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The authors consider various issues of equity regarding the distribution of public services and payments in growing areas. This study looks at the distributive equality of the services' cost and benefits among the local citizens surrounding the Research Triangle Park, and the possible overflows into other surrounding communities.
In 1982, the federal government penalized the state $3.5 million for exceeding the national average in the rate of errors in processing food stamps. In cooperation with the Department of Human Resources and the staff of the Research Triangle Institute a new plan was drafted to eliminate these errors and avoid future penalties. The plan involves identifying high risk areas with problematic households more prone to error.