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Tracking Consumer Credit Trends


  • Davig, Troy A.

    () (Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City)

  • Xu, William

    (Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City)


Troy Davig and William Xu find that a larger share of consumers with low credit scores are increasing their debt than those with high credit scores.

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  • Davig, Troy A. & Xu, William, 2016. "Tracking Consumer Credit Trends," Macro Bulletin, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, pages 1-4, Aug 23.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedkmb:00043

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    1. Edward S. Knotek & John Carter Braxton, 2012. "What drives consumer debt dynamics?," Economic Review, Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City, issue Q IV.
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    Consumer behavior; Credit; Consumer Credit; Debt;

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    • D12 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Consumer Economics: Empirical Analysis


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