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The first of these is the value of defined contribution pension wealth. This is equal to the cash surrender value of pension plans, including IRAs, Keogh, and 401 (k) plans. The second is the capitalized value of expected benefits from defined benefit pension plans. The data sources used for this study are the 1983, 1989, and 1998 SCF conducted by the Federal Reserve Board. Each survey consists of a core representative sample combined with a high-income supplement. The supplement is drawn from the Internal Revenue Service's Statistics of Income data file.
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