Cause of State Variations in SNAP Administrative Costs

Client
U.S. Department of Agriculture

Identify components that explain the State variations in SNAP administrative expenses, including the impact of geographic pay differences; State and caseload characteristics; variations in eligibility systems and certification options. Finally, determine the relationship between payment accuracy, timeliness in application processing, and program access on state administrative expenses.

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Service
Research & Evaluation
Market
Health & Human Services