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Rising Extreme Poverty in the United States and the Response of Federal Means-Tested Transfer Programs H. Luke Shaefer, University of Michigan and Kathryn Edin, Harvard University (2013-6)

Promoting Economic Security among Low Income Families in the United States: The Effects of Food Stamps on Labor Supply, Income and Poverty Udaya R. Wagle, Western Michigan University (2012-17)

The Geography of Exclusion: Race, Segregation, and Concentrated Poverty Daniel T. Lichter, Cornell University, Domenico Parisi and Michael C. Taquino, Mississippi State University (2011-16)

Veteran Status and Material Hardship: The Moderating Influence of Disability Colleen M. Heflin, University of Missouri-Columbia, Janet M. Wilmoth, Syracuse University, and Andrew S. London, Syracuse University (2011-11)

Work-related Disability, Veteran Status, and Poverty: Implications for Family Well-being Andrew S. London, Syracuse University , Colleen M. Heflin, University of Missouri-Columbia, and Janet M. Wilmoth, Syracuse University (2011-10)

Offsetting and the Consumption of Social Responsibility Ezra Rosser, American University (2011-2)

Meeting the Basic Needs of Children: Does Income Matter? Lisa A. Gennetian, The Brookings Institution and Nina Castells and Pamela Morris, MDRC (2009-11)

Changing Poverty and Changing Antipoverty Policies Maria Cancian, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Sheldon Danziger, University of Michigan (2009-06)

The Information Theory of Segregation: Uniting Segregation and Inequality in a Common Framework Paul A. Jargowsky, University of Texas at Dallas; Jeongdai Kim, Green Mountain Energy Co. (2009-05)

Workforce Development as an Antipoverty Strategy: What Do We Know? What Should We Do? Harry J. Holzer, Georgetown Public Policy Institute (2008-17)

Lessons from Hurricane Katrina: A Natural Experiment of the Effect of Residential Change on Recidivism David S. Kirk (2008-10)

Capability and Income Poverty in the United States: A Comparative Analysis of the Measurement Outcomes and Poverty Profiles Between 1994 and 2004. Udaya R. Wagle (2008-09)

Social Policy and Inequality. Christopher Bollinger, James P. Ziliak (2008-02)

Estimating and Benchmarking the Trend in Poverty from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics. Lloyd D. Grieger, Sheldon Danziger, Robert F. Schoeni. (2007-36)

How to Improve Poverty Measurement in the United States Rebecca Blank. (2007-30)

Space and Change in the Measurement of Poverty Concentration: Detroit in the 1990s. Joe Grengs, University of Michigan. (2006-39)

Three Decades of Consumption and Income Poverty. Bruce D. Meyer, University of Chicago and NBER, and James X. Sullivan, University of Notre Dame (2006-35)

The Changing Spatial Concentration of America’s Rural Poor Population. Daniel T. Lichter, Department of Policy Analysis and Management, Cornell University, and Kenneth Johnson, Loyola University of Chicago. (2006-33)

How Well Can We Measure the Well-Being of the Poor Using Food Expenditure? Thomas DeLeire, Michigan State University and Congressional Budget Office; and Helen Levy, University of Michigan. (2006-29)

Can Social Capital Explain Persistent Racial Poverty Gaps? Lincoln Quillian, Northwestern University; Rozlyn Redd, University of Wisconsin at Madison (2006-12)

The Dynamics of Discrimination Devah Pager, Princeton University (2006-11)

Studying Consumption with the Panel Study of Income Dynamics: Comparisons with the Consumer Expenditure Survey and an Application to the Intergenerational Transmission of Well-being. Kerwin Kofi Charles, University of Chicago Sheldon Danziger, University of Michigan, Geng Li, Federal Reserve Board Robert F. Schoeni, University of Michigan. (2006-04)

Measuring the Extent and Depth of Food Insecurity: An Application to American Indians in the United States Craig Gundersen, Iowa State University. (2006-02)

Work and Poverty During the Past Quarter Century. Rebecca M. Blank, Sheldon H. Danziger and Robert F. Schoeni, National Poverty Center, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan. (2005-25)

Poverty in America: Trends and Explanations. Hilary W. Hoynes, Marianne E. Page, Ann Huff Stevens. Department of Economics, U C Davis. (2005-19)

The Macroeconomy and Determinants of the Earnings of Less-Skilled Workers Robert E. Hall, Hoover Institution and Department of Economics, Stanford University, National Bureau of Economic Research. (2005-14)

The GINI Coefficient and Segregation on a Continuous Variable. Jeongdai Kim, University of Texas at Dallas; Paul A. Jargowsky, University of Texas at Dallas.. (2005-02)

Income Poverty and Material Hardship: How Strong is the Association? John Iceland, University of Maryland. Kurt Bauman, U.S. Census Bureau. (2004-17)

Narrowing the Food Insecurity Gap Between Food Stamp Participants and Eligible Non-Participants: The Role of State Policies. Craig Gundersen, Department of Human Development and Family Studies, Iowa State University. Dean Jolliffe, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service. Laura Tiehen, U.S. Department of Agriculture, Economic Research Service. (2004-14)

Poverty, Prices and Place: How Sensitive is the Spatial Distribution of Poverty to Cost of Living Adjustments? Dean Jolliffe, Economic Research Service, U.S. Department of Agriculture. (2004-13)

Consequences from the Redistribution of Urban Poverty During the 1990s: A Cautionary Tale. George C. Galster, College of Urban, Labor, and Metropolitan Affairs, Wayne State University. (2003-09)

Filling the Poverty Gap: Then and Now. James P. Ziliak, Department of Economics and UK Center for Poverty Research, University of Kentucky. (2003-08)