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Education, Income, and Wealth




No surprise?people with more education often earn higher incomes and are unemployed less than those with less education. Those with higher incomes also tend to accumulate more wealth. Why? Research shows that well-educated people tend to make financial decisions that help build wealth. Their strategies, though, can be used by anyone. Learn valuable tips in the January 2017 issue of Page One Economics.

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  • Jessica Sullivan & Scott A. Wolla, 2017. "Education, Income, and Wealth," Page One Economics Newsletter, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, pages 1-1, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedlpo:00021

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