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The State of Electronic Benefit Transfer (EBT)

December 1, 2003

Researchers examine the costs, benefits, challenges and policy implications of the widespread use by states of electronic benefit transfer (EBT) technology to distribute welfare benefits. This paper seeks to advance public understanding of the development of Electronic Benefits Transfer (EBT) … Continued

The Fall and Rise of Public Housing

June 1, 2002

With some innovative changes, public housing is making a comeback. If new spending is a reasonable measure of the country’s priorities, then few areas of domestic national policy have experienced as dramatic a decline in favor over the past 25 … Continued