TITLE

Its All About Wealth

AUTHOR(S)
Sterne, Susan M.
PUB. DATE
July 2005
SOURCE
Business Economics;Jul2005, Vol. 40 Issue 3, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the measurement of saving rate and amount of consumer savings which has taken on heightened importance in both the cyclical and secular settings in the U.S. Decline in the amount of National Income and Product Accounts savings; Factors that reflect the increased level of consumer savings; Growth of home ownership since the 1970s.
ACCESSION #
18052951

 

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