Jeffrey P. Thompson

New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

Vice President and Economist

600 Atlantic Avenue

Boston, MA 02210

United States

http://https://www.bostonfed.org/people/bank/jeffrey-p-thompson.aspx

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Scholarly Papers (26)

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Sand States and the US Housing Crisis

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2016
Hyun-Soo Choi, Harrison G. Hong, Jeffrey D. Kubik and Jeffrey P. Thompson
KAIST College of Business, Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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Sand States, US Housing Crisis, Investment Homes, Local Bias, Household Portfolio

When Real Estate is the Only Game in Town

NBER Working Paper No. w19798
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 17 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2022
Hyun-Soo Choi, Harrison G. Hong, Jeffrey D. Kubik and Jeffrey P. Thompson
KAIST College of Business, Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Syracuse University - Department of Economics and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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Exploring the Racial Wealth Gap Using the Survey of Consumer Finances

FEDS Working Paper No. 2015-076, http://dx.doi.org/10.17016/FEDS.2015.076
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Sep 2015
Jeffrey P. Thompson and Gustavo Suarez
New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Inequality, Racial Wealth Gap, Saving

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Post-1970 Trends in Within-Country Inequality and Poverty: Rich and Middle Income Countries

Handbook of Income Distribution, Volume 2 (edited by A. B. Atkinson and F. Bourguignon, Elsevier-North Holland, Forthcoming), CSEF Working Papers 356, Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF), University of Naples, Italy
Number of pages: 143 Posted: 03 Apr 2014
Salvatore Morelli, Timothy M. (Tim) Smeeding and Jeffrey P. Thompson
The Graduate Center - CUNY, Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin - Madison and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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inequality trends, income distribution, relative poverty, top income shares, Gini

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Updating the Racial Wealth Gap

FEDS Working Paper No. 2015-76
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 17 Nov 2017
Jeffrey P. Thompson and Gustavo Suarez
New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Inequality and Poverty in the United States: The Aftermath of the Great Recession

FEDS Working Paper No. 2013-51
Posted: 19 Jul 2021
Timothy Smeeding and Jeffrey P. Thompson
affiliation not provided to SSRN and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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Inequality and Poverty in the United States: The Aftermath of the Great Recession

FEDS Working Paper No. 2013-51
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Jeffrey P. Thompson and Timothy M. (Tim) Smeeding
New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin - Madison
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Inequality, poverty, income distribution, social welfare policy

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Inequality in 3-D: Income, Consumption, and Wealth

FEDS Working Paper No. 2018-1
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 08 Jan 2018
Stanford University - Stanford Center on Poverty & Inequality, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin - Madison and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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Estimating the Marginal Propensity to Consume Using the Distributions of Income, Consumption and Wealth

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 19-4
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 19 Apr 2019
Stanford University - Stanford Center on Poverty & Inequality, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs, University of Wisconsin - Madison and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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marginal propensity to consume, wealth distribution, inequality

Does Education Loan Debt Influence Household Financial Distress? An Assessment Using the 2007-09 Scf Panel

FEDS Working Paper No. 2014-90
Posted: 19 Jul 2021
Jesse Bricker and Jeffrey P. Thompson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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Does Education Loan Debt Influence Household Financial Distress? An Assessment Using the 2007-09 SCF Panel

FEDS Working Paper No. 2014-90
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Nov 2014
Jeffrey P. Thompson and Jesse Bricker
New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Student loans, financial distress

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Trends in Household Portfolio Composition

FEDS Working Paper No. 2019-69
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Oct 2019 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2019
Jesse Bricker, Kevin B. Moore and Jeffrey P. Thompson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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Trends in Household Portfolio Composition

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 19-9
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 27 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2019
Jesse Bricker, Kevin B. Moore and Jeffrey P. Thompson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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portfolio composition, asset inequality, life-cycle savings patterns, financial risk

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Wealth Concentration in the United States Using an Expanded Measure of Net Worth

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 21-6
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 09 Jul 2021
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Wisconsin - Madison - La Follette School of Public Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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wealth concentration, saving, Social Security, pensions

Comparing Micro and Macro Sources for Household Accounts in the United States: Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances

FEDS Working Paper No. 2015-86
Posted: 19 Jul 2021
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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Comparing Micro and Macro Sources for Household Accounts in the United States: Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances

FEDS Working Paper No. 2015-086, http://dx.doi.org/10.17016/FEDS.2015.086
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 06 Oct 2015
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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Income, Spending, Survey of Consumer Finances, Wealth

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Racial Wealth Disparities: Reconsidering the Roles of Human Capital and Inheritance

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 22-3
Number of pages: 104 Posted: 16 Feb 2022
John Edward Sabelhaus and Jeffrey P. Thompson
Independent and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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racial wealth gap, inequality, human capital, lifetime earnings, retirement plans, pensions, inheritance

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Do Rising Top Incomes Lead to Increased Borrowing in the Rest of the Distribution?

FEDS Working Paper No. 2016-46
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 25 May 2016 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2016
Jeffrey P. Thompson
New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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A New Look at Racial Disparities Using a More Comprehensive Wealth Measure

Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Research Paper Series Current Policy Perspectives Paper No. 92970
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 18 Aug 2021
Alice Henriques Volz and Jeffrey P. Thompson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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inequality, race, Social Security, pensions, saving, wealth

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The Effect of State and Local Sales Taxes on Employment at State Borders

FEDS Working Paper No. 2013-49
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Shawn M. Rohlin and Jeffrey P. Thompson
Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) - Department of Economics and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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Sales tax, local taxes, border models, cross-border shopping

Wealth Distribution and Retirement Preparation Among Early Savers

FEDS Working Paper No. 2020-43
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Jun 2020
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Wisconsin - Madison - La Follette School of Public Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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Wealth Distribution and Retirement Preparation Among Early Savers

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 20-4
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Jun 2020
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Wisconsin - Madison - La Follette School of Public Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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retirement adequacy, wealth inequality, Social Security

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Accounting for Racial Wealth Disparities in the United States

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 19-13
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Dec 2019
Jeffrey P. Thompson and Gustavo Suarez
New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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racial wealth gap, inequality, inheritance, savings

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Top Income Concentration and Volatility

FEDS Working Paper No. 2018-10
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 08 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 29 Apr 2020
Jeffrey P. Thompson, Michael Parisi and Jesse Bricker
New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, Government of the United States of America - Internal Revenue Service (IRS), Statistics of Income Division and Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System
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Do Rising Top Income Shares Affect the Incomes or Earnings of Low and Middle-Income Families?

FEDS Working Paper No. 2012-76
Posted: 19 Jul 2021
Elias Leight and Jeffrey P. Thompson
affiliation not provided to SSRN and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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Do Rising Top Income Shares Affect the Incomes or Earnings of Low and Middle-Income Families?

FEDS Working Paper No. 2012-76
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 06 Jan 2013
Jeffrey P. Thompson and Elais Leight
New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and Princeton University
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Inequality, growth, income distribution, standard of living

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The Interaction of Metropolitan Area Costs and the Federal Earned Income Tax Credit: One Size Fits All?

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Katie E. Fitzpatrick and Jeffrey P. Thompson
Georgetown Public Policy Institute and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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EITC, Cost-of-Living, Tax Reform, Labor Supply

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Dynamic Sales Tax Competition: Evidence from Panel Data at the Border

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 20-5
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Aug 2020
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Kent State University, Rochester Institute of Technology (RIT) - Department of Economics and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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tax competition, sales taxation, border approach

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Rising Top Incomes and Increased Borrowing in the Rest of the Distribution

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 56, Issue 2, pp. 686-708, 2018
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Feb 2018
Jeffrey P. Thompson
New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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Does Education Loan Debt Influence Household Financial Distress? An Assessment Using the 2007–2009 Survey of Consumer Finances Panel

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 34, Issue 4, pp. 660-677, 2016
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 31 Aug 2016
Jesse Bricker and Jeffrey P. Thompson
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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Food Sales Taxes and Employment

Journal of Regional Science, Vol. 58, Issue 5, pp. 1003-1016, 2018
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 09 Nov 2018
Nadia Greenhalgh-Stanley, Shawn Rohlin and Jeffrey P. Thompson
Kent State University, Kent State University - Department of Economics and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston
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The Effect of State and Local Sales Taxes on Employment at State Borders

FEDS Working Paper No. 2013-49
Posted: 19 Jul 2021
Shawn M. Rohlin and Jeffrey P. Thompson
affiliation not provided to SSRN and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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Recent Trends in Wealth-Holding by Race and Ethnicity: Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances

FEDS Notes No. 2017-09-27
Posted: 16 Oct 2017
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR), University of Wisconsin - Madison - La Follette School of Public Affairs, Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and New England Public Policy Center, Federal Reserve Bank of Boston

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