The Positive Externalities of Food Stamps

The Biden Administration recently approved an unprecedented, over 25% increase in Food Stamps. Earlier this month, the Biden Administration approved an increase, the largest one in American history, to SNAP, a program formerly known as and commonly referred to as Food Stamps. This over 25% increase will result in the average benefit going from $121Continue reading “The Positive Externalities of Food Stamps”

A Foundational View of Welfare

Understanding its effects, why it’s necessary, and how it’s implemented.  Overview: When considering policy, we may often take foundational positions for granted. Welfare no doubt falls under this category, everyone left of center or center most likely agrees that welfare is a net asset, but do we stop and consider why? It’s important to flesh out foundationalContinue reading “A Foundational View of Welfare”