Working After Welfare: How Women Balance Jobs and Family in the Wake of Welfare Reform
This book, tapping into the quantitative and qualitative evidence gathered in the Women’s Employment Study (WES), offers insights into the lives of women in an urban Michigan county who left welfare for work and the role their family decisions play in their labor market decisions.
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Seefeldt, Kristin S. 2008. Working After Welfare: How Women Balance Jobs and Family in the Wake of Welfare Reform. Kalamazoo, MI: W.E. Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.
9780880993449 (pbk.) ; 9780880993456 (cloth)
EDUCATION; Early childhood; Childcare; LABOR MARKET ISSUES; Work and family balance; UNEMPLOYMENT, DISABILITY, and INCOME SUPPORT PROGRAMS; Poverty and income support; Income support programs; Low wage labor markets; WORKFORCE DEVELOPMENT; Public training programs; Welfare to work