Approaches to Evaluating Welfare Reform: Lessons from Five State Demonstrations. 2. State Approaches

10/01/1996

Among the five waiver evaluations reviewed for this report, two (in Wisconsin and Michigan) have not yet started their follow-up surveys. However, we document how each evaluator planned to conduct the survey; in three of the states, we have information on response rates. We first review how well each evaluation did (or expects to do) in following the survey practices discussed earlier, and then the response rates realized.