Using New Data and Measures to Better Understand Economic Resources Available to Families and Children in the U.S.
Chair: Jonathan Fisher, U.S. Census Bureau
Discussant: John Iceland, Pennsylvania State University
How Does Income Poverty Relate to Material Hardship? Evidence from a New Household Survey Irwin Garfinkel, Columbia University ; Jane Waldfogel, Columbia University ; Christopher T. Wimer, Columbia University
Understanding Income-to-Threshold Ratios Using the SPM: People with Moderate Income Kathleen S. Short, U.S. Census Bureau
Comparing Supplemental Poverty Measure Thresholds and Family Budgets: Rethinking Income to Poverty Ratios Trudi Renwick, U.S. Census Bureau ; Kathleen S. Short, U.S. Census Bureau
The Effects of SNAP on Child Poverty in California: Modeling CalFresh Benefit Receipt on the Resources Available to Families Using a Range of Assumptions Christopher T. Wimer, Columbia University ; Caroline Danielson, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC) ; Sarah Bohn, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)
Other sessions on Economy, Labor Force, Education and Inequality