Research Report Work and Welfare Reform in New York City During the Giuliani Administration
A Study of Program Implementation
Demetra Smith Nightingale, Nancy M. Pindus, Fredrica D. Kramer, John Trutko, Kelly S. Mikelson, Michael Egner
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Welfare reform became a major priority in New York City in the 1990s. Policies were work-centered throughout, but the focus and programs evolved over time. This report describes the work components of welfare as of late 2001, but does not analyze the quality of services provided or the effect on individuals or services. Various perspectives are incorporated, including HRA administrators, managers and staff, contractors, and community representatives.
Research Areas Social safety net
Tags Welfare and safety net programs