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Over the last decade, new information has been developed and collected to measure the extent of food insecurity and hunger in the United States. Common measurement of the [...]
2002 | Working or Discussion Paper |
This paper reviews the statistical properties of the model used to obtain estimates of the prevalence and severity of poverty-linked food insecurity and hunger in the Uni [...]
2002 | Working or Discussion Paper |
Food consumption behaviors in food secure and food insecure households are compared. A two-stage budgeting and a double-hurdle model are used in the estimation. The resul [...]
2002 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
This article considers interaction among participation in the Food Stamp Program (FSP), food security status, and the composition of food expenditures. A quadratic almost [...]
2008-04 | Journal Article |
Expenditures on food away from home by food-secure and food-insecure households are compared. The analysis, based on data from the Current Population Survey (CPS), finds [...]
2007-03 | Journal Article |
Although welfare reform began in 1996 at the national level, Iowa was one of the earliest states to obtain a waiver to initiate the Iowa Family Investment Program (FIP) i [...]
2001 | Conference Paper/ Presentation |
Eighty-nine percent of American households were food secure throughout the entire year in 2003, meaning that they had access, at all times, to enough food for an active, [...]
2004 | Report |
This study examines the extent to which household demographics, local economic and social conditions, and federal food security programs explain the likelihood of househo [...]
2006-08 | Journal Article |
The statistical measures used by the U.S. Department of Agriculture since 1995 to monitor the food security of the Nation’s households—the extent to which they can co [...]
2012-12 | Report |