The Ralph and Goldy Lewis Center for Regional Policy Studies
A Research Agenda: Impacts of Welfare Reform on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs)
- Author(s): Ong, Paul M.
- Ishikawa, Hiroshi
- et al.
This document summarizes the proceedings from a research symposium held on June 29 th, 2006, on the impact of Welfare Reform on Asian American and Pacific Islanders (AAPIs). This population has not received adequate attention in most welfare studies, despite the severity of the problem facing some ethnic subgroups. The symposium’s goals are to review existing research, identify future research needs, and to develop a strategy to implement a research agenda. Included in this document are background information, abstracts of the papers presented during the symposium, recommendations for future research, biographical information and an annotated bibliography of selective publications.