Limited Safety Net(redirected from Limited Safety Nets)
Limited Safety Net
A social safety net that assists a narrower range of persons than other social safety nets. For example, a limited safety net may only provide nutritional assistance to children and not to impoverished adults. Proponents of limited safety nets argue that safety nets drag on an economy and that restricting eligibility spurs job creation and innovation. Critics maintain that limiting the safety net harms the most vulnerable members of society.