America’s Working Families: Cost, Crowding and Conditions for Immigrants
Publication Date: July 2003
Author(s): Barbara J. Lipman
Special Collection: John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation
Keywords: housing; immigration; working families
Barbara J. Lipman is the research director for the Center for Housing Policy. This report provides a first-ever, national look at immigrant working families, comparing their housing situation to those of native-born Americans. Higher rates of critical needs and crowding are the story, told in a clear, bold graphical style.