Figure 22. Share of Wealth, Top 1 Percent Source: Authors’ calculations based on . Note: Household sector net worth, including DC assets, is from the Survey of Consumer Finances. For a description of the net worth concept used here, see Bricker et al., forthcoming. DB assets are from the Financial Accounts of the United States. For details on how DB assets are distributed in the SCF, see the . Families are resorted by net worth as the measure of net worth varies.
Figure 22.

Share of Wealth, Top 1 Percent

Source: Authors’ calculations based on Federal Reserve Board 2014.

Note: Household sector net worth, including DC assets, is from the Survey of Consumer Finances. For a description of the net worth concept used here, see Bricker et al., forthcoming. DB assets are from the Financial Accounts of the United States. For details on how DB assets are distributed in the SCF, see the appendix. Families are resorted by net worth as the measure of net worth varies.

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ISSN
2377-8261
Print ISSN
2377-8253
Pages
59-85
Launched on MUSE
2016-12-02
Open Access
Yes
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