A Bigger House at the Cost of an Empty Fridge? The Effect of Households' Indebtedness on Their Consumption: Micro-Evidence Using Belgian HFCS Data

This paper investigates the potentially non-linear relation between households' indebtedness and their consumption between 2010 and 2014 in Belgium, using panel data from the two waves of the Household Finance and Consumption Survey. Unlike previous studies, we find a negative effect of househo...

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Volume: IRES/2021/08
Main Author: Du Caju, Philip
Périlleux, Guillaume
Rycx Lamme d'Huisnacht, François
Tojerow, Ilan
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 2021
Data of publication: 2021
Bibliography: Accès libre
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Université Catholique de Louvain Institutional Repository DIAL
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