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Sheldon H. Danziger's Select Publications

Books

Bailey, Martha J., and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2013. Legacies of the War on Poverty. New York: Russell Sage Foundation. Abstract. Publisher Link .

Cancian, Maria, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2009. Changing Poverty, Changing Policies. New York: Russell Sage. Abstract. Publisher Link .

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Cecilia Elena Rouse. 2007. The Price of Independence: The Economics of Early Adulthood. New York: Russell Sage Foundation. Abstract.

Blank, Rebecca M., Sheldon H. Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni. 2006. Working and Poor: How Economic and Policy Changes Are Affecting Low-Wage Workers. New York: Russell Sage Foundation. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Peter Gottschalk. 2004. Diverging Fortunes: Trends in Poverty and Inequality. Russell Sage Foundation and Population Reference Bureau. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Robert Haveman. 2002. Understanding Poverty. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Ann Chih Lin. 2000. Coping With Poverty: The Social Contexts of Neighborhood, Work and Family in the African-American Community. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Jane Wadfogel. 2000. Securing the Future: Investing in Children from Birth to College. New York: Russell Sage. Abstract.

Farley, Reynolds, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Harry J. Holzer. 2000. Detroit Divided. New York: Russell Sage. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H. 1999. Economic Conditions and Welfare Reform. Kalamazoo, MI: Upjohn Institute. Abstract.

Journal Articles

Wightman, Patrick, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2014. "Multi-generational income disadvantage and the educational attainment of young adults." Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, 35: 53-69. DOI. Abstract.

Kofi, Charles Kerwin, Sheldon H. Danziger, Geng Li, and Robert F. Schoeni. 2014. "The Intergenerational Correlation of Consumption Expenditures." American Economic Review, 104(5): 136-140. NIHMSID: NIHMS610724. DOI. Abstract.

Pfeffer, Fabian T., Sheldon H. Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni. 2013. "Wealth Disparities Before and After the Great Recession." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 650(1): 98-123. DOI. Abstract.

Schmidt, Lucie G., and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2012. "Filling holes in the safety net? Material hardship and subjective well-being among disability benefit applicants and recipients after the 1996 welfare reform." Social Science Research, 41(6): 1581-97. DOI. Abstract.

Grieger, Lloyd, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2011. "Who Receives Food Stamps During Adulthood? Analyzing Repeatable Events With Incomplete Event Histories." Demography, 48(4): 1601-1614. DOI. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and David Ratner. 2010. "Labor Market Outcomes and the Transition to Adulthood." The Future of Children, 20(1): 133-158. Public Access.

Li, Geng, Robert F. Schoeni, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Kerwin Charles. 2010. "New Expenditure Data in the Panel Study of Income Dynamics: Comparisons with the Consumer Expenditure Survey Data." Monthly Labor Review, 133(2): 29-39. Abstract.

Grieger, Lloyd, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni. 2009. "Accurately measuring the trend in poverty in the United States using the Panel Study of Income Dynamics." Journal of Economic and Social Measurement, 34(2-3): 105-117. DOI. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., Richard Frank, and Ellen Meara. 2009. "Mental Illness, Work and Income Support Programs." American Journal of Psychiatry, 166(4): 398-404. DOI. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., M.M. Davis, S. Orzol, and H.A. Pollack. 2008. "Health insurance and access to care among welfare leavers." Inquiry-the Journal of Health Care Organization Provision and Financing, 45(2): 184-197. Abstract.

Sullivan, J.X., L. Turner, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2008. "The relationship between income and material hardship." Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 27(1): 63-81. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Phinney, Robin, Sheldon H. Danziger, Harold Pollack, and Kristin Seefeldt. 2007. "Housing Instability among Current and Former Welfare Recipients." American Journal of Public Health, 97(5): 832-837. DOI. Abstract.

Reed, D., and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2007. "The effects of recent immigration on racial/ethnic labor market differentials." American Economic Review, 97:373-377. DOI. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H. 2007. "Fighting poverty revisited: What did researchers know 40 years ago? What do we know today?" Focus: Institute for Research on Poverty, 25(1): 3-11. Abstract. Public Access.

Danziger, Sheldon H., L.J. Turner, and Kristin Seefeldt. 2006. "Failing the Transition from Welfare to Work: Women Chronically Disconnected from Employment and Cash Welfare." Social Science Quarterly, 87(2): 227-249. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Cadena, Brian, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Kristin Seefeldt. 2006. "Measuring state welfare policy changes: Why don't they explain caseload and employment outcomes?" Social Science Quarterly, 87(4): 808-817. DOI. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Sandra K. Danziger. 2006. "Poverty, Race and Anti-Poverty Policy Before and After Hurricane Katrina." Du Bois Review: Social Science Research on Race, 1(3): 23-36. DOI. Abstract.

Gottschalk, Peter, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2005. "Inequality of Wage Rates, Earnings, and Family Income in the United States, 1975-2002." Review of Income and Wealth, 51(2): 231-254. DOI. Abstract.

Cawley, John, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2005. "Does it pay to move from welfare to work? reply to Robert Moffitt and Katie Winder." Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 24(2): 411-417. DOI. Public Access.

Pollack, Harold, Sheldon H. Danziger, Rukmalie Jayakody, and Kristin Seefeldt. 2002. "Drug Testing Welfare Recipients -- False Positives, False Negatives, Unanticipated Opportunities." Women's Health Issues, 12(1): 23-31. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Pollack, Harold, Sheldon H. Danziger, Rukmalie Jayakody, and Kristin Seefeldt. 2002. "Substance Use Among Welfare Recipients: Trends and Policy Responses." Social Service Review, 76(2): 256-274. DOI. Abstract.

Allard, Scott W., and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2002. "Proximity and Opportunity: How Residence and Race Affect the Employment of Welfare Recipients." Housing Policy Debate, 13(4): 675-700. Abstract. Public Access.

Danziger, Sheldon H., Colleen M. Heflin, Mary E. Cocoran, E. Oltmans, and H.C. Wang. 2002. "Does It Pay to Move from Welfare to Work?" Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 21(4): 671-692. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Danziger, Sheldon H. 2002. "Welfare and slow economic growth." Indicators, 1(3): 63-70.

Danziger, Sandra K., Mary E. Corcoran, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Colleen M. Heflin. 2000. "Work, Income and Material Hardship After Welfare Reform." Journal of Consumer Affairs, 34(1): 6-30. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Jayakody, Rukmalie, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Harold Pollack. 2000. "Welfare Reform, Substance Use and Mental Health." Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, 25(4): 623-651. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Allard, Scott W., and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2000. "Welfare Magnets: Myth or Reality?" Journal of Politics, 62(2): 350-368. DOI. Abstract.

Siefert, Kristine A., Philip J. Bowman, Colleen M. Heflin, Sheldon H. Danziger, and David R. Williams. 2000. "Social and Environmental Predictors of Maternal Depression in Current and Recent Welfare Recipients." American Journal of Orthopsychiatry, 70(4): 510-522. DOI. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Deborah Reed. 1999. "Winners and Losers: The Era of Inequality Continues." Brookings Review, 17(4): 14-17. Abstract. PDF. Public Access.

Danziger, Sheldon H. 1999. "In Pursuit of Robert J. Lampman's Modest Goal: Antipoverty Policy After Welfare Reform." Focus: Institute for Research on Poverty, 20(2): 8-12. Public Access.

Danziger, Sandra K., and Sheldon H. Danziger. 1993. "Child Poverty and Public Policy: Toward a Comprehensive Antipoverty Agenda." Daedalus, 122(1): 57-84. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Danziger, Sheldon H., Peter Gottschalk, and Eugene Smolensky. 1989. "How the Rich Have Fared, 1973-87." The American Economic Review, 79(2): 310-4. Abstract. Licensed Access.

Chapters

Danziger, Sheldon H. 2010. "The Economy, Public Policy and Poverty: The US Experience and Implications for Singapore." In Proceedings of the Symposium on Rethinking Poverty and Social Mobility. Singapore: Civil Service College.

Danziger, Sandra, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2009. "Child Poverty and Antipoverty Policies in the U.S.: Lessons from Research and Cross-national Policies." In From Child Welfare to Child Well-being: an International Perspective on Knowledge in the Service of Making Policy edited by Sheila B. Kamerman, Shelley Phipps, and Asher Ben-Arieh. New York, Springer Publishing.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Sandra Danziger. 2009. "The U.S. Social Safety Net and Poverty: Lessons Learned and Promising Approaches." In Poverty and Poverty Alleviation Strategies in North America edited by M. J. Bane and R. Zenteno. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, David Rockefeller Center Series on Latin American Studies.

Cadena, Brian, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Kristin Seefeldt. 2008. "The Dynamics of Food Stamp Receipt after Welfare Reform." In Income Volatility and Food Assistance edited by D. Joliffe and J. Ziliak. Kalamazoo, MI: Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.

Keys, Benjamin, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2008. "Hurt the Worst: The Risk of Unemployment among Disadvantaged and Advantaged Male Workers, 1968-2003." In Laid off, laid low : political and economic consequences of employment insecurity edited by Newman, Katherine S.. :56-73. New York: Columbia University Press.

Danziger, Sandra K., and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2008. "Child Poverty in Economic and Public Policy Contexts." In Educating the Other America edited by S. B. Neuman. Baltimore: Paul H. Brooks Publishing.

Blank, Rebecca M., Sheldon H. Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni. 2006. "Work and poverty during the past quarter-century." In Working and poor : how economic and policy changes are affecting low-wage workers edited by Rebecca M. Blank, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni. 1-20. New York : Russell Sage Foundation.

Danziger, Sheldon H., Deborah Reed, and Tony N. Brown. 2005. "Poverty and prosperity : prospects for reducing racial/ethnic economic disparities in the United States." In Racism and Public Policy edited by Y. Bangura. London: Palgrave-MacMillan.

Matsudaira, Jordan, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2004. "Work, welfare, and economic well-being after welfare reform : do state policies make a difference?" In Welfare Reform : A Comparative Assessment of the French and U.S. Experiences edited by N. Gilbert and A. Parent. 167-186. New Brunswick, N.J.: Transaction Publishers.

Lehman, Jeffrey, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2004. "Turning our backs on the New Deal : the end of welfare in 1996." In Race, Poverty, and Domestic Policy edited by C.M. Henry. 603-630. New Haven: Yale University Press.

Danziger, Sheldon H. 2003. "Employment and earnings." In Encyclopedia of Social Work Supplement. 29-38. Washington, D.C.: National Association of Social Workers.

Seefeldt, Kristin, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Sandra K. Danziger. 2003. "Michigan's welfare system." In Michigan at the Millennium edited by C. Ballard, et al.. 351-370. Lansing, MI: Michigan State University Press.

Danziger, Sheldon H. 2002. "After Welfare Reform and an Economic Boom: Why is Child Poverty Still So Much Higher in the U.S. than in Europe?" In Children and Social Security edited by J. Bradshaw. 3-35. London: Ashgate. Abstract. PDF.

Danziger, Sheldon H. 2002. "Approaching the Limits: Early National Lessons from Welfare Reform." In Rural Dimensions of Welfare Reform edited by B. Weber, G. Duncan, and L Whitener. Kalamazoo, MI: Upjohn Institute for Employment Research.

Lehman, Jeffrey, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2002. "Welfare." In Oxford Companion to American Law. New York: Oxford University Press.

Holzer, Harry, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2001. "Are Jobs Available for Disadvantaged Workers in Urban Areas?" In Urban Inequality: Evidence from Four Cities edited by A. O'Conner, C. Tilly and L. Bobo. Pp. 496-538. New York: Russell Sage Foundation.

Danziger, Sheldon H. 2001. "Welfare Reform Policy from Nixon to Clinton, What Role for Social Science?" In Social Science and Policy Making edited by D. Featherman and M. Vinovskis. Pp. 137-164. Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Marcia Carlson. 2001. "Single Parents, Poverty and Social Welfare Policies in the West." In Single Parents and Child Welfare in the New Russia edited by J. Klugman and A. Motivans. Pp. 89-120. London: Palgrave.

Gottschalk, Peter, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2001. "Income Mobility and Exits from Poverty of American Children, 1970-1992." In The Dynamics of Child Poverty in Industrialized Countries edited by B. Bradbury, S. Jenkins and J. Micklewright. Pp. 135-153. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

Waldfogel, Jane, Sandra K. Danziger, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Kristin Seefeldt. 2001. "Welfare Reform and Lone Mother's Employment in the U.S." In Lone Parents, Employment and Social Policy: Cross National Comparisons edited by J. Millar and K. Rowlingson. Pp. 37-60. Bristol, UK: Policy Press.

Jantti, Markus, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2000. "Income Poverty in Advanced Countries." In Handbook of Income Distribution edited by A. B. Atkinson and F. Bourguignon. Pp. 309-378. New York: Elsevier Science. Abstract.

Jantti, Markus, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2000. "Income Poverty in Advanced Economies." In Handbook on Income Distribution edited by A.B. Atkinson and F. Bourguignon. Pp. 309-377. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science.

Danziger, Sandra K., Mary E. Corcoran, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Kristin Seefeldt. 2000. "Barriers to the Employment of Welfare Recipients." In Prosperity for All? The Economic Boom and African Americans edited by R. Cherry and W. Rodgers. Pp. 245-278. New York: Russell Sage Foundation.

Jantii, Markus, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2000. "Income Poverty in Advanced Economics." In Handbook on Income Distribution edited by AB Atkinson and F Bourguignon. Pp. 309-377. Amsterdam: Elsevier Science.

Cancian, Maria, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Peter Gottschalk. 1993. "The Changing Contributions of Men and Women to the Level and Distribution of Family Income, 1968-88." In Poverty and Prosperity in the USA in the Late Twentieth Century edited by Dmitri B. Papadimitriou and Edward N. Wolff. New York, NY: St. Martin's Press. Abstract.

Conference Proceedings

Farley, Reynolds, Charles Peek, and Sheldon H. Danziger. "Poverty and Prosperity: Trends in the Largest Metropolitan Areas in the 1980s." 1991 Proceedings of the Social Statistics Section of the American Statistical Association, Reprint No. 375. Abstract.

PSC Reports

Chiteji, Ngina, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2012. "Finances and Frustration: Families’ Circumstances after the Great Recession." PSC Research Report No. 12-754. January 2012. Abstract. PDF.

Wightman, Patrick, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2012. "Multi-Generational Income Disadvantage and the Educational Attainment of Young Adults." PSC Research Report No. 12-759. June 2012. Abstract. PDF.

Grieger, Lloyd, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Robert F. Schoeni. 2008. "Estimating and Benchmarking the Trend in the Poverty Rate from the Panel Study of Income Dynamics." PSC Research Report No. 08-633. March 2008. Abstract. PDF.

Charles, Kerwin, Sheldon H. Danziger, Geng Li, and Robert F. Schoeni. 2006. "Studying Consumption with the Panel Study of Income Dynamics: Comparisons with the Consumer Expenditure Survey and an Application to the Intergenerational Transmission of Well-being." PSC Research Report No. 06-590. February 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Danziger, Sheldon H., and Sandra K. Danziger. 2005. "The U.S. Social Safety Net and Poverty: Lessons Learned and Promising Approaches." PSC Research Report No. 05-580. August 2005. Abstract. PDF.

Gottschalk, Peter, and Sheldon H. Danziger. "Inequality of Wage Rates, Earnings, and Family Income in the United States, 1975-2002." PSC Research Report No. 04-568. October 2004. Abstract. PDF.

Danziger, Sheldon H. 2002. "Approaching the Limit: Early National Lessons from Welfare Reform." PSC Research Report No. 02-507. June 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Danziger, Sandra K., Mary E. Corcoran, Sheldon H. Danziger, Colleen M. Heflin, Ariel Kalil, Judith A. Levine, Daniel Rosen, and Kristin Seedfeldt. 2002. "Barriers to the Employment of Welfare Recipients." PSC Research Report No. 02-508. June 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Mainieri, Tina, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2002. "Designing Surveys of Welfare Populations." PSC Research Report No. 02-509. June 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Allard, Scott W., and Sheldon H. Danziger. "Proximity and Opportunity: How Residence and Race Affect the Employment of Welfare Recipients." PSC Research Report No. 02-510. June 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Pollack, Harold A., Sheldon H. Danziger, Rukmalie Jayakody, and Kristin S. Seefeldt. "Substance Use Among Welfare Recipients: Trends and Policy Responses." PSC Research Report No. 02-511. June 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Danziger, Sheldon H. 2002. "Welfare Reform Policy from Nixon to Clinton: What Role for Social Science?" PSC Research Report No. 02-512. June 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Waldfogel, Jane, Sandra K. Danziger, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Kristin Seefeldt. 2002. "Welfare Reform and Lone Mothers' Employment in the U.S." PSC Research Report No. 02-513. June 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Danziger, Sheldon H., Colleen M. Heflin, Mary E. Cocoran, E. Oltmans, and H.C. Wang. "Does It Pay to Move from Welfare to Work?" PSC Research Report No. 00-449. August 2000. Abstract. PDF.

Danziger, Sandra K., Mary E. Corcoran, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Colleen M. Heflin. 2000. "Work, Income and Material Hardship after Welfare Reform." PSC Research Report No. 02-514. June 2000. Abstract. PDF.

Jantti, Markus, and Sheldon H. Danziger. "Income Poverty in Advanced Countries." PSC Research Report No. 99-433. March 1999. PDF.

Carlson, Marcia, and Sheldon H. Danziger. "Cohabitation and the Measurement of Child Poverty." PSC Research Report No. 98-416. June 1998. Abstract. PDF.

Gottschalk, Peter, and Sheldon H. Danziger. "Family Income Mobility-How Much Is There and Has It Changed?" PSC Research Report No. 97-405. September 1997. Abstract.

Holzer, Harry J., and Sheldon H. Danziger. "Are Jobs Available for Disadvantaged Groups in Urban Areas?" PSC Research Report No. 97-406. September 1997. Abstract.

Jantii, Markus, and Sheldon H. Danziger. "Work, Welfare and Child Poverty in Sweden and the U.S." PSC Research Report No. 92-266. November 1992. Abstract.

Cancian, Maria, Sheldon H. Danziger, and Peter Gottschalk. "The Changing Contributions of Men and Women to the Level and Distribution of Family Income, 1968-1988." PSC Research Report No. 91-227. September 1991. Abstract.

Farley, Reynolds, Charles W. Peek, and Sheldon H. Danziger. "Poverty and Prosperity: Trends in the Largest Metropolitan Areas in the 1980s." PSC Research Report No. 91-229. September 1991.

Acs, Gregory, and Sheldon H. Danziger. "Educational Attainment, Industrial Structure, and Male Earnings, 1973-1987." PSC Research Report No. 90-189. August 1990. Abstract.

Danziger, Sheldon H. "Education, Earnings, and Poverty." PSC Research Report No. 89-154. August 1989. Abstract.

Other Reports

Cawley, John, and Sheldon H. Danziger. 2004. "Obesity as a barrier to the transition from welfare to work." NBER Working Paper 10508.