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The Financial Diaries

How American Families Cope in a World of Uncertainty

Jonathan Morduch

What the financial diaries of working-class families reveal about economic stresses, why they happen, and what policies might reduce themDeep within the American Dream lies the belief that hard work and steady saving will ensure a comfortable retirement and a better life for one's children. But in a nation experiencing unprecedented prosperity, eve...
Publish Date
2017
April 4
Goodreads rating
3.88
ISBN
9780691172989
Recommendations
1
Recommendations
Aug 24, 2018
@Jess_Bartholow It’s way beyond college. There is a massive philanthropic investment and lots of nonprofit work in addressing financial insecurity broadly. Check out CFSI and the Financial Diaries (great book) for two examples.      source