Brief The Impact of the Great Recession on the Number of Charities
Melissa S. Brown, Brice McKeever, Nathan Dietz, Jeremy Koulish, Thomas H. Pollak
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According to NCCS data, the charitable nonprofit sector proved surprisingly resilient during and after the Great Recession (2008-12), with only a small increase in the percentage of organizations closing their doors as compared to the period directly before the recession (2004-08).
Research Areas Economic mobility and inequality Nonprofits and philanthropy
Tags Nonprofit data and statistics
Policy Centers Center on Nonprofits and Philanthropy