Session 10:
Safety Net Programs and the Great Recession

Thursday, May 1
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
3rd Floor

Chair: Gregory Acs, Urban Institute
Discussant: Pamela Loprest, Urban Institute

  1. Aid to Jobless Workers in Florida in the Face of the Great Recession: The Interaction of Unemployment Insurance and the Supplemental Nutritional Assistance ProgramPeter R. Mueser, University of Missouri, Columbia

  2. Changes in EITC Eligibility and Take-up over the Great RecessionMaggie R. Jones, U.S. Census Bureau

  3. Multiple Program Participation: Evidence from Linked EITC and SNAP Administrative RecordsAmy B. O'Hara, U.S. Census Bureau; Maggie R. Jones, U.S. Census Bureau; Benjamin C. Harris, U.S. Census Bureau

  4. New versus Return Participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program during the Great RecessionLloyd D. Grieger, Yale University

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