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TitleEnabling Families to Weather Emergencies and Develop: The Role of Assets
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PublisherThe Urban Institute
DateJuly 2008
Pages30 pp.
DescriptionAbout four in five low-income families are "asset poor," lacking enough liquid savings to live for three months at the federal poverty level without earnings. This report examines a cluster of policies that would improve financial markets and savings opportunities for low-income families.
Filed inEconomy > Economic opportunity
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