International Comparisons of Household Saving

International Comparisons of Household Saving

by James M. Poterba (Editor)


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780226676210
Publisher: University of Chicago Press
Publication date: 03/28/1995
Series: National Bureau of Economic Research Project Report Series
Edition description: 1
Pages: 286
Product dimensions: 6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Introduction 1
James M. Poterba
1: Household Data on Saving Behavior in Canada 11
John B. Burbidge, James B. Davies.
2: Personal Saving in the United States 57
Orazio P. Attanasio
3: Household Saving Behavior in Japan 125
Noriyuki Takayama, Yukinobu Kitamura.
4: Household Saving Behavior in the United Kingdom 169
James Banks, Richard Blundell.
5: Savings in Germany - Part 2: Behavior 207
Axel Borsch-Supan
6: Personal Saving in Italy 237
Tullio Jappelli, Marco Pagano.
Contributors 269
Author Index 271
Subject Index 273

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