Dependence on government transfer payments, 1971-1989 - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 75-001-X1991002147


In 1989, all levels of government transferred over $75 billion to persons under various income security programs. The article examines who benefits from these payments, whether families have become more dependent on such payments over the past two decades and if they alleviate financial hardship.

Issue Number: 1991002
Author(s): Chawla, Raj
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PDFMay 15, 1991