Intergenerational Wealth Mobility and the Role of Inheritance: Evidence from Multiple Generations

This study estimates intergenerational wealth correlations across up to four generations and examines the degree to which the wealth association between parents and children can be explained by inheritances. Using a Swedish data set with newly hand‐collected data on wealth and bequests, we find pare...

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Volume: 128
Main Author: Adermon, Adrian
Lindahl, Mikael
Waldenström, Daniel
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: HOBOKEN WILEY 01.07.2018
Wiley Subscription Services, Inc
published in: The Economic journal (London) Vol. 128; no. 612; pp. F482 - F513
Related: Gothenburg University
Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik
School of Business, Economics, and Law
Department of Economics
Göteborgs universitet
ORCID: 0000-0002-7062-4308
Data of publication: July 2018
ISSN: 0013-0133
EISSN: 1468-0297
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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