1. Why do you suppose that economists often use data

1. Why do you suppose that economists often use data on currency use to estimate the overall size of the underground economy?
2. Does the failure of media reports to take into account redistribution programs make the U.S. income distribution look more or less equal than it actually is following redistributions? Explain briefly.
Distribution
The word "distribution" has several meanings in the financial world, most of them pertaining to the payment of assets from a fund, account, or individual security to an investor or beneficiary. Retirement account distributions are among the most...