Business Location; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Household Analysis. 3033 words.

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Place-based policy and rural poverty: insights from the urban spatial mismatch literature

Mark D. Partridge and Dan S. Rickman.

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; Household Analysis. 13203 words.

Unless there are spatial barriers that limit adjustment, economists argue that policies to alleviate poverty should focus on poor people, not poor places. Akin to urban spatial mismatch...

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Policy Intervention and Poverty in Rural America

Hema Swaminathan and Jill L. Findeis.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis. 3357 words.

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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 over Time and Location: An Examination of Metro-Nonmetro Differences

John M. Ulimwengu and David S. Kraybill.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis. 3502 words.

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Poverty, Policy, and Space: Discussion

Jeffrey Alwang.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 2004; p ublished online December 2004 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis. 1126 words.

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Rural Poverty: A Response

Ron Shaffer.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

December 1998; p ublished online December 1998 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

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Rural–Urban Differences in Childcare Subsidy Use and Employment Stability

Elizabeth E. Davis, Deana Grobe and Roberta B. Weber.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Public Economics; Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis. 7266 words.

Local economic disparities, particularly lower average wages, higher overall unemployment rates and higher poverty rates may lead to rural–urban differences in the use of public programs...

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Rural/Urban Welfare Program and Labor Force Participation

Maureen Kilkenny and Sonya Kostova Huffman.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

November 2003; p ublished online November 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Household Analysis. 7265 words.

Nonmetro poor in the Midwest participate more in the labor force and less in welfare programs than metro poor. We formalize how household composition, capital, labor market conditions, and...

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Sources of welfare disparities between and within regions of Brazil: evidence from the 2002–2003 household budget survey (POF)

Emmanuel Skoufias and Roy S. Katayama.

in Journal of Economic Geography

September 2011; p ublished online November 2010 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Welfare and Poverty; Regional Government Analysis; Urban, Rural, and Regional Economics; Household Analysis; Economic Development. 9330 words.

Brazil's inequalities in welfare and poverty between and within regions can be accounted for by differences in household attributes and returns to those attributes. Using Oaxaca–Blinder...

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