Spinning the Plates: How are Low and Moderate Income Households Coping with Financial Uncertainty?

Status: 2015-2017

Staff: Dr. Marcus Banks

Spinning the Plates: How are low and moderate income households coping with financial uncertainty? A Brotherhood of St Laurence project with Dina Bowman (2015-2017). Funded by a Victorian Office of the Fire Services Levy Monitor grant this study is investigating:

  • how the lived experience of income volatility influences a household’ member’s economic security, and
  • the social, cultural and moral dimensions of a household’s fortnightly financial coping strategies.