Jess Dorrance

Senior project manager Jess Dorrance assists with the center's work in asset-building, consumer financial services and financial capability.

Research Report | November 2016
Evaluation of the Center for Financial Solutions Innovation’s Financial Solutions Lab

Presentation | October 17, 2013
Innovations in Savings: Research Findings on $aveNYC
2013 Pathways to Prosperity Conference, Durham, N.C.

Research Report | April 2013
The Importance of Tax Time for Building Emergency Savings: Major Findings from $aveNYC

Published Article – Peer Reviewed | December 2012
Factors affecting completion of a matched savings program: Impacts of time preference, discount rate, and financial hardship
The Journal of Socio-Economics

Research Report | August 2012
Financial Services Research: Standard Measures and Lessons from the Field
Jess Dorrance, Leah M. Gjertson, Kim Manturuk, Belinda Reyes, Rebecca Rouse

Research Report | November 2010
Strategies to Reduce the Racial and Gender Wealth Gaps in North Carolina
Tim Lohrentz, Jess Dorrance

Research Report | December 2009
The Reality Education and Assets Partnership: Making the Case for Student Financial Management Programs at Minority Serving Institutions

The UNC Center for Community Capital conducts research and policy analysis on ways to make financial services work better for more people and communities.


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