Credit and debt in low-income families
reportposted on 2010-07-05, 08:27 authored by Chris Dearden, Jackie Goode, Grahame Whitfield, Lynne Cox
This report examines the experiences of credit and debt for low-income families over a twelve month period. It was conducted against the backdrop of the global ‘credit crunch’, when a sustained period of readily available credit was followed by recession, increasing unemployment and rising household costs.
- Social Sciences
- Communication, Media, Social and Policy Studies
- Centre for Research in Social Policy (CRSP)
CitationDEARDEN, C. ... et al, 2010. Credit and debt in low-income families. York : Joseph Rowntree Foundation.
PublisherJoseph Rowntree Foundation (© Loughborough University)
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NotesThis report can also be found at: http://www.jrf.org.uk/sites/files/jrf/credit-debt-low-incomes-full.pdf. This report, or any other JRF publication, can be downloaded free from the JRF website (www.jrf.org.uk/publications/).