A model of inherited wealth

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I. Introduction, 608. — II. Elements of a model of inheritance, 610. — III. Primogeniture, 612. — IV. The mating function, 614. — V. Random mating, 616. — VI. Class mating, 620. — VII. Assortative mating, 623.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)608-626
Number of pages19
JournalQuarterly Journal of Economics
Issue number4
StatePublished - Nov 1973

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Economics and Econometrics


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