Brief Income and Hardship: Affordability of Housing
Alyssa Wigton, David S. D'Orio
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Recent public policy initiatives are aimed at promoting work so that families can pay for their basic needs. However, even people who work may have problems paying their housing expenses. The Department of Housing and Urban Development reported recently that many people working full-time at the minimum wage have difficulty affording decent-quality housing in the private rental market.
Research Areas Families
Tags Economic well-being