Wealth Effects in the US: Evidence from the Combination of Two Surveys

In this article we investigate the role of wealth in household consumption during the period 1989-2007 using a household-level cross sectional dataset. We combine information from the Consumer Expenditure Survey and the Survey of Consumer Finances to build a detailed dataset for the US for this. We...

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Volume: 43
Main Author: Salotti, Simone
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Economic and Social Studies 2012
published in: The Economic and Social Review Vol. 43; no. 1
Data of publication: 2012
Series: The Economic and Social Review
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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