B. The federal government provides a number of programs that help those in the
United States who live in poverty, including Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF). Explain how this program differs from its predecessor - Aid for Families with Dependent Children (AFDC).
Would including housing subsidies as a part of TANF have a distortionary impact on poor families' consumption choices? Explain why or why not.
Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC) was established by the Social Security Act of 1935 as a grant program to... View the full answer