Inequality and the business cycle: evidence from U.S. survey data

We study the effects of macroeconomic shocks on measures of economic inequality obtained from U.S. survey data. To identify aggregate supply, aggregate demand, and monetary policy shocks, we estimate vector autoregressions and impose sign and zero restrictions on impulse response functions. We find...

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Volume: 52
Main Author: Geiger, Martin
Mayer, Eric
Scharler, Johann
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Routledge 02.07.2020
ROUTLEDGE JOURNALS, TAYLOR & FRANCIS LTD
published in: Applied economics Vol. 52; no. 31; pp. 3418 - 3435
Data of publication: 07/02/2020
ISSN: 0003-6846
1466-4283
EISSN: 1466-4283
Discipline: Economics
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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