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The Wealth Dynamics of American Families, 1984-94

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  • Erik Hurst

    (University of Michigan)

  • Ming Ching Luoh

    (University of Michigan)

  • Frank P. Stafford

    (University of Michigan)

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  • Erik Hurst & Ming Ching Luoh & Frank P. Stafford, 1998. "The Wealth Dynamics of American Families, 1984-94," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 29(1), pages 267-338.
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