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Anti-Poverty Effect of Legal Aid
What comes to mind when one wants to eliminate poverty in the United States? Education? Healthcare? Job Training? There are many possible solutions, but one that is often overlooked is access to legal services. When one ...
The Effect of Increasing Minimum Wage at a City-Wide Level on the Enrollment in Public Assistance Programs
This study examines the effect of increasing minimum wage at a city-wide level on the enrollment in means-tested public assistance programs. I exploit San Francisco’s minimum wage increases in 2011 and 2012 and use data ...