|Title||Housing Wealth, Bequests, and the Elderly|
|Year of Publication||2019|
|Authors||Greenhalgh-Stanley, N, C. Reynolds, L|
|Series Title||AEA Papers and Proceedings|
|Institution||American Economic Association|
|Keywords||Home equity, intended bequests, pre-cautionary savings, Wealth Shocks|
There has been little consensus on why individuals do not spend down their wealth by death.