Home About Latest Browse RSS Advanced Search

Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.)
FEDS Notes
How Does Intergenerational Wealth Transmission Affect Wealth Concentration?
Laura Feiveson
John Sabelhaus
Abstract

In this note, we seek to establish the role of intergenerational wealth transmission by using the Federal Reserve Board's Survey of Consumer Finances (SCF), which contains extensive information about household balance sheets, intergenerational transfers made and received, and demographic and socioeconomic characteristics of respondents.


Download Full text
Cite this item
Laura Feiveson & John Sabelhaus, How Does Intergenerational Wealth Transmission Affect Wealth Concentration?, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (U.S.), FEDS Notes 2018-06-01, 01 Jun 2018.
More from this series
JEL Classification:
Subject headings:
DOI: 10.17016/2380-7172.2209
For corrections, contact Franz Osorio ()
Fed-in-Print is the central catalog of publications within the Federal Reserve System. It is managed and hosted by the Economic Research Division, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis.

Privacy Legal