Is the Consumer Expenditure Survey Representative by Income?
John Sabelhaus, David Johnson, Stephen Ash, David Swanson, Thesia I. Garner, John Greenlees, Steve Henderson
Chapter in NBER book Improving the Measurement of Consumer Expenditures (2015), Christopher D. Carroll, Thomas F. Crossley, and John Sabelhaus, editors (p. 241 - 262)
---- Acknowledgements ----
This research was completely funded internally within the BLS, Census Bureau, and Federal Reserve Board. There was no outside funding.
---- Disclosure of Financial Relationships for David Johnson ----
Research conducted while a Visiting Scholar at Russell Sage Foundation.