USDA's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Contributed to Rural Economic Output, Jobs Following the Great Recession
Reports on the economic impacts of the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) in rural areas from 2009-2014 based on data from the USDA and U.S. Department of Commerce's Bureau of Economic Analysis. Discusses job creation, household spending, and food-sector investments.
Cristina Miller, Katherine Ralston, Stephen Vogel
USDA Economic Research Service
Community and economic development · Economics and the economy · Food security and nutrition · Policy · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data