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Most Americans Who Live Hand-to-Mouth Aren't Actually "Poor"

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Published on Mar 20, 2014

Brookings Paper finds that about one-third of American households -- around 38 million -- live hand-to-mouth, although a majority of them are not technically poor. The paper is authored by Greg Kaplan of Princeton University, Giovanni Violante of New York University and Justin Weidner of Princeton University.

www.brookings.edu/bpea

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