The Issues | Income Volatility

Expert Takes

|

William Darity | Duke University

“[Income volatility] produces great economic insecurity for many families. The combination of low income, low wealth and high income volatility is particularly toxic. Income volatility (especially unpredictable changes) for families with low resources creates even greater stress under conditions of deprivation.”

Introduction To Income Volatility

● Summary

At the first in-person convening in March 2016, EPIC had the chance to discuss the dimensions of income volatility with a number of key thinkers from across sectors. Their insights are showcased in the videos below.

● Watch

Other Expert Takes

● Videos

EPIC
CONSUMER DEBT|INCOME VOLATILITY

Your input and participation helps ensure that we have a level of dialogue and knowledge synthesis that is thorough and goes beyond usual sound bites.

POLICY MAKERS

Government Officials
Advocates

RESEARCHERS

Academics
Think Tanks
GET EPIC UPDATES

GET EPIC UPDATES

Policy Makers Researchers FinTech Leaders
GET EPIC UPDATES

INDUSTRY

Entrepreneurs
Nonprofit Innovators
We’re always looking to expand our network. Join our mailing list to stay in the loop with everything we’re working on.

EPIC is an initiative of the Aspen Institute's Financial Security Program.

The Aspen Institute:

Financial Security Program:

CONTACT US:

The Aspen Institute

2300 N Street, NW Suite 700, Washington, DC 20037

Financial Security Program  |   The Aspen Institute  |  2300 N Street, NW Suite 700 Washington, DC 20037

  • Twitter
  • YouTube
  • E-Mail
  • Phone
  • Directions

Privacy Policy   |   Legal

© The Aspen Institute 2017—All Rights Reserved

Privacy Policy   |   Legal

Share This