Celebrating Six Decades of "Social Work" and Advancing Financial Capability and Asset Development: Social Work Advance Access published August 29, 2016.
A special section composed of three articles in financial stability research and work is now available online in the journal "Social Work."
In addition to the editorial, the four articles are "Coming of Age on a Shoestring Budget: Financial Capability and Financial Behaviors of Lower-Income Millennials" by Stacie West and Terri Friedline; "Improved Financial Capability Can Reduce Material Hardship among Mothers" by Jin Huang, Yunju Nam, Michael Sherraden, and Margaret Clancy; and "'We Routinely Borrow to Survive': Exploring the Financial Capability of Income-Poor People in India" by M.M. Banerjee. Drs. Jodi Jacobson Frey and Christine Callahan of UMSSW's Financial Social Work Initiative were co-authors on the editorial introducing this issue.