An Analysis of the Distribution of Wealth Across Households, 1989-2010

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The distribution of wealth (net worth) across households has been an underlying consideration in congressional deliberations on various issues, including taxation and social welfare. This report analyzes the change over time in the concentration of net worth (assets minus liabilities) to help inform those policy deliberations.

Creator(s): Levine, Linda
Location(s): United States
Creation Date: July 17, 2012
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Congressional Research Service Reports
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Levine, Linda

Specialist in Labor Economics

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Place of Publication: Washington D.C.
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  • Creation: July 17, 2012
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United States
Description:

The distribution of wealth (net worth) across households has been an underlying consideration in congressional deliberations on various issues, including taxation and social welfare. This report analyzes the change over time in the concentration of net worth (assets minus liabilities) to help inform those policy deliberations.

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11 pages.

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