Books & Chapters Financial Capability

Qiong Ren Neng Zan Qian Ma [Can the Poor Save?]

In 2007, Mark Schreiner and Michael Sherraden coauthored Can the Poor Save?, addressing a fundamental question that has influenced programs and policies to build the financial security of families in the United States and beyond. a decade later, Commercial Press released Yanyan Sun’s Chinese translation of this landmark work.

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Schreiner, M., & Sherraden, M. (2017). Qiong Ren Neng Zan Qian Ma [Can the poor save? Saving and asset building in Individual Development Accounts] (Trans Y. Sun). Beijing, China: Commercial Press.