The Measurement of Saving, Investment, and Wealth

Robert E. Lipsey and Helen Stone Tice, editors

Conference held March 27-28, 1987
Published in 1989 by University of Chicago Press, 1989
© 1989 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Studies in Income and Wealth

NBER Program(s):PR, PE

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873 pages
ISBN: 0-226-48468-8

Table of Contents

Front matter: (p. -13 - -2) (bibliographic info) (download)
Prefatory Note: (p. -1 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction: Robert E. Lipsey, Helen Stone Tice (p. 1 - 20) (bibliographic info) (download)
1. Present NIPA Saving Measures: Their Characteristics and Limitations: Thomas Holloway (p. 21 - 100) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. Measuring Household Saving: Recent Experience from the Flow-of-Funds Perspective: John F. Wilson, James L. Freund, Frederick O. Yohn, Jr, Walther Lederer (p. 101 - 152) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. Flow-of-Funds and National Income and Product Account Savings Estimates in Latin America: Clark Reynolds, Wayne Camard (p. 153 - 184) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Aggregate U.S. Private Saving: Conceptual Measures: Patric H. Hendershott, Joe Peek (p. 185 - 226) (bibliographic info) (download)
5. The Accumulation of Human and Nonhuman Capital, 1948-84: Dale Jorgenson, Barbara M. Fraumeni (p. 227 - 286) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Government Saving, Capital Formation, and Wealth in the United States, 1947-85: Michael J. Boskin, Marc Robinson, Alan Huber (p. 287 - 356) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
7. The Theory and Measurement of the Nominal Output of Banks, Sectoral Rates of Savings, and Wealth in the National Accounts: Thomas K. Ryrnes (p. 357 - 400) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. World Payments Imbalances and U.S. Statistics: Stephen Taylor (p. 401 - 430) (bibliographic info) (download)
9. Year-Apart Estimates of Household Net Worth from the Survey of Income and Program Participation: John McNeil, Enrique Lamas (p. 431 - 472) (bibliographic info) (download)
10. Survey Estimates of Wealth: An Assessment of Quality: Richard T. Curtin, Thomas Juster, James N. Morgan (p. 473 - 552) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. Using Panel Data to Assess the Bias in Cross-sectional Inferences of Life-Cycle Changes in the Level and Composition of Household Wealth: Nancy Jianakoplos, Paul Menchik, Owen Irvine (p. 553 - 644) (bibliographic info) (download)
12. The Wealth of the Aged and Nonaged, 1984: Daniel Radner (p. 645 - 688) (bibliographic info) (download)
13. Pension Wealth, Age-Wealth Profiles, and the Distribution of Net Worth: Ann McDermed, Robert L. Clark, Steven G. Allen (p. 689 - 736) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
14. The Importance of Gifts and Inheritances Among the Affluent: Michael D. Hurd, B. Gabriela Mundaca (p. 737 - 764) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
15. Long-Term Trends in U.S. Wealth Inequality: Methodological Issues and Results: Edward N. Wolff, Marcia Marley (p. 765 - 844) (bibliographic info) (download)
List of Contributors: (p. 845 - 848) (bibliographic info) (download)
Author Index: (p. 849 - 854) (bibliographic info) (download)
Subject Index: (p. 855 - 861) (bibliographic info) (download)
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