The three articles in the latest issue of Focus consider paid parental leave in the United States, including summaries of recent research on the effects of TANF and state paid parental leave provisions on low-income women and their children.
- Paid parental leave in the United States, by Emma Caspar
- How do parental welfare work requirements affect children?, by Chris M. Herbst
- How do paid leave and TANF generosity affect welfare participation and material hardship around a birth?, by Marci Ybarra, Alexandra B. Stanczyk, and Yoonsook Ha
Child Development & Well-Being, Child Poverty, Children, Economic Support, Employment, Employment General, Family & Partnering, Health, Means-Tested Programs, Parenting, Social Determinants of Health, Social Insurance Programs