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Suggested citation: National Research Council. (2013). Measuring What We Spend: Toward a New Consumer Expenditure Survey. Panel on Redesigning the BLS Consumer Expenditure Surveys, Don A. Dillman and Carol C. House, Editors. Committee on National Statistics, Division of Behavioral and Social Sciences and Education. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press.