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An Examination of Retirement Income for the 65+ Population Using the SIPP [PPT - 1M]
Kathleen Short and Jeremy Skog (U.S. Census Bureau)
Presented at PAA conference in May, 2014

Examining the Incidence and Depth of Poverty in the U.S. Taking Account of Taxes and Transfers in 2011 [PDF - 533k]
Kathleen S. Short (U.S. Census Bureau)

The Research Supplemental Poverty Measure: 2011 [PDF - 875k]
Kathleen S. Short (U.S. Census Bureau)

The Research Supplemental Poverty Measure: 2010 [PDF - 875k]
Kathleen S. Short (U.S. Census Bureau)

Understanding Income-to-Threshold Ratios Using the Supplemental Poverty Measure [PDF - 712k]
Kathleen Short and Timothy Smeeding (U.S. Census Bureau)

Special Tabulation of Supplemental Poverty Measure Estimates [PDF 150k]
November 21, 2011.

Papers prepared for the 86th Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association

Measuring Poverty In the United States: Issues and Challenges
June 30, 2011

The Supplemental Poverty Measure: Examining the Incidence and Depth of Poverty in the U.S. Taking Account of Taxes and Transfers [PDF - 944k]
Kathleen S. Short (U.S. Census Bureau)

Geographic Adjustments of Supplemental Poverty Measure Thresholds: Using the American Community Survey Five-Year Data on Housing Costs [PDF - 434k]
Trudi J. Renwick (U.S. Census Bureau)

Supplemental Poverty Measure Thresholds: Imputing Noncash Benefits to the Consumer Expenditure Survey Using Current Population Survey [PDF - 196k]
Charles Hokayem (U.S. Census Bureau)
Thesia I. Garner (Bureau of Labor Statistics)


Papers prepared for the Joint Statistical Meetings Miami, Florida. Section on Government Statistics

The Supplemental Poverty Measure: New Research Findings
August 2, 2011

Organizer and Chair: Kathleen S. Short, U.S. Census Bureau
Discussant: Constance Citro, Committee on National Statistics

Unit of Analysis for Poverty Measurement: A Comparison of the Supplemental Poverty Measure and the Official Poverty Measure [PDF - 86k]
Ashley Provencher (U.S. Census Bureau)

Medical Out-of-Pocket Spending Among the Uninsured: Differential Spending & The Supplemental Poverty Measure [PDF - 315k]
Kyle J. Caswell and Kathleen S. Short (U.S. Census Bureau)

Supplemental Poverty Measure Thresholds: Imputing Noncash Benefits to the Consumer Expenditure Survey Using Current Population Survey? Parts I and II [PDF - 345k]
Thesia I. Garner (Bureau of Labor Statistics) and Charles Hokayem (U.S. Census Bureau)


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