Effects of PFDs on Poverty Among Rural Alaska Natives

A recent article in the journal World Development, by Matthew Berman, professor of economics at ISER, examines how the Permanent Fund dividend (PFD) has reduced poverty among the 60,000 or so Alaska Natives living in small, isolated communities far off the road system. PFDs are cash payments the state government makes to […]

2018-04-10T14:22:22-08:00April 10th, 2018|Categories: News|