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The Aggregate Existence of Precautionary Saving: Time-Series Evidence from Expenditures on Nondurable and Durable Goods

  • Wilson, Bradley K.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Journal of Macroeconomics.

    Volume (Year): 20 (1998)
    Issue (Month): 2 (April)
    Pages: 309-323

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:jmacro:v:20:y:1998:i:2:p:309-323
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