Abstract: A 6 page research paper that examines the issue of how best to go about transitioning people from welfare to employment. The Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC) conducted a national evaluation of welfare-to-work strategies as a under the auspices of the US Department of Health and Human Services. The report on this evaluation summarizes the long-term effects of eleven mandatory welfare to work programs, their effects on welfare recipients and their children. The writer focuses on this report and the data that it provides on this issue. Bibliography lists 2 sources.
Subcatagory: Social Services/Welfare