TITLE

Housing Allowances

AUTHOR(S)
Peabody, Malcolm E.
PUB. DATE
March 1974
SOURCE
New Republic;3/9/74, Vol. 170 Issue 10, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the issues associated with the housing allowance program for the poor in the U.S. Concept of the program; Estimates on the annual cost of the program; Likelihood of the federal government to end the subsidized housing program; Amount suggested in subsidies to lower the rent of a new unit of public housing to $70 level; Views that the single-family housing program avoids political problems due to no controversy over building apartments; Opinion that the housing program for poor will not help them but discourage them to escape the poverty cycle.
ACCESSION #
10199444

 

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