A Collection of Surveys on Savings and Wealth Accumulation

Author(s): Edda Claus, Iris Claus
Original Publish Date: Feb 23, 2016
Product Number: EB00638871
Released: Mar 08, 2016
Business Term: Purchase
ISBN: #9781119158417
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
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In this collection of critical surveys the reader is provided with a range of up-to-date work from some of the leading scholars in the area, writing on private and public sector aspects of savings and wealth accumulation. -A survey of savings and wealth accumulation which are important dimensions of research and policy debates  -Discusses the measurement of genuine savings and sustainability, the estimation of wealth inequality, and recent developments in consumer credit and defaults -Evaluates the impact of student loans on financial well-being, people's retirement decisions, and the impact of pension reform -Considers the distribution of wealth across generations and the importance of accurately measuring government debt, the rise of sovereign wealth funds and Islamic banking and finance

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