NBER Retirement Research Center Papers in 2011

NB10-11 David Cutler
Ellen Meara
Seth Richards-Shubik

Healthy Life Expectancy: Estimates and Implications for Retirement Age Policy

November 2011
NB09-08 David Autor
Amitabh Chandra
Mark Duggan

Public Health Expenditures on the Working Age Disabled: Assessing Medicare and Medicaid Utilization of SSDI and SSI Recipients

September 2011
NB11-10 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Stephen Ryan
Paul Schrimpf
Mark Cullen

Selection on moral hazard in health insurance

September 2011
NB11-01 Jeffrey R. Brown
Anne M. Farrell
Scott J. Weisbenner

The Downside of Defaults

September 2011
NB11-06 Kevin Milligan
How is hardship avoided for those retiring before Social Security entitlement ages? Evidence from Survey Responses

September 2011
NB11-11 Erzo F. P. Luttmer
Andrew A. Samwick

The Costs and Consequences of Perceived Political Uncertainty in Social Security

September 2011
NB11-02 Pierluigi Balduzzi
Jonathan Reuter

Heterogeneity in Target-Date Funds and the Pension Protection Act of 2006

September 2011
NB11-07 Chinhui Juhn
Kristin McCue

Marriage, Employment and Inequality of Women’s Lifetime Earned Income Evidence from Survey Responses

September 2011
NB11-12 Courtney C. Coile
Phillip B. Levine

Recessions, Social Security, and Living Arrangements of the Elderly

September 2011
NB11-03 James Poterba
Steven Venti
David A. Wise

The Role of Social Security Benefits in the Asset Cost of Poor Health

September 2011
NB11-08 David M. Cutler
Ellen Meara
Seth Richards-Shubik

Health Shocks and Disability Transitions Among Near-elderly Workers

September 2011
NB10-14 Amy Finkelstein
Sarah Taubman
Bill Wright
Mira Bernstein
Jonathan Gruber
Joseph P. Newhouse
Heidi Allen
Katherine Baicker
And the Oregon Health Study Group

The Oregon Health Insurance Experiment: Evidence from the First Year

September 2011
NB11-13 Edgar Vogel
Alexander Ludwig
Axel Boersch-Supan

Aging and Pension Reform in a Two-Region World: The Role of Human Capital

September 2011
NB11-04 Gopi Shah Goda
John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

Does Widowhood Explain Gender Differences in Out-of-Pocket Medical Spending Among the Elderly?

September 2011
NB11-09 Ellen Meara
Jonathan Skinner

The Dynamics of Disability: Evidence from a Cohort of Back Pain Patients

September 2011
NB11-14 Katherine Baicker
Jonathan Skinner

Health Care Spending Growth and the Future of U.S. Tax Rates

September 2011
NB11-05 Jeffrey R. Brown
Gopi Shah Goda
Kathleen McGarry

Why Don't Retirees Insure Against Long-Term Care Expenses? Evidence from Survey Responses

September 2011
NB10-16 Raj Chetty
John N. Friedman
Soren Leth-Petersen
Torben H. Nielsen

How Do Tax-Deferred Savings Accounts Affect Savings Behavior? Evidence from Denmark

May 2011
NB09-19 Alan Auerbach
Lorenz Kueng
Ronald Lee

Propagation and Risk Spreading in Alternative Social Security Systems

April 2011