Saving and Asset-Accumulation Strategies Used by Low-Income Individuals
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Keywordssavings; poverty; asset accumulation; Individual Development Accounts;
- D91 - Microeconomics - - Micro-Based Behavioral Economics - - - Role and Effects of Psychological, Emotional, Social, and Cognitive Factors on Decision Making
NEP fieldsThis paper has been announced in the following NEP Reports:
- NEP-MFD-2001-09-10 (Microfinance)
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