Assets, saving and wealth, and poverty: A Review of evidence. Final report to the Joseph Rowntree Foundation

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Title: Assets, saving and wealth, and poverty: A Review of evidence. Final report to the Joseph Rowntree Foundation
Authors: Searle, Beverley A.
Köppe, Stephan
Permanent link: http://hdl.handle.net/10197/6359
Date: Jul-2014
Abstract: This review examines the evidence on the extent to which savings, assets and wealth can provide a safety net against unexpected expenses or drops in income. It also looks at whether holding assets changes people's thinking and whether they become more responsible and forward-looking.
Type of material: Technical Report
Publisher: Personal Finance Research Centre
Keywords: Asset-based welfare;Savings;Poverty;Review of evidence
Language: en
Status of Item: Peer reviewed
Appears in Collections:Social Policy, Social Work and Social Justice Research Collection

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