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Long-Term Trends in American Wealth Inequality

In: Modeling the Distribution and Intergenerational Transmission of Wealth

  • Jeffrey G. Williamson
  • Peter H. Lindert

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  • James D. Smith, 1980. "Modeling the Distribution and Intergenerational Transmission of Wealth," NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc, number smit80-1.
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    1. Paglin, Morton, 1975. "The Measurement and Trend of Inequality: A Basic Revision," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 65(4), pages 598-609, September.
    2. Simon Kuznets & Elizabeth Jenks, 1953. "Shares of Upper Income Groups in Income and Savings," NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc, number kuzn53-1.
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    6. Soltow, Lee C., 1969. "Evidence on Income Inequality in the United States, 1866–1965," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 29(02), pages 279-286, June.
    7. Munnell, Alicia H, 1976. "Private Pensions and Saving: New Evidence," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 84(5), pages 1013-32, October.
    8. John W. Kendrick, 1961. "Productivity Trends in the United States," NBER Books, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc, number kend61-1.
    9. Lebergott, Stanley, 1976. "Are The Rich Getting Richer? Trends in U.S. Wealth Concentration," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 36(01), pages 147-162, March.
    10. Anderson, Terry L. & Thomas, Robert Paul, 1973. "White Population, Labor Force and Extensive Growth of the New England Economy in the Seventeenth Century," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 33(03), pages 634-667, September.
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