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Forecasting food stamp program participation and benefits

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http://handle.nal.usda.gov/10113/46425
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Abstract:
The report discusses the findings from an independent assessment of the forecasting models used by the Food and Nutrition Service to project participation and benefit levels in the Food Stamp Program. The report also assesses alternative models and recommends a forecasting process for continued assessment and refinement of empirical models.
Author(s):
Dynarski, Mark. , Rangarajan, Anuradha. , Decker, Paul T. , United States Food and Nutrition Service. , Mathematica Policy Research, Inc
Subject(s):
Food stamps , United States , Forecasting , Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program , economic forecasting , econometrics , econometric models
Format:
xii, 113 p. : ill. ; 28 cm.
Note:
"August 1991."
Language:
English
Publisher:
U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, Food and Nutrition Service
Year:
1990
Rights:
Works produced by employees of the U.S. Government as part of their official duties are not copyrighted within the U.S. The content of this document is not copyrighted.