Changing inequality of wealth

Edward Wolff

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    What about the distribution of household wealth is new? This paper highlights several new findings on the subject and raises a few issues that may warrant careful consideration in the future. Sections consider life-cycle redux ages 45-70, what we own and what we owe, racial differences in household wealth, role of retirement wealth, source of savings, and future questions which arise. -from Author

    Original languageEnglish (US)
    Pages (from-to)552-558
    Number of pages7
    JournalAmerican Economic Review
    Volume82
    Issue number2
    StatePublished - 1992

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    Wealth
    Household wealth
    Life cycle
    Racial differences
    Retirement
    Warrants
    Savings

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    • Economics and Econometrics

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    Wolff, E. (1992). Changing inequality of wealth. American Economic Review, 82(2), 552-558.

    Changing inequality of wealth. / Wolff, Edward.

    In: American Economic Review, Vol. 82, No. 2, 1992, p. 552-558.

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    Wolff, E 1992, 'Changing inequality of wealth', American Economic Review, vol. 82, no. 2, pp. 552-558.
    Wolff, Edward. / Changing inequality of wealth. In: American Economic Review. 1992 ; Vol. 82, No. 2. pp. 552-558.
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