Wealth Concentration over the Path of Development: Sweden, 1873-2006
We study wealth concentration in Sweden over 130 years, from the beginning of industrialization until the present day. Our series are based on new evidence from estate and wealth tax data, foreign and domestic family firm-wealth, and pension wealth estimates. We find that Swedish wealth concentratio...
|Place of publication:||
Oxford, UK Blackwell Publishing 01.03.2009
Blackwell Publishing Ltd
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|published in:||The Scandinavian journal of economics Vol. 111; no. 1; pp. 151 - 187|
|Data of publication:||20090301|
We would like to thank Bo Bergman, Gunnar Blomberg, Annika Sundén, and two anonymous referees, as well as participants from the European Historical Economics Society Conference in Lund, 2007, for suggestions and comments. A special thanks to Henry Ohlsson, who has been a valuable contributor to parts of this project. Financial support is gratefully acknowledged from the Jan Wallander and Tom Hedelius Foundation, and the Gustaf Douglas Research Program on Entrepreneurship at IFN.
Scandinavian Journal of Economics
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