Improving the Measurement of Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Survey of Consumer Finances
Abstract: The Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF) is one of the main data sources in the United States for assessing and analyzing differences in wealth and financial well-being across families. In recent years, the SCF estimates of racial and ethnic wealth gaps have garnered considerable attention, in part because these disparities are so large and persistent.
Part of Series: FEDS Notes
Publication Date: 2021-06-21