Life After Welfare Reform: Low-Income Single Parent Families, Pre- and Post-TANF

Janice Peterson, Xue Song, Avis Jones-DeWeever

May 21, 2002
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This Research-in-Brief is based on selected findings from an Institute for Women’s Policy Research study, Life After Welfare Reform: The Characteristics, Work, and Well Being of Low-Income Single Parent Families, Pre- and Post-PRWORA. The findings in this study underscore the need to make improvements to the welfare system to address gender and racial inequities and focus on poverty reduction.