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- How To Get Food Stamps. Jimenez Canez, Isabel; Rasmussen, Helen // Nutrition in Clinical Care;Jul/Aug2002, Vol. 5 Issue 4, p203
Provides basic information about the Food Stamp Program in the U.S. Eligibility for the program in individuals and households; Deductions allowed; Actual access of food stamps; Application for the program; Using the food stamps; Contacting the local food stamp office; Requirements needed when...
- End of purchase requirement fails to change food stamp participation. Brown, Gregory M. // Monthly Labor Review;Jul88, Vol. 111 Issue 7, p14
Compares the characteristics of participants in the food stamp program of the United States to those eligible but not participating, and examines the demographic factors related to participation using data collected after the elimination of the purchase requirement. Criteria for eligibility for...
- Food-Assistance Expenditures Fall for Second Year. Oliveira, Victor // FoodReview;Jan-Apr99, Vol. 22 Issue 1, p38
Highlights the four categories of food-assistance programs designed to help reduce food expenditures in the United States. Food Stamp-Related Program; Child Nutrition Program; Supplemental Food Program; Food Donation Program; Discussion on the food-assistance programs.
- Domestic food assistance programs grew significantly in 1993. Matsumoto, Masao // FoodReview;May-Aug94, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p49
Deals with food assistance programs in the United States (US). Factors for the growth of the programs; Increase in food assistance costs of the US Department of Agriculture (USDA) for 1993; Aim of the Special Supplemental Food Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC); Discussion on food stamps.
- AN ANALYSIS OF THE MARKET FOR FOOD STAMPS: REPLY. Bryant, W. Keith // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;Feb73, Vol. 55 Issue 1, p113
Responds to the questions raised by Harold Breimyer and Steven Heimstra on the author's analysis of the food stamp program in the United States. Clarification on the cost-constrained program; Why appropriations were not used in the early years of the program; Contradictions in the original and...
- Existing Food Policies and Their Relationship to Hunger and Nutrition. Allen, Joyce E.; Newton, Doris Epson // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;Dec86, Vol. 68 Issue 5, p1247
Examines several food assistance programs in the United States. Policies and objectives of the programs; Overview of the food stamp program; Evaluation of the national school lunch program.
- The Food Stamp Program After Welfare Reform. // Family Economics & Nutrition Review;1999, Vol. 12 Issue 3/4, p104
Discusses the food stamp program after welfare reform in the United States. Effect of cuts in federal assistance; Economic cycles and the social safety net; Fiscal effect of block grants.
- Food Assistance Expanded, Then Contracted in the 1990's. Oliveira, Victor // FoodReview;Sep-Dec2000, Vol. 23 Issue 3, p31
Focuses on the national spending for food and nutrition assistance programs in the United States (U.S.) in 1990s. Statistics released by the U.S. Department of Agriculture; Information on the Food Stamp Program; Other factors that influenced the trend in national spending.
- PRE-1997 TRENDS IN WELFARE AND FOOD ASSISTANCE IN A NATIONAL SAMPLE OF FAMILIES. Wilde, Parke E.; Hofferth, Sandra; Stanhope, Stephen; Noonan, Mary; Collins, Nancy // American Journal of Agricultural Economics;Aug2000, Vol. 82 Issue 3, p642
Presents information on a study which investigated participation transitions in welfare and food assistance programs in the United States from 1989 to 1996. Changes to the Food Stamp Program and cash welfare programs; Data used; Analysis of state-level data; Descriptive analysis of...