Assessing the Severity of Rent Burden on Low-Income Families

Posted: 21 Oct 2017

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Jeff Larrimore

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System

Jenny Schuetz

Brookings Institution

Date Written: December 27, 2017

Abstract

To assess the rent burden on families, we analyze housing expenditures of renters using the American Community Survey (ACS) Public Use Microdata Sample (PUMS).

Suggested Citation

Larrimore, Jeff and Schuetz, Jenny, Assessing the Severity of Rent Burden on Low-Income Families (December 27, 2017). FEDS Notes No. 2017-12-27 https://doi.org/10.17016/2380-7172.2111, Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3716386

Jeff Larrimore (Contact Author)

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System ( email )

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Jenny Schuetz

Brookings Institution ( email )

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Washington, DC 20036
United States

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