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How the Financial Crisis and Great Recession Affected Higher Education
with Jeffrey Brown, Caroline Hoxby
Conference held September 27-28, 2012
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press

Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 28
Conference held October 3, 2013
Published in October 2014 by University of Chicago Press
© 2014 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Tax Policy and the Economy

Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 29
Conference held September 18, 2014
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
in NBER Book Series Tax Policy and the Economy

Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 27
Conference held September 20, 2012
Published in October 2013 by University of Chicago Press
© 2013 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Tax Policy and the Economy

Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 26
Conference held October 6, 2011
Published in July 2012 by University of Chicago Press
© 2012 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Tax Policy and the Economy

Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 25
Conference held September 23, 2010
Published in September 2011 by University of Chicago Press
© 2011 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Tax Policy and the Economy

The Economics of State and Local Pensions
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Robert L. Clark
Conference held August 19 and 20, 2010
Published in April 2011 by Journal of Pension Economics and Finance, volume 10, issue 2, (Cambridge University Press)

Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 24
Conference held September 24, 2009
Published in August 2010 by The University of Chicago Press
© 2010 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Tax Policy and the Economy

Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey B. Liebman, David A. Wise
Conference held October 19-22, 2006
Published in June 2009 by University of Chicago Press
© 2009 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 23
with Jeffrey R. Brown, James M. Poterba
Conference held September 25, 2008
Published in July 2009 by University of Chicago Press
© 2009 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Tax Policy and the Economy

Working Papers and Chapters

September 2014Introduction to "Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 29"
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 29, Jeffrey R. Brown, editor
Do Required Minimum Distributions Matter? The Effect of the 2009 Holiday On Retirement Plan Distributions
with Jeffrey R. Brown, James Poterba, David Richardson: w20464
November 2013Introduction to "Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 28"
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 28, Jeffrey R. Brown, editor
June 2013Cognitive Constraints on Valuing Annuities
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Arie Kapteyn, Erzo F.P. Luttmer, Olivia S. Mitchell: w19168
May 2013Introduction to "How the Great Recession Affected Higher Education"
with Jeffrey Brown, Caroline M. Hoxby
in How the Financial Crisis and Great Recession Affected Higher Education, Jeffrey Brown and Caroline Hoxby, editors
Framing Lifetime Income
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey R. Kling, Sendhil Mullainathan, Marian V. Wrobel: w19063
February 2013Empirical Determinants of Intertemporal Choice
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Zoran Ivković, Scott Weisbenner: w18755
December 2012The Supply of and Demand for Charitable Donations to Higher Education
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Stephen G. Dimmock, Scott Weisbenner
in How the Financial Crisis and Great Recession Affected Higher Education, Jeffrey Brown and Caroline Hoxby, editors
Introduction to "Tax Policy and the Economy, volume 27"
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 27, Jeffrey R. Brown, editor
September 2012The Supply of and Demand for Charitable Donations to Higher Education
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Stephen G. Dimmock, Scott Weisbenner: w18389

Forthcoming: The Supply of and Demand for Charitable Donations to Higher Education, Jeffrey R. Brown, Stephen G. Dimmock, Scott Weisbenner. in How the Financial Crisis and Great Recession Affected Higher Education, Brown and Hoxby. 2014

August 2012The Distributional Effects of the Social Security Windfall Elimination Provision
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Scott Weisbenner: w18342
Risk and Returns to Education
with Jeffrey Brown, Chichun Fang, Francisco Gomes: w18300
Why Do Individuals Choose Defined Contribution Plans? Evidence from Participants in a Large Public Plan
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Scott J. Weisbenner
in Retirement Benefits for State and Local Employees: Designing Pension Plans for the Twenty-First Century, Robert Clark, Joshua Rauh, and Mark Duggan, editors
July 2012Introduction to "Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 26"
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 26, Jeffrey Brown, editor
October 2011Front matter to "Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 26"
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 26, Jeffrey Brown, editor
September 2011Insuring Long Term Care In the US
with Jeffrey Brown, Amy Finkelstein: w17451

Published: “Insuring Long-Term Care in the U.S.” Journal of Economic Perspectives. Vol. 25 (4): pages 119-142. Fall 2011. With Amy Finkelstein.

May 2011Framing Effects and Expected Social Security Claiming Behavior
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Arie Kapteyn, Olivia S. Mitchell: w17018

5. Brown, J.R., Kapteyn, A., and Mitchell, O., “Framing and Claiming: How Information-Framing Affects Social Security Claiming Behavior”, The Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2014, forthcoming .

February 2011The Economics of State and Local Public Pensions
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Robert Clark, Joshua Rauh: w16792

Published: “The Economics of State and Local Pensions.” Journal of Pension Economics and Finance. Vol . 10(2): pages 161 - 172. April 2011. With Robert Clark and Joshua Rauh.

December 2010Introduction to "Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 25"
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 25, Jeffrey Brown, editor
August 2010Introduction to "Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 24"
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 24, Jeffrey R. Brown, editor
April 2010How University Endowments Respond to Financial Market Shocks: Evidence and Implications
with Jeffrey Brown, Stephen G. Dimmock, Jun-Koo Kang, Scott Weisbenner: w15861

Published: Jeffrey R. Brown & Stephen G. Dimmock & Jun-Koo Kang & Scott J. Weisbenner, 2014. "How University Endowments Respond to Financial Market Shocks: Evidence and Implications," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 104(3), pages 931-62, March. citation courtesy of

July 2009Introduction to "Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 23"
with Jeffrey R. Brown, James M. Poterba
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 23, Jeffrey R. Brown and James M. Poterba, editors
Is Social Security Part of the Social Safety Net?
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Julia Lynn Coronado, Don Fullerton
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 23, Jeffrey R. Brown and James M. Poterba, editors
June 2009Is Social Security Part of the Social Safety Net?
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Julia Lynn Coronado, Don Fullerton: w15070

Published: Is Social Security Part of the Social Safety Net? , Jeffrey R. Brown, Julia Lynn Coronado, Don Fullerton. in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 23, Brown and Poterba. 2009

Front matter, table of contents
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey Liebman, David A. Wise
in Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment, Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey B. Liebman and David A. Wise, editors
Introduction to "Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment"
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey Liebman, David A. Wise
in Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment, Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey B. Liebman and David A. Wise, editors
Who Chooses Defined Contribution Plans?
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Scott J. Weisbenner
in Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment, Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey B. Liebman and David A. Wise, editors
Comment on "The Importance of Default Options for Retirement Saving Outcomes: Evidence from the United States"
in Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment, Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey B. Liebman and David A. Wise, editors
List of Contributors, Indexes
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey Liebman, David A. Wise
in Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment, Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey B. Liebman and David A. Wise, editors
January 2008Why Don't People Insure Late Life Consumption: A Framing Explanation of the Under-Annuitization Puzzle
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Jeffrey R. Kling, Sendhil Mullainathan, Marian V. Wrobel: w13748

Published: Jeffrey R. Brown & Jeffrey R. Kling & Sendhil Mullainathan & Marian V. Wrobel, 2008. "Why Don’t People Insure Late-Life Consumption? A Framing Explanation of the Under-Annuitization Puzzle," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 98(2), pages 304-09, May. citation courtesy of

November 2007Why is the market for long-term care insurance so small?
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Amy Finkelstein
in Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar (TAPES), Public Policy and Retirement, Sören Blomquist and Roger Gordon, organizers
Individual account investment options and portfolio choice: Behavioral lessons from 401(k) plans
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Nellie Liang, Scott Weisbenner
in Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar (TAPES), Public Policy and Retirement, Sören Blomquist and Roger Gordon, organizers
October 2007Rational and Behavioral Perspectives on the Role of Annuities in Retirement Planning
w13537

Published: “Understanding the Role of Annuities in Retirement Planning.” In Annamaria Lusardi, ed., Overcoming the Savings Slump: How to Increase the Effectiveness of Financial Education and Saving Programs. University of Chicago Press. 2009. Pp. 178 ­ 206.

September 2007Guaranteed Trouble: The Economic Effects of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
w13438

Published: Jeffrey R. Brown, 2008. "Guaranteed Trouble: The Economic Effects of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 22(1), pages 177-198, Winter. citation courtesy of

June 2007Neighbors Matter: Causal Community Effects and Stock Market Participation
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Zoran Ivkovich, Paul A. Smith, Scott Weisbenner: w13168

Published: Jeffrey R. Brown & Zoran Ivkovic & Paul A. Smith & Scott Weisbenner, 2008. "Neighbors Matter: Causal Community Effects and Stock Market Participation," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 63(3), pages 1509-1531, 06. citation courtesy of

Individual Account Investment Options and Portfolio Choice: Behavioral Lessons from 401(k) Plans
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Nellie Liang, Scott Weisbenner: w13169

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May 2007Medicaid Crowd-Out of Private Long-Term Care Insurance Demand: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Norma B. Coe, Amy Finkelstein
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 21, James M. Poterba, editor
January 2007Who Chooses Defined Contribution Plans?
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Scott J. Weisbenner: w12842

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September 2006Medicaid Crowd-Out of Private Long-Term Care Insurance Demand: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Norma B. Coe, Amy Finkelstein: w12536

Published: Medicaid Crowd-Out of Private Long-Term Care Insurance Demand: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey, Jeffrey R. Brown, Norma B. Coe, Amy Finkelstein. in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 21, Poterba. 2007

Household Ownership of Variable Annuities
with Jeffrey R. Brown, James M. Poterba
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 20, James Poterba, editor
July 2006The Effect of Inheritance Receipt on Retirement
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Courtney C. Coile, Scott J. Weisbenner: w12386

Published: Jeffrey R Brown & Courtney C Coile & Scott J Weisbenner, 2010. "The Effect of Inheritance Receipt on Retirement," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 92(2), pages 425-434, 08. citation courtesy of

January 2006Household Ownership of Variable Annuities
with Jeffrey Brown, James Poterba: w11964

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June 2005Alternative Methods of Price Indexing Social Security: Implications for Benefits and System Financing
with Andrew G. Biggs, Jeffrey R. Brown, Glenn Springstead: w11406

Published: Biggs, Andrew G., Jeffrey R. Brown and Glenn Springstead. "Alternative Methods Of Price Indexing Social Security: Implications For Benefits And System Financing," National Tax Journal, 2005, v58(3,Sep), 483-504. citation courtesy of

December 2004The Interaction of Public and Private Insurance: Medicaid and the Long-Term Care Insurance Market
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Amy Finkelstein: w10989

Published: Jeffrey R. Brown & Amy Finkelstein, 2008. "The Interaction of Public and Private Insurance: Medicaid and the Long-Term Care Insurance Market," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 98(3), pages 1083-1102, June. citation courtesy of

Executive Financial Incentives and Payout Policy: Firm Responses to the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Nellie Liang, Scott Weisbenner: w11002

Published: Jeffrey R. Brown & Nellie Liang & Scott Weisbenner, 2007. "Executive Financial Incentives and Payout Policy: Firm Responses to the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut," Journal of Finance, American Finance Association, vol. 62(4), pages 1935-1965, 08. citation courtesy of

September 2004Supply or Demand: Why is the Market for Long-Term Care Insurance So Small?
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Amy Finkelstein: w10782

Published: Brown, Jeffrey R. and Amy Finkelstein. "Why is the Market for Long-Term Care Insurance So Small?" Journal of Public Economics, Volume 91, Issue 10, November 2007, Pages 1967-1991

June 2004Intergenerational Transfers and Savings Behavior
with Jeffrey Brown, Scott Weisbenner
in Perspectives on the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
April 2004401(k) Matching Contributions in Company Stock: Costs and Benefits for Firms and Workers
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Nellie Liang, Scott Weisbenner: w10419

Published: Brown, Jeffrey R., Nellie Liang and Scott Weisbenner. "401(k) Matching Contributions In Company Stock: Costs And Benefits For Firms And Workers," Journal of Public Economics, 2006, v90(6-7,Aug), 1315-1346. citation courtesy of

March 2004An Empirical Analysis of the Economic Impact of Federal Terrorism Reinsurance
with Jeffrey R. Brown, J. David Cummins, Christopher M. Lewis, Ran Wei: w10388

Published: Brown, Jeffrey R. & Cummins, J. David & Lewis, Christopher M. & Wei, Ran, 2004. "An empirical analysis of the economic impact of federal terrorism reinsurance," Journal of Monetary Economics, Elsevier, vol. 51(5), pages 861-898, July. citation courtesy of

January 2004The Geography of Stock Market Participation: The Influence of Communities and Local Firms
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Zoran Ivkovich, Paul A. Smith, Scott Weisbenner: w10235
May 2003Annuities and Individual Welfare
with Thomas Davidoff, Jeffrey R. Brown, Peter A. Diamond: w9714

Published: Thomas Davidoff & Jeffrey R. Brown & Peter A. Diamond, 2005. "Annuities and Individual Welfare," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 95(5), pages 1573-1590, December. citation courtesy of

October 2002Federal Terrorism Risk Insurance
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Randall S. Kroszner, Brian H. Jenn: w9271

Published: Brown, Jeffrey R., Randall S. Kroszner and Brian H. Jenn. "Federal Terrorism Risk Insurance," National Tax Journal, 2002, v55(3,Sep), 647-657. citation courtesy of

Redistribution and Insurance: Mandatory Annuitization with Mortality Heterogeneity
w9256

Published: Brown, Jeffrey R. "Redistribution And Insurance: Mandatory Annuitization With Mortality Heterogeneity," Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2003, v70(1,Mar), 17-41. citation courtesy of

January 2002Is a Bird in Hand Worth More than a Bird in the Bush? Intergenerational Transfers and Savings Behavior
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Scott J. Weisbenner: w8753

Published: Wise, D. (ed.) Perspectives on the Economics of Aging. Chicago, IL: University of Chicago Press, 2004.

Differential Mortality and the Value of Individual Account Retirement Annuities
in The Distributional Aspects of Social Security and Social Security Reform, Martin Feldstein and Jeffrey B. Liebman, editors
Appendix. Estimating Life Tables That Reflect Socioeconomic Differences In Mortality
with Jeffrey Brown, Jeffrey B. Liebman, Joshua Pollet
in The Distributional Aspects of Social Security and Social Security Reform, Martin Feldstein and Jeffrey B. Liebman, editors
January 2001Longevity-Insured Retirement Distributions from Pension Plans: Market and Regulatory Issues
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Mark J. Warshawsky: w8064

Published: Gale, W., J. Shoven and M. Warshawsky (eds.) Public Policies and Private Pensions. Brookings Institution, 2004.

The Role of Real Annuities and Indexed Bonds in an Individual Accounts Retirement Program
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Olivia S. Mitchell, James M. Poterba
in Risk Aspects of Investment-Based Social Security Reform, John Y. Campbell and Martin Feldstein, editors
Are the Elderly Really Over-Annuitized? New Evidence on Life Insurance and Bequests
in Themes in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
November 2000Does the Internet Make Markets More Competitive?
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Austan Goolsbee: w7996

Published: Brown, Jeffrey R. and Austan Goolsbee. "Does The Internet Make Markets More Competitive? Evidence From The Life Insurance Industry," Journal of Political Economy, 2002, v110(3,Jun), 481-507.

July 2000Mortality Risk, Inflation Risk, and Annuity Products
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Olivia S. Mitchell, James M. Poterba: w7812

Published: Mitchell, O., Z. Bodie, B. Hammond, and S. Zeldes (eds.) Innovations in Retirement Financing. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania Press, 2002.

February 2000Differential Mortality and the Value of Individual Account Retirement Annuities
w7560

Published: Differential Mortality and the Value of Individual Account Retirement Annuities, Jeffrey Brown. in The Distributional Aspects of Social Security and Social Security Reform, Feldstein and Liebman. 2002

July 1999Taxing Retirement Income: Nonqualified Annuities and Distributions from Qualified Accounts
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Olivia S. Mitchell, James M. Poterba, Mark J. Warshawsky: w7268

Published: National Tax Journal, Vol. 52, no. 3 (September 1999): 563-592. citation courtesy of

June 1999Private Pensions, Mortality Risk, and the Decision to Annuitize
w7191

Published: Brown, Jeffrey R. "Private Pensions, Mortality Risk, And The Decision To Annuitize," Journal of Public Economics, 2001, v82(1,Oct), 29-62. citation courtesy of

Are the Elderly Really Over-Annuitized? New Evidence on Life Insurance and Bequests
w7193

Published: Are the Elderly Really Over-Annuitized? New Evidence on Life Insurance and Bequests , Jeffrey Brown. in Themes in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2001

Joint Life Annuities and Annuity Demand by Married Couples
with Jeffrey R. Brown, James M. Poterba: w7199

Published: Brown, Jeffrey R. and James M. Poterba. "Joint Life Annuities And Annuity Demand By Married Couples," Journal of Risk and Insurance, 2000, v67(4,Dec), 527-553.

March 1999The Role of Real Annuities and Indexed Bonds in an Individual Accounts Retirement Program
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Olivia S. Mitchell, James M. Poterba: w7005

Published: The Role of Real Annuities and Indexed Bonds in an Individual Accounts Retirement Program, Jeffrey R. Brown, Olivia S. Mitchell, James M. Poterba. in Risk Aspects of Investment-Based Social Security Reform, Campbell and Feldstein. 2001

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