Project

Household debt cycle of US households: A macroeconomic analysis

Duration
01 October 2015 → 30 September 2019
Funding
Regional and community funding: Special Research Fund
Research disciplines
  • Social sciences
    • Agricultural and natural resource economics, environmental and ecological economics
    • Economic growth and aggregate productivity
    • Macroeconomic policy, macroeconomic aspects of public finance and general outlook
    • Monetary policy, central banking and the supply of money and credit
    • Money and interest rates
    • Prices, business fluctuations and cycles
    • Macroeconomics and monetary economics not elsewhere classified
Keywords
heterogenous dynamic panels equilibrium debt debt overhang Household deleveraging Pooled Mean Group estimator
 
Project description

This project studies the consequences of excess household debt on the macro-economy