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“Financial Health is Public Health”: New book features essay by Jason Purnell

What It's Worth book coverThe essay can be found in What It’s Worth: Strengthening the Financial Future of Families, Communities and the Nation, a new book on the financial health of our nation published by the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and the Corporation for Enterprise Development.

“In these and many other ways, the inextricable, often stress-laden link between financial well-being and physical and mental health must become the centerpiece of public understanding and public policy. Both our economic health as a nation and the very lives of the American people depend on it,” Purnell writes.

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“Financial Health is Public Health” article

Washington University in St. Louis’s press release about the article


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