1978 Compendium of Tax Research

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Office of Tax Analysis, Department of the Treasury, 1978 - Government publications - 317 pages
Compilation of studies with respect to the effects of the tax system on the U.S. economy.

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Page 5 - ... saving and investment in pre-Keynesian macroeconomic models, but it also has been at the center of virtually all microeconomic models of intertemporal consumer behavior. It is thus curious that empirical studies of the effects of interest rates on saving are few and far between.1 Most such studies conclude that interest rates have only a negligible effect on consumption or saving.2 The notion that saving is perfectly interest inelastic has received widespread acceptance among empirical and policy-oriented...

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