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Staying in jobs and out of the underground: Child support policies that encourage legitimate work

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Wednesday, August 8, 2012 - 08:18
Individual Author: 
Turetsky, Vicki
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Published Date: 
March 2007
Published Date (Text): 
March 2007
Issue Number: 
brief #2

This policy brief explains why policymakers and practitioners should manage the child support obligations of incarcerated and re-entering men to help them maintain regular employment, limit participation in the underground economy, reduce recidivism, and provide steady support to their children over time. (author abstract)

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