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The Falling Share of Profits


  • William D. Nordhaus

    (Yale University)


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  • William D. Nordhaus, 1974. "The Falling Share of Profits," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 5(1), pages 169-218.
  • Handle: RePEc:bin:bpeajo:v:5:y:1974:i:1974-1:p:169-218

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    1. Gérard Duménil & Mark Glick & José Rangel, 1984. "La baisse de la rentabilité aux États-Unis : inventaire de recherches et mise en perspective historique," Revue de l'OFCE, Programme National Persée, vol. 6(1), pages 69-92.
    2. Reinhart, Carmen M. & Reinhart, Vincent & Rogoff, Kenneth, 2015. "Dealing with debt," Journal of International Economics, Elsevier, vol. 96(S1), pages 43-55.
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    3. Scott B. Brown, 1977. "Cyclical fluctuations in the share of corporate profits in national income," International Finance Discussion Papers 108, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
    4. Poterba, James M., 1998. "The rate of return to corporate capital and factor shares: new estimates using revised national income accounts and capital stock data," Carnegie-Rochester Conference Series on Public Policy, Elsevier, vol. 48(1), pages 211-246, June.
    5. Schmidt, Reinhart & Langfeldt, Enno, 1977. "Determinants of the rate of return on capital in German corporations 1961 - 1975," Manuskripte aus den Instituten für Betriebswirtschaftslehre der Universität Kiel 47, Christian-Albrechts-Universität zu Kiel, Institut für Betriebswirtschaftslehre.
    6. Kuenzel, Rainer, 1988. "The Erosion of Profitability in Postwar West Germany--Hypotheses on the Dialectics of Accumulation and Social Relations--," Economic Review, Hitotsubashi University, vol. 39(3), pages 209-220, July.
    7. John V. Duca, 1997. "Has long-run profitability risen in the 1990s," Economic and Financial Policy Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, issue Q IV, pages 2-14.
    8. van Dalen, Jan & Thurik, Roy, 1998. "A model of pricing behavior: An econometric case study," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 36(2), pages 177-195, August.
    9. James M. Poterba & Andrew A. Samwick, 1995. "Stock Ownership Patterns, Stock Market Fluctuations, and Consumption," Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, Economic Studies Program, The Brookings Institution, vol. 26(2), pages 295-372.
    10. John R. Walter & Walter A. Varvel, 1978. "LIFO inventory accounting : effects on corporate profits, inventory-sales ratios, and inventory investment," Economic Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, issue Jul, pages 18-27.
    11. Martin Feldstein & James M. Poterba, 1980. "State and Local Taxes and the Rate of Return on Nonfinancial Corporate Capital (revised as W0740)," NBER Working Papers 0508, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    12. Timothy Q. Cook, 1976. "Net corporate saving in the 1970's," Economic Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond, issue May, pages 3-13.

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