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The Rise in US Household Indebtedness: Causes and Consequences

In: The Structure and Resilience of the Financial System

  • Karen E Dynan

    (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)

  • Donald L Kohn

    (Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System)

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    This chapter was published in: Christopher Kent & Jeremy Lawson (ed.) The Structure and Resilience of the Financial System, Reserve Bank of Australia, pages , 2007.
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    1. Christopher D. Carroll & Misuzu Otsuka & Jirka Slacalek, 2006. "How Large Is the Housing Wealth Effect? A New Approach," Economics Working Paper Archive 535, The Johns Hopkins University,Department of Economics.
    2. Eugene Amromin & Jennifer Huang & Clemens Sialm, 2006. "The tradeoff between mortgage prepayments and tax-deferred retirement savings," Working Paper Series WP-06-05, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago.
    3. B. Douglas Bernheim & Jonathan Skinner & Steven Weinberg, 2001. "What Accounts for the Variation in Retirement Wealth among U.S. Households?," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 91(4), pages 832-857, September.
    4. Karen M. Pence, 2002. "Nature or nurture: why do 401(k) participants save differently than other workers?," Finance and Economics Discussion Series 2002-33, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.).
    5. Jameson, Mel & Dewan, S. & Sirmans, C. F., 1992. "Measuring welfare effects of "unbundling" financial innovations: The case of collateralized mortgage obligations," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 31(1), pages 1-13, January.
    6. Matteo Iacoviello, 2004. "Consumption, House Prices and Collateral Constraints: a Structural Econometric Analysis," 2004 Meeting Papers 201, Society for Economic Dynamics.
    7. Tom Hertz, 2007. "Changes in the Volatility of Household Income in the United States: A Regional Analysis," Working Papers 2007-17, American University, Department of Economics.
    8. John Y. Campbell, 2006. "Household Finance," NBER Working Papers 12149, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
    9. Karen E. Dynan & Kathleen W. Johnson & Karen M. Pence, 2003. "Recent changes to a measure of U.S. household debt service," Federal Reserve Bulletin, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.), issue Oct, pages 417-426.
    10. Guy Debelle, 2004. "Macroeconomic implications of rising household debt," BIS Working Papers 153, Bank for International Settlements.
    11. Pence, Karen M., 2002. "Nature or Nurture: Why do 401(k) Participants Save Differently than Other Workers?," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association, vol. 55(3), pages 597-616, September.
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