Oes Welfare Reform in New York City Work?

This is a RESEARCH PROPOSAL PAPER for a course in Social & Economic Policy in the U.S. My position is, despite research, literature and data to the contrary, Welfare Reform in New York City does not work. This research paper needs to support this position. I am to assume that the reader/audience is knowledgeable or holds some kind of power in the area of Welfare Reform. The Outline for this Research Proposal is as follows:

Introduction and Objective: Introduce the reader to your topic area and primary research question

Literature Review: Demonstrate the state of research on the topic area or research question

Body: demonstrate that the research is worth doing

Methodological Discussion: demonstrate (with what social science methods) youll use to answer the research question

Conclusion