Multigenerational Interactions in Black Middle Class Wealth and Asset Decision Making

@article{Bowman2011MultigenerationalII,
  title={Multigenerational Interactions in Black Middle Class Wealth and Asset Decision Making},
  author={S. W. Bowman},
  journal={Journal of Family and Economic Issues},
  year={2011},
  volume={32},
  pages={15-26}
}
  • S. W. Bowman
  • Published 2011
  • Economics
  • Journal of Family and Economic Issues
Traditional comparisons of wealth and asset attainment between Blacks and Whites suggest disproportionate outcomes; yet are limited in capturing the intrinsic factors that influence the decision-making process. This study examines the multigenerational interactions and influences that shape Black middle-class wealth and asset decision-making. Twenty-nine in depth interviews with Black middle-class families from three metropolitan cities were completed to provide insight into the factors that… Expand
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