Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) Research

Last Modified: 10/27/2013

As of Oct. 1, 2008, Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) is the new name for the federal Food Stamp Program. The new name reflects the changes we’ve made to meet the needs of our clients, including a focus on nutrition and an increase in benefit amounts. SNAP is the federal name for the program. State programs may have different names.

Date Title
04/01/2010 Low-Income Household Spending Patterns and Measures of Poverty
12/18/2009 Understanding the Determinants of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Participation
11/05/2009 Characteristics of Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Households: Fiscal Year 2008
11/01/2009 Reaching Those in Need: State Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Participation Rates in 2007
10/01/2009 Calculating The Food Stamp Program Access Index: A Step-By-Guide 2008
06/01/2009 Trends in Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program Participation Rates: 2000 to 2007
02/01/2009 Empirical Bayes Shrinkage Estimates of State Food Stamp Program Participation Rates in 2004-2006 for All Eligible People and the Working Poor
12/08/2008 Characteristics of Food Stamp Households: Fiscal Year 2007
11/01/2008 Reaching Those in Need: State Food Stamp Participation Rates in 2006
10/02/2008 Evaluation of the 2004/2005 Food Stamp Outreach Projects
10/01/2008 Calculating The Food Stamp Program Access Index: A Step-By-Guide 2007
09/01/2008 Feasibility of Assessing Causes of State Variation in Food Stamp Program Administrative Costs
07/01/2008 Diet Quality of Americans by Food Stamp Participation Status: Data from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey, 1999-2004
06/01/2008 Trends in Food Stamp Program Participation Rates: 2000 to 2006
04/01/2008 Empirical Bayes Shrinkage Estimates of State Food Stamp Program Participation Rates in 2003-2005 for All Eligible People and the Working Poor