Whitepaper Sources

The Financial Security of Older Oregonians

United States Government Accountability Office (2015), “Retirement Security:  Most Households Approaching Retirement have Low Savings.”  https://www.gao.gov/assets/680/670153.pdf

Board of Governors of The Federal Reserve System (2016), “Report of Economic Well Being of US Households in 2015.”  https://www.federalreserve.gov/2015-report-economic-well-being-us-households-201605.pdf   

Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University (2016), “Projections & Implications for Housing a Growing Population: Older Households 2015-2035.”  http://www.jchs.harvard.edu/research-areas/reports/projections-and-implications-housing-growing-population-older-households-2015

Center for a Secure Retirement (2017). “10 Years After the Crisis: Middle-Income Boomers Rebounding but not Recovered.”  http://www.centerforasecureretirement.com/media/399673/174406_csr-report-jan-2017_final.pdf

The National Institute for Retirement Security (2013). “The Retirement Savings Crisis: Is It Worse Than We Think?” https://www.nirsonline.org/reports/the-retirement-savings-crisis-is-it-worse-than-we-think/

Employee Benefit Research Institute and Greenwald & Associates, “2017 Retirement Confidence Survey.” https://www.ebri.org/surveys/rcs/2017/

Institute for Policy Studies (2016), “The Ever-Growing Gap: Without Change, African-American and Latino Families Won’t Match White Wealth for Centuries.” https://ips-dc.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/08/The-Ever-Growing-Gap-CFED_IPS-Final-2.pdf

U.S. Census Bureau, American Community Survey 1-Year data (2005 and 2016)

AARP Public Policy Institute (2018), “Fact Sheet: Older Workers and Part-Time Employment.” https://www.aarp.org/content/dam/aarp/ppi/2018/part-time-older-workers.pdf

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