Who are the Joneses You are Keeping up with?
Mengyuan Zhou ()
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Mengyuan Zhou: Graduate School of Economics, Keio University
Economics Bulletin, 2018, vol. 38, issue 3, 1261-1266
This study empirically investigates the choice of subjective reference group in a standard of living comparison and how this group was selected in Japan and the United States.
Keywords: Reference Groups; Standard of Living Comparison (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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