joint distribution of wealth and income for age groups, 1979
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Published by Social Security Administration, Office of Research and Statistics in Washington, D.C .
Written in English


  • Income distribution -- United States.,
  • Wealth -- United States.,
  • Age groups -- Economic aspects -- United States.,
  • Income Survey Development Program : 1979 Research Panel.

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Edition Notes

StatementDaniel B. Radner and Denton R. Vaughan.
SeriesORS working paper series -- no. 33
ContributionsVaughan, Denton R., United States. Social Security Administration. Office of Research and Statistics.
The Physical Object
Pagination64 p. ;
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16568603M

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