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Like father, like son: have we changed our penny-pinching ways?


  • Carrie Conaway


Our Yankee ancestors were known for their hard work, individualism, and aversion to excessive displays of wealth. Although much has changed since then, New England still shows remnants of its Puritan past.

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  • Carrie Conaway, 2003. "Like father, like son: have we changed our penny-pinching ways?," Regional Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, issue Q 2, pages 24-30.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedbrr:y:2003:i:q2:p:24-30

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