Reports and blogs
Making Ends Meet reports and blogs
Consumer Use of Buy Now, Pay Later: Insights from the CFPB Making Ends Meet Survey (with Cortnie Shupe and Greta Li)
Making Ends Meet in 2022: Insights from the CFPB Making Ends Meet survey (with Samyak Jain, Greta Li, Elizabeth Saunders, and Eric Wilson)
In this blog post, we begin with the challenges of high rent inflation and ask whether renters who missed payments were able to take advantage of pandemic-related rental assistance. We then discuss rates of transition into homeownership—which can protect consumers from rising rents—and how they differ by race and ethnicity. And we conclude with some of the drawbacks and potential risks of homeownership, especially in situations where housing values may fall.
Consumer finances during the pandemic: Insights from the Making Ends Meet Survey (with Cortnie Shupe)
Research reports and blogs
Office of Research blog: Who gets sued in civil courts? Civil judgments are not evenly distributed (with Éva Nagypál)