Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Lifetime Prevalence of Homelessness in the United States

@article{Fusaro2018RacialAE,
  title={Racial and Ethnic Disparities in the Lifetime Prevalence of Homelessness in the United States},
  author={Vincent A. Fusaro and Helen Levy and H. Luke Shaefer},
  journal={Demography},
  year={2018},
  volume={55},
  pages={2119-2128}
}
Homelessness in the United States is often examined using cross-sectional, point-in-time samples. Any experience of homelessness is a risk factor for adverse outcomes, so it is also useful to understand the incidence of homelessness over longer periods. We estimate the lifetime prevalence of homelessness among members of the Baby Boom cohort (n = 6,545) using the 2012 and 2014 waves of the Health and Retirement Study (HRS), a nationally representative survey of older Americans. Our analysis… 
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