Journal Article

Income Volatility as a Barrier to Food Stamp Takeup

Abstract: Families with greater volatility in their incomes had more switches in food stamp eligibility and lower rates of food stamp usage when they were eligible.

Keywords: Food stamps; income volatility;

Access Documents


Bibliographic Information

Provider: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis

Part of Series: The Regional Economist

Publication Date: 2022-10-27