IDEAS home Printed from https://ideas.repec.org/p/qed/wpaper/478.html
   My bibliography  Save this paper

Social Security and Aggregate Capital Accumulation Revisited

Author

Listed:
  • Charles M. Beach
  • Robin Boadway
  • Jack O. Gibbons

Abstract

This paper reexamines Feldstein's (1974) results of the effect of social security on private capital accumulation in the context of a simultaneous-equation model. The model incorporates dynamic feedback effects and is estimated by FIML to incorporate theoretical restrictions that are tested against the data. It is simulated as a full dynamic model to analyze the long-run effect of SSW on private capital accumulation. The effects are in the same direction as Feldstein, but considerably weaker.

Suggested Citation

  • Charles M. Beach & Robin Boadway & Jack O. Gibbons, 1982. "Social Security and Aggregate Capital Accumulation Revisited," Working Papers 478, Queen's University, Department of Economics.
  • Handle: RePEc:qed:wpaper:478
    as

    Download full text from publisher

    To our knowledge, this item is not available for download. To find whether it is available, there are three options:
    1. Check below whether another version of this item is available online.
    2. Check on the provider's web page whether it is in fact available.
    3. Perform a search for a similarly titled item that would be available.

    More about this item

    Statistics

    Access and download statistics

    Corrections

    All material on this site has been provided by the respective publishers and authors. You can help correct errors and omissions. When requesting a correction, please mention this item's handle: RePEc:qed:wpaper:478. See general information about how to correct material in RePEc.

    For technical questions regarding this item, or to correct its authors, title, abstract, bibliographic or download information, contact: (Mark Babcock). General contact details of provider: http://edirc.repec.org/data/qedquca.html .

    If you have authored this item and are not yet registered with RePEc, we encourage you to do it here. This allows to link your profile to this item. It also allows you to accept potential citations to this item that we are uncertain about.

    We have no references for this item. You can help adding them by using this form .

    If you know of missing items citing this one, you can help us creating those links by adding the relevant references in the same way as above, for each refering item. If you are a registered author of this item, you may also want to check the "citations" tab in your RePEc Author Service profile, as there may be some citations waiting for confirmation.

    Please note that corrections may take a couple of weeks to filter through the various RePEc services.

    IDEAS is a RePEc service hosted by the Research Division of the Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis . RePEc uses bibliographic data supplied by the respective publishers.