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Working Papers and Chapters

January 2014Equalizing Superstars: The Internet and the Democratization of Education
with Daron Acemoglu, David Laibson, John A. List: w19851
July 2013Who Uses the Roth 401(k), and How Do They Use It?
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w19193
June 2013Comment on "Grandpa and the Snapper: the Well-Being of the Elderly Who Live with Children"
in Discoveries in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
Who Uses the Roth 401(k), and How Do They Use It?
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian
in Discoveries in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
November 2012What Makes Annuitization More Appealing?
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Stephen P. Zeldes: w18575
August 2012What Makes Annuitization More Appealing?
with John Beshears, James Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian, Stephen P. Zeldes
in Retirement Benefits for State and Local Employees: Designing Pension Plans for the Twenty-First Century, Robert Clark and Joshua Rauh, organizers
April 2012Following Through on Good Intentions: The Power of Planning Prompts
with Katherine L. Milkman, John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w17995
August 2011The Effect of Providing Peer Information on Retirement Savings Decisions
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Katherine L. Milkman: w17345
Comment on "Were They Prepared for Retirement? Financial Status at Advanced Ages in the HRS and AHEAD Cohorts"
in Investigations in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
Natural Expectations, Macroeconomic Dynamics, and Asset Pricing
with Andreas Fuster, Benjamin Hebert, David Laibson: w17301
Natural Expectations, Macroeconomic Dynamics, and Asset Pricing
with Andreas Fuster, Benjamin Hebert, David Laibson
in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2011, Volume 26, Daron Acemoglu and Michael Woodford, editors
June 2011Using Implementation Intentions Prompts to Enhance Influenza Vaccination Rates
with Katherine L. Milkman, John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w17183
The Availability and Utilization of 401(k) Loans
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian
in Investigations in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
The Availability and Utilization of 401(k) Loans
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w17118
March 2011Comment on "Family Status Transitions, Latent Health, and the Post-Retirement Evolution of Assets"
in Explorations in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
How Does Simplified Disclosure Affect Individuals’ Mutual Fund Choices?
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian
in Explorations in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
Does Aggregated Returns Disclosure Increase Portfolio Risk-Taking?
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w16868
January 2011Behavioral Economics Perspectives on Public Sector Pension Plans
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w16728
February 2010The Impact of Employer Matching on Savings Plan Participation under Automatic Enrollment
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian
in Research Findings in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
Capital Flows, Consumption Booms and Asset Bubbles: A Behavioural Alternative to the Savings Glut Hypothesis
with David Laibson, Johanna Mollerstrom: w15759
June 2009The Importance of Default Options for Retirement Saving Outcomes: Evidence from the United States
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian
in Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment, Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey B. Liebman and David A. Wise, editors
April 2009How Does Simplified Disclosure Affect Individuals' Mutual Fund Choices?
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w14859
March 2009Reducing the Complexity Costs of 401(k) Participation Through Quick Enrollment
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian
in Developments in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
September 2008Measuring intertemporal preferences using response times
with Christopher F. Chabris, David Laibson, Carrie L. Morris, Jonathon P. Schuldt, Dmitry Taubinsky: w14353
August 2008Individual Laboratory-Measured Discount Rates Predict Field Behavior
with Christopher F. Chabris, David Laibson, Carrie L. Morris, Jonathon P. Schuldt, Dmitry Taubinsky: w14270
May 2008How are Preferences Revealed?
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w13976
February 2008Learning in the Credit Card Market
with Sumit Agarwal, John C. Driscoll, Xavier Gabaix, David Laibson: w13822
November 2007Mental Accounting in Portfolio Choice: Evidence from a Flypaper Effect
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w13656
October 2007Optimal Mortgage Refinancing: A Closed Form Solution
with Sumit Agarwal, John C. Driscoll, David Laibson: w13487
August 2007The Impact of Employer Matching on Savings Plan Participation under Automatic Enrollment
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w13352
Estimating Discount Functions with Consumption Choices over the Lifecycle
with David Laibson, Andrea Repetto, Jeremy Tobacman: w13314
June 2007The Age of Reason: Financial Decisions Over the Lifecycle
with Sumit Agarwal, John C. Driscoll, Xavier Gabaix, David Laibson: w13191
October 2006Simplification and Saving
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w12659
May 2006Why Does the Law of One Price Fail? An Experiment on Index Mutual Funds
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w12261
February 2006The Importance of Default Options for Retirement Savings Outcomes: Evidence from the United States
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w12009
January 2006Reducing the Complexity Costs of 401(k) Participation Through Quick Enrollment(TM)
with James Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian: w11979
Early Decisions: A Regulatory Framework
with John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian: w11920
November 2005Shrouded Attributes, Consumer Myopia, and Information Suppression in Competitive Markets
with Xavier Gabaix, David Laibson: w11755
August 2005$100 Bills on the Sidewalk: Suboptimal Investment in 401(k) Plans
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w11554
Passive Decisions and Potent Defaults
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick
in Analyses in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
January 2005Optimal Defaults and Active Decisions
with Gabriel D. Carroll, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w11074
June 2004For Better or for Worse: Default Effects and 401(k) Savings Behavior
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick
in Perspectives on the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
May 2004Plan Design and 401(k) Savings Outcomes
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w10486
April 2004Consumption-Wealth Comovement of the Wrong Sign
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w10454
January 2004Employees' Investment Decisions about Company Stock
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w10228
August 2003Passive Decisions and Potent Defaults
with James Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w9917
January 2002Defined Contribution Pensions: Plan Rules, Participant Choices, and the Path of Least Resistance
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 16, James M. Poterba, editor
The 6D Bias and the Equity-Premium Puzzle
with Xavier Gabaix, David Laibson
in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 2001, Volume 16, Ben S. Bernanke and Kenneth Rogoff, editors
December 2001For Better or For Worse: Default Effects and 401(k) Savings Behavior
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w8651
Defined Contribution Pensions: Plan Rules, Participant Decisions, and the Path of Least Resistance
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w8655
September 2000Does the Internet Increase Trading? Evidence from Investor Behavior in 401(k) Plans
with James J. Choi, David Laibson, Andrew Metrick: w7878
A Debt Puzzle
with David Laibson, Andrea Repetto, Jeremy Tobacman: w7879
June 2000The Economic Approach to Social Capital
with Edward L. Glaeser, David Laibson, Bruce Sacerdote: w7728
July 1999What is Social Capital? The Determinants of Trust and Trustworthiness
with Edward L. Glaeser, David Laibson, Jose A. Scheinkman, Christine L. Soutter: w7216
June 1996Hyperbolic Discount Functions, Undersaving, and Savings Policy
w5635
May 1990Economic Implications Of Extraordinary Movements In Stock Prices
with Benjamin M. Friedman, David I. Laibson: r1401

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