Project Title and Investigators

State/Locality Studied

Data Used

Study Design

Understanding the Impact of TANF and Other Laws on Immigrant Families

Los Angeles and New York City

Large-scale study of immigrants and communities


Welfare Children and Families: A Three-City Study




Various researchers across country

Boston, Chicago, and San Antonio

Longitudinal data on 2,800 households; developmental study of 800 children in 2,800 households; comparative ethnographies of 170 families

Cohort design

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