How Well Have Rural and Small Metropolitan Labor Markets Absorbed Welfare Recipients?. Acronyms And Abbreviations

04/01/2001

AFDC
Aid to Families with Dependent Children
ARF
Area Resource File
ASPE
Assistant Secretary for Planning and Evaluation
BLS
Bureau of Labor Statistics
CEA
Council of Economic Advisors
CPS
Current Population Survey
DHHS
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
EITC
Earned Income Tax Credit
ES-202
Covered Employment and Wages
HHS
U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
JOBS
Job Opportunity and Basic Skills Training Program
LD
Labor Demand
LS
Labor Supply
MSA
Metropolitan Statistical Area
NA
Not Applicable
NISP
National Industry Staffing Patterns
NSAF
National Survey of America's Families
OBRA
Omnibus Budget Reconciliation Act of 1981
OES
Occupational Employment Statistics
PRWORA
Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act of 1996
SESA
State Employment Security Agency
SIC
Standard Industrial Classification
TANF
Temporary Assistance to Needy Families
USDA
United States Department of Agriculture

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