Taylor, Lester D.

Consumer Demand in the United States

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Table of contents

1. Introduction and Overview
Lester D. Taylor

2. Demand Theory Under Review
Lester D. Taylor

3. Quantile Regression: A Robust Alternative to Least Squares
Lester D. Taylor

4. Description of Data Used from the Ongoing BLS Consumer Expenditure Surveys
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5. Stability of U.S. Consumption Expenditure Patterns: 1996–1999
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6. Price and Income Elasticities Estimated from BLS Consumer Expenditure Surveys and ACCRA Price Data: Some Preliminary Results
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7. Estimation of Theoretically Plausible Demand Functions from U.S. Consumer Expenditure Survey Data
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8. An Additive Double-Logarithmic Consumer Demand System
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9. Quantile Regression Analysis of Asymmetrically Distributed Residuals
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10. CES Panel Dynamics: A Discrete-Time Flow-Adjustment Model
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11. Engel Curves for 29 Categories of CES Expenditure
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12. Summary of Cross-Sectional Results
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13. Analysis of Time-Series Data on Personal Consumption Expenditures from the U.S. National Income and Product Accounts
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14. Quarterly PCE Models
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15. Annual PCE Models
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16. Discussion of the Time-Series Results
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17. Comparison of Time-Series and Cross-Sectional Elasticities
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18. Overall Assessment of CES and PCE Elasticities
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19. The Dynamics of Personal Saving
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20. The Stationarity of Consumer Preferences: Evidence from Twenty Countries
Lester D. Taylor, Hendrik S. Houthakker*

21. Notes on Thick-Tailed Distributions of Wealth
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22. Conic Distributions of Earned Incomes
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23. Final Evaluation
Lester D. Taylor

Keywords: Economics/Management Science, Macroeconomics/Monetary Economics, Financial Economics, Econometrics, Marketing

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