Khadeeja Miller compares items with her daughters Rionna (L) and Deonna Sanders (C) at the St. Vincent de Paul food pantry in Indianapolis, Indiana, November 27, 2012. Picture taken November 27, 2012. To match Special Report EQUALITY/INDIANA REUTERS/Aaron P. Bernstein (UNITED STATES - Tags: SOCIETY POVERTY FOOD)

Blog Post | Long Memos

SNAP happy? Welfare, poverty, and well-being, revisited

June 4, 2015, Carol Graham and Kendall Swenson

In June's long memo, Carol Graham and Kendall Swenson examine the relationship between government transfers and well-being and find that recipients of financial assistance report lower levels of life satisfaction.

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