Initial Synthesis Report of the Findings from ASPE's "Leavers" Grants. Appendix B: ASPE Funded Welfare Outcomes Reports Included in this Review



Westra, K. & Routley J. (January 2000).  Arizona Cash Assistance Exit Study: First Quarter 1998 Final Report.  Arizona Department of Economic Security.

District of Columbia

Acs, G. & Loprest, P. (October 2000).  The Status of TANF Leavers in the District of Columbia: Final Report.  The Urban Institute.


Crew, R., Eyerman. J., Graham, J., & McMillan N.  Appendix 3, Commonly Reported Administrative Data, from forthcoming report on Tracking the Outcomes of Welfare Reform in Florida for Three Groups of People.


Foster, E.M. (April 1999).  "Amended Quarterly Progress Report: Outcomes for Single Parent Leavers by Cohort Quarter."  Georgia State University.  Data are preliminary.


Julnes, G., Halter, A., Anderson, S., Frost-Kumpf, L., Schuldt, R., Staskon, F., and Ferrara, B. (forthcoming).  Illinois Study of Former TANF Clients, Final Report.  Institute for Public Affairs, University of Illinois at Springfield and School of Social Work, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.


Midwest Research Institute (June 2000), Chapter 1- Employment and Earnings of Former AFDC Recipients in Missouri, Chapter 2- Household Income and Poverty, Chapter 3- The Continuing Use of Assistance by Former Missouri AFDC Recipients, and Chapter 4- The Continuing Use of Assistance by Former Missouri AFDC Recipients.  Interim Reports for the Missouri Department of Social Services.

Ryan, S., Theilbar, M., Choi, S., Qu J., Deng M., and Ellebracht, L.  (April 1999).  Preliminary Outcomes for 1996 Fourth Quarter AFDC Leavers: First Interim Report.  University of Missouri-Columbia.

New York

Rockefeller Institute, New York State Office of Temporary and Disability Assistance, and the New York State Department of Labor (December 1999).  After Welfare: A Study of Work and Benefit Use After Case Closing.  Revised Interim Report


Ahn J., Fogarty, D., Kraley, S., Lai, F., and Deppman, L.  (February 2000).  A Study of Washington State TANF Departures and Welfare Reform.  Welfare Reform and Findings from Administrative Data.  Final Report.  Washington Department of Social and Health Services.

Du, J., with Fogarty, D., Hopps, D., and Hu, J.  ( February 2000).  A Study of Washington State TANF Leavers and TANF Recipients.  Findings from the April- June 1999 Telephone Survey.  Final Report.  Washington Department of Social and Health Services.


Cancian, M., Haveman, R., Kaplan, T., and Wolfe, B.  (January 1999).  Post- Exit Earnings and Benefit Receipt Among Those Who Left AFDC in Wisconsin.  Institute for Research on Poverty, University of Wisconsin- Madison.

Cuyahoga County

Coulton, C. & Verma, N.  (May 1999).  Employment and Return to Public Assistance Among Single, Female Headed Families Leaving AFDC in Third Quarter, 1996, Cuyahoga County, Ohio.  Prepared for Cuyahoga Work and Training.

Los Angeles County

Verma, N. & Goldman, B.  (January 2000).  "Los Angeles County Post-TANF Tracking Project: Quarterly Progress Report."  Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation.  Data are Preliminary

San Mateo County

Moses, A. & Macuso, D.C.  (May 1999).  Examining Circumstances of Individuals and Families Who Leave TANF: Assessing the Validity of Administrative Data.  SPHERE Institute.

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