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Study Report

Study Number: CA-014-001-1-1-United States-ICPSR-1965

Subject Area: Economic Attitudes and Behavior

Bibliographic Citation: Survey of consumer attitudes and behavior, 1965.  [machine-readable data file] / University of Michigan. Survey Research Center  [principal investigator(s)] / Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research  [distributor].

Originating Archive Number: 3621

Access Status: Access limited to UW-Madison campus

Documentation: Hard copy codebook.

Abstract: Questions in this survey explored the respondents' use of savings accounts as a source of financing large expenditures, their problems in preparing income tax forms, and the effect of interest rates and service charges on the respondents' choice of savings institutions. 1,658 respondents, 4 cards of data per respondent.

SUBJECT TERMS: banks. buying. consumer attitudes and behavior. dwellings. employment. expenditures. family. households. income. inflation. money. national business situation. personal finances. savings. shopping behavior. stock market conditions. taxation. Index of Consumer Sentiment. United States.

RELATED PUBLICATIONS:

Economic Behavior Program staff. Surveys of Consumer Finances, annual volumes 1960 through 1970, Ann Arbor, Michigan: Institute for Social Research. Strumpel, B., C. Cowan, F.T. Juster, and J. Schmiedeskamp. Surveys of Consumers, 1972-73: Contributions to Behavioral Economics, Ann Arbor, Michigan: Institute for Social Research, 1975. Curtin, R. Surveys of Consumers, 1974-75: Contributions to Behavioral Economics, Ann Arbor, Michigan: Institute for Social Research, 1976. Mueller, Eva, and Jane Lean. ''The Savings Account as a Source for Financing Large Expenditures,'' The Journal of Finance, XXII (September 1967), pp. 375-393.

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