Publications

Sabia, J. J., & Nielsen, R. B. (2015). Minimum wages, poverty, and material hardship: New evidence from the SIPP. Review of Economics of the Household, 13(1), 95-134. doi:10.1007/s11150-012-9171-8

Bhargava, V., Lee, J. S., Jain, R., Johnson, M. A., & Brown, A. (2012). Food insecurity is negatively associated with home health and out-of-pocket expenditures in older adults. Journal of Nutrition, 142(10), 1888-1895.

Nielsen, R. B., Garasky, S. B., & Chatterjee, S. (2010). Food insecurity and out-of-pocket medical expenditures: Competing basic needs? Family & Consumer Sciences Research Journal, 39(2), 138-152.

Grants

Wilmarth, M. J., Seay, M. C., & Nielsen, R. B. The dynamics of food and housing assistance programs before and after the Great Recession. Institute for Research on Poverty (IRP) Research Innovation and Development Grants in Economics (RIDGE) Center for National Food and Nutrition Assistance Research Small Grant. 07/01/2014 – 12/31/2015. $39,709.

Nielsen, R. B., & Lee, J. S. Do food acquisition patterns vary by food security status, the receipt of SNAP, and health? Evidence from the first National Household Food Acquisition and Purchase Survey (FoodAPS). United States Department of Agriculture National Needs Fellowships: Administered by University of Georgia's Sustainable Food Systems Program. 08/01/2014 - 07/01/2016. $34,434.

Kim, J., Chang, Y., & Chatterjee, S. Health, Economic Instability and Participation in the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program. Ridge Center for Targeted Studies. 10/2013 - 12/2014. $34,000

Berle, D. C., Davis, B., Gibson, S., Jambeck, J. R., Kurtz, H., Little, E., Nielsen, R. B., Varlamoff, S. M., & Wilder, S. O. Educating a new generation of agricultural specialists: Improving access to healthy food and supporting healthy choices. United States Department of Agriculture. 09/01/2010 - 09/01/2013. $139,658.