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Work by Bailey and Dynarski cited in NYT piece on income inequality

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Shapiro finds only 13% of households spend extra take-home pay from stimulus tax cuts

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"How Obama's stimulus failed" - Chicago Tribune. 06/30/2011.

Although take-home pay rose with stimulus-based tax cuts, most consumers proved reluctant to spend their extra income on goods and services, says Matthew Shapiro.

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Matthew D. Shapiro

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