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Abstract: This paper examines Arthur Kennickell's contribution to the development of
sample surveys on household wealth. It focuses on his investigation of
longitudinal imputation methods carried out using the 2009 wave of the
Survey of Consumer Finances sponsored by the U.S. Federal Reserve Board. His
results are related to the existing literature.