Social Safety Net

Examinations of social safety net programs are central to the Upjohn Institute’s mission to address causes and solutions to unemployment. Our research assesses effectiveness of current social insurance programs and explores other strategies to keep people in stable jobs and minimize the effect of economic downturns.

All Research

Food Stamps and the Working Poor

January 1, 2019 · Research

Do SNAP Work Requirements Work?

January 1, 2019 · Research

Conclusions and Needed Reforms

January 1, 2018 · Research