The University of Tennessee, Knoxville


Stacia West, PhD
Assistant Professor

Selected Publications:

West, S., & Adams, D. (In press). Emergency savings for low income families: Policy options and rationale. Journal of Policy Practice.

West, S., & Friedline, T. (In press). Coming of age on a shoestring budget: Associations between financial capability and financial behaviors of lower-income Millennials. Social Work.

West, S., & Mottola, G. (2016). A population on the brink: The financial fragility of American renters. Journal of Poverty and Public Policy, 8(1), 1-16.

Patterson, D., West, S., Harrison, T., & Higginbotham, L. (Accepted). No easy way out: One community’s efforts to house families experiencing homelessness. Families in Society.

Adams, D., & West, S.  (2015). Asset building among low income adults: An exploratory study of an emergency savings program. Journal of Community Practice, 23 (3-4), 436-461.


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