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Title Appalachian legacy [electronic resource] : economic opportunity after the war on poverty / James P. Ziliak, editor.
Publication Info. Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, c2012
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents 1. Introduction : progress and prospects for Appalachia / James P. Ziliak -- Part I. Progress against poverty. 2. The Appalachian Regional Development Act and economic change / James P. Ziliak -- 3. Inequality and human capital in Appalachia: 1960-2000 / Dan A. Black and Seth G. Sanders -- 4. Family change and poverty in Appalachia / Daniel T. Lichter and Lisa A. Cimbaluk -- Part II. Future challenges for Appalachia. 5. Socioeconomic status, child health, and future outcomes : lessons for Appalachia / Janet Currie and Mariesa Herrmann -- 6. Cities, economic development, and the role of place-based policies : prospects for Appalachia / Matthew E. Kahn -- 7. Poverty traps and Appalachia / Steven N. Durlauf.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Subject Poverty -- Appalachian Region.
Appalachian Region -- Economic policy.
Appalachian Region -- Economic conditions.
Added Author Ziliak, James Patrick.
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Related To Print version: Appalachian legacy. Washington, D.C. : Brookings Institution Press, 2012 9780815722144 (DLC) 2011051163
ISBN 081572215X (electronic bk.)
9780815722151 (electronic bk.)
9780815722144 (hbk. : alk. paper)
0815722141 (hbk. : alk. paper)
Standard No. 9786613531551
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