Simulating the transmission of wealth inequality via bequests
Laurence Kotlikoff (),
James Sefton () and
Martin Weale ()
No 9811, Working Papers (Old Series) from Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Answering the question of how much wealth inequality arises from inheritance inequality requires data that are unavailable and potentially uncollectable. The alternative approach taken here (from Blinder [1974, 1976] and Davies ) is to simulate the transmission of inequality via bequests.
Keywords: Wealth (search for similar items in EconPapers)
Date: 1998, Revised 1998
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