Trends in financial satisfaction among middle-age and old-age Americans, 1972-1996.

  • Chuen M. Hsieh
  • Published 2000 in
    International journal of aging & human…


Using data from the General Social Surveys (1972-1996), this study decomposes the trends in financial satisfaction into intercohort and intracohort patterns to assess the intracohort change and cohort replacement effects on financial satisfaction. The results suggest that a positive intracohort component of financial satisfaction trends, indicating more… (More)