Trickling Down: Does Local Job Growth Reduce Poverty? Working Paper by Mindy S. Crandall and Bruce A. Weber for the RUPRI Rural Poverty Research Center. March, 2005.

Trickling Down: Does Local Job Growth Reduce Poverty? Working Paper by Mindy S. Crandall and Bruce A. Weber for the RUPRI Rural Poverty Research Center. March, 2005.

Trickling Down: Does Local Job Growth Reduce Poverty?

Authors Mindy S. Crandall and Bruce A. Weber of the RUPRI Rural Poverty Research Center take advantage of newly available, more finely grained data to explore the relationship between the change in poverty at the census tract level and economic changes. In addition, spatial modeling techniques are explored to see if model function improves after properly correcting for spatial autocorrelation.

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