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The life-cycle model of consumption and saving

  • Martin Browning

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    (Institute for Fiscal Studies and University of Oxford)

  • Thomas Crossley

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    (Institute for Fiscal Studies and Institute for Fiscal Studies, University of Essex)

The authors discuss the challenges of using the life-cycle framework, defending the theory and proposing future research directions for this model.

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