The Importance of Wealth is Growing
Bankruptcy Rules and “Medicaid Churn” Affect Saving of Families Planning for Medical Bills
The use of bankruptcy to avoid medical bills and the sometimes transient nature of Medicaid play a role in low-income families? decisions about saving.
Children of College Graduates Earn More and Are Richer
Both a family head?s education and that of his or her parents affect how much income and wealth a family has.
Shifting fortunes: wealth trends in the Federal Reserve’s survey of consumer finances
Short essays related to research on understanding and strengthening the balance sheets of American households.