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The Effects of cash-out on food use by food stamp program participants in San Diego


Author:
Ohls, James C., Bernson, Laura., United States Food and Nutrition Service. Office of Analysis and Evaluation., and Mathematica Policy Research, Inc
Year:
1992
Subject:
Food stamps -- California -- San Diego -- Evaluation, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, program evaluation, food purchasing, and California
Abstract:
Describes the impacts of the San Diego Food Stamp Cash-Out Demonstration undertaken by the FNS on the food-purchasing and food-use patterns of Food Stamp Program recipients. Under the demonstration, food stamp recipients receive their program benefits as checks, rather than as the traditional food coupons. The demonstration was conducted in order to provide information regarding the desirability of one form of benefit over the other.
Language:
English
Publisher:
The Office
Collection:
USDA publications