The Balance Sheets of Low-Income Households: What We Know about Their Assets and Liabilities
79 Pages Posted: 23 Jan 2013 Last revised: 5 Feb 2013
Date Written: November 7, 2007
This report synthesizes current research and other available information on the assets and liabilities of low-income households into a variety of portraits. These data allow practitioners and researchers to begin to form a comprehensive representation of the balance sheets of low-income households and sets the stage for future research and policy discussion around the finances of low-income households.
Keywords: housing, poverty and safety net, race/ethnicity/gender
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