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National Saving and Economic Performance
with John B. Shoven
Conference held January 6-7, 1989
Published in January 1991 by University of Chicago Press
© 1991 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

Working Papers and Chapters

March 2014Predictability and Power in Legislative Bargaining
with S. Nageeb Ali, Xiaochen Fan: w20011
Price Cutting and Business Stealing in Imperfect Cartels
with Erik Madsen: w19993
August 2013Do Hypothetical Choices and Non-Choice Ratings Reveal Preferences?
with Daniel Bjorkegren, Jeffrey Naecker, Antonio Rangel: w19269
Neural Activity Reveals Preferences Without Choices
with Alec Smith, Colin Camerer, Antonio Rangel: w19270
January 2013Poverty and Self-Control
with Debraj Ray, Sevin Yeltekin: w18742
January 2012Do Consumers Exploit Precommitment Opportunities? Evidence from Natural Experiments Involving Liquor Consumption
with Jonathan Meer, Neva K. Novarro: w17762
November 2011The Welfare Economics of Default Options in 401(k) Plans
with Andrey Fradkin, Igor Popov: w17587
November 2010Candidates, Character, and Corruption
with Navin Kartik: w16530

Published: B. Douglas Bernheim & Navin Kartik, 2014. "Candidates, Character, and Corruption," American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, American Economic Association, vol. 6(2), pages 205-46, May. citation courtesy of

December 2008Behavioral Welfare Economics
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Published:

  • B. Douglas Bernheim, 2009. "Behavioral Welfare Economics," Journal of the European Economic Association, MIT Press, vol. 7(2-3), pages 267-319, 04-05. citation courtesy of
  • B. Douglas Bernheim, 2010. "Behavioral welfare economics," Panoeconomicus, Savez ekonomista Vojvodine, Novi Sad, Serbia, vol. 57(2), pages 123-151, June. citation courtesy of
  • B. Douglas Bernheim, 2010. "Behavioral welfare economics," Panoeconomicus, Savez ekonomista Vojvodine, Novi Sad, Serbia, vol. 57(1), pages 1-22, March.

April 2008On the Potential of Neuroeconomics: A Critical (but Hopeful) Appraisal
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Published: B. Douglas Bernheim, 2009. "On the Potential of Neuroeconomics: A Critical (but Hopeful) Appraisal," American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, American Economic Association, vol. 1(2), pages 1-41, August. citation courtesy of

February 2008Do Real Estate Brokers Add Value When Listing Services Are Unbundled?
with Jonathan Meer: w13796

Published: Economic inquiry : journal of the Western Economic Association International.- Hoboken, NJ : Wiley-Blackwell, ISSN 0095-2583, ZDB-ID 1911399. - Vol. 51.2013, 2, p. 1166-1182

January 2008Beyond Revealed Preference: Choice Theoretic Foundations for Behavioral Welfare Economics
with Antonio Rangel: w13737

Published: B. Douglas Bernheim & Antonio Rangel, 2009. "Beyond Revealed Preference: Choice-Theoretic Foundations for Behavioral Welfare Economics-super-," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 124(1), pages 51-104, February.

August 2005Behavioral Public Economics: Welfare and Policy Analysis with Non-Standard Decision-Makers
with Antonio Rangel: w11518
November 2002Addiction and Cue-Conditioned Cognitive Processes
with Antonio Rangel: w9329
May 2002Democratic Policy Making with Real-Time Agenda Setting: Part 1
with Antonio Rangel, Luis Rayo: w8973
October 2001The Mismatch Between Life Insurance Holdings and Financial Vulnerabilities: Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances
with Katherine Grace Carman, Jagadeesh Gokhale, Laurence J. Kotlikoff: w8544

Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas, Katherine Grace Carman, Jagadeesh Gokhale and Laurence J. Kotlikoff. "Are Life Insurance Holdings Related To Financial Vulnerabilities?," Economic Inquiry, 2003, v41(4,Oct), 531-554.

June 2001Do Estate and Gift Taxes Affect the Timing of Private Transfers?
with Robert J. Lemke, John Karl Scholz: w8333

Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas, Robert J. Lemke and John Karl Scholz. "Do Estate And Gift Taxes Affect The Timing Of Private Transfers?," Journal of Public Economics, 2004, v88(12,Dec), 2617-2634. citation courtesy of

July 2000Bequests as Signals: An Explanation for the Equal Division Puzzle
with Sergei Severinov: w7791

Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas and Sergei Severinov. "Bequests As Signals: An Explanation For The Equal Division Puzzle," Journal of Political Economy, 2003, v111(4,Aug), 733-764. citation courtesy of

October 1999The Adequacy of Life Insurance: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey
with Lorenzo Forni, Jagadeesh Gokhale, Laurence J. Kotlikoff: w7372

Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas, Lorenzo Forni, Jagadeesh Gokhale and Lawrence J. Kotlikoff. "The Mismatch Between Life Insurance Holdings And Financial Vulnerabilities: Evidence From The Health And Retirement Study," American Economic Review, 2003, v93(1,Mar), 354-365.

March 1999Taxation and Saving
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Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas, 2002. "Taxation and saving," Handbook of Public Economics, in: A. J. Auerbach & M. Feldstein (ed.), Handbook of Public Economics, edition 1, volume 3, chapter 18, pages 1173-1249 Elsevier.

October 1997What Accounts for the Variation in Retirement Wealth Among U.S. Households?
with Jonathan Skinner, Steven Weinberg: w6227

Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas, Jonathan Skinner and Steven Weinberg. "What Accounts For The Variation In Retirement Wealth Among U.S. Households?," American Economic Review, 2001, v91(4,Sep), 832-857. citation courtesy of

July 1997Education and Saving: The Long-Term Effects of High School Financial Curriculum Mandates
with Daniel M. Garrett, Dean M. Maki: w6085

Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas & Garrett, Daniel M. & Maki, Dean M., 2001. "Education and saving:: The long-term effects of high school financial curriculum mandates," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 80(3), pages 435-465, June. citation courtesy of

July 1996The Effects of Financial Education in the Workplace: Evidence from a Survey of Employers
with Patrick J. Bayer, John Karl Scholz: w5655

Published: Patrick J. Bayer & B. Douglas Bernheim & John Karl Scholz, 2009. "The Effects Of Financial Education In The Workplace: Evidence From A Survey Of Employers," Economic Inquiry, Western Economic Association International, vol. 47(4), pages 605-624, October. citation courtesy of

Exclusive Dealing
with Michael D. Whinston: w5666

Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas and Michael D. Whinston. "Exclusive Dealing," Journal of Political Economy, 1998, v106(1,Feb), 64-103. citation courtesy of

The Determinants and Consequences of Financial Education in the Workplace: Evidence from a Survey of Households
with Daniel M. Garrett: w5667

Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas and Daniel M. Garrett. "The Effects Of Financial Education In The Workplace: Evidence From A Survey Of Households," Journal of Public Economics, 2003, v87(7-8,Aug), 1487-1519.

Optimal Money Burning: Theory and Application to Corporate Dividend Policy
with Lee Redding: w5682

Published: B. Douglas Bernheim & Lee S. Redding, 2001. "Optimal Money Burning: Theory and Application to Corporate Dividends," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 10(4), pages 463-507, December.

January 1993Private Saving and Public Policy
with John Karl Scholz
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 7, James Poterba, editor
December 1992A Tax-Based Test of the Dividend Signaling Hypothesis
with Adam Wantz: w4244

Published: American Economic Review 85(3), june 1995, 532-551. citation courtesy of

November 1992Private Saving and Public Policy
with John Karl Scholz: w4215

Published:

September 1992Conspicuous Consumption, Pure Profits, and the Luxury Tax
with Laurie Simon Bagwell: w4163

Published: American Economic Review, vol. 86, no. 3, pp. 349-373, June 1996.

March 1992How Strong are Bequest Motives? Evidence Based on Estimates of the Demand for Life Insurance and Annuities
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Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 99, No. 5, pp. 899-927, (October) 1991. citation courtesy of

January 1992Fiscal Policy With Impure Intergenerational Altruism
with Andrew B. Abel: w2613

Published: Econometrica, Vol. 59, No. 6, pp. 1687-1711, (November 1991). citation courtesy of

January 1991Front matter, table of contents, acknowledgments
with John B. Shoven
in National Saving and Economic Performance, B. Douglas Bernheim and John B. Shoven, editors
Introduction to "National Saving and Economic Performance"
with John B. Shoven
in National Saving and Economic Performance, B. Douglas Bernheim and John B. Shoven, editors
Consumption Taxation in a General Equilibrium Model: How Reliable are Simulation Results?
with John Karl Scholz, John B. Shoven
in National Saving and Economic Performance, B. Douglas Bernheim and John B. Shoven, editors
List of Contributors, Indices
with John B. Shoven
in National Saving and Economic Performance, B. Douglas Bernheim and John B. Shoven, editors
September 1990Tax Policy and the Dividend Puzzle
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Published: Rand Journal of Economics, Volume 22, No. 4, pp. 455-476, Winter 1991. citation courtesy of

January 1990How Do the Elderly Form Expectations? An Analysis of Responses to New Information
in Issues in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
July 1989Is Everything Neutral?
with Kyle Bagwell: w2086

Published:

  • Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 96, No. 2, pp. 308-338, (April 1988). Reprinted in K.D. Hoover (ed.) the New Classical Macroeconomics, Edward citation courtesy of
  • Elger Publishing Ltd: London, 1992

1989Incentive Effects of the Corporate Alternative Minimum Tax
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 3, Lawrence H. Summers, editor
The Timing of Retirement: A Comparison of Expectations and Realizations
in The Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
September 1988How Do the Elderly Form Expectations? An Analysis of Responses to New Information
w2719

Published: How Do the Elderly Form Expectations? An Analysis of Responses to New Information, B. Douglas Bernheim. in Issues in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 1990

March 1988Ricardian Equivalence: An Evaluation of Theory and Evidence
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Published:

1988Pension Funding and Saving
with John B. Shoven
in Pensions in the U.S. Economy, Zvi Bodie, John B. Shoven, and David A. Wise, eds.
Budget Deficits and the Balance of Trade
in Tax Policy and the Economy: Volume 2, Lawrence H. Summers, editor
December 1987Does the Estate Tax Raise Revenue?
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Published:

November 1987Dissaving After Retirement: Testing the Pure Life Cycle Hypothesis
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June 1987Intergenerational Altruism and Social Welfare: A Critique of the Dynastic Model
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Published: "Intergenerational Altruism, Dynastic Equilibria, and Social Welfare." Review of Economic Studies, Vol. 56, pp. 118-128, January 1989.

The Timing of Retirement: A Comparison of Expectations and Realizations
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Published:

May 1987Social Security Benefits: An Empirical Study of Expectations and Realizations
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Published:

  • Issues in Contemporary Retirement, (eds) R. Ricardo, Campbell, E. Lazaer, Hoover Institution Press: Palo Alto, 1988.
  • Bernheim, B. Douglas and Lawrence Levin. "Social Security And Personal Saving: An Analysis Of Expectations," American Economic Review, 1989, v79(2), 97-102.

1987Does the Estate Tax Raise Revenue?
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 1, Lawrence H. Summers, editor
Ricardian Equivalence: An Evaluation of Theory and Evidence
in NBER Macroeconomics Annual 1987, Volume 2, Stanley Fischer, editor
Dissaving after Retirement: Testing the Pure Life Cycle Hypothesis
in Issues in Pension Economics, Zvi Bodie, John B. Shoven, and David A. Wise, eds.
December 1986Comparable Worth in a General Equilibrium Model of the U.S. Economy
with Perry C. Beider, Victor R. Fuchs, John B. Shoven: w2090

Published: Beider, Perry C., B. Douglas Bernheim, Victor R. Fuchs and John B. Shoven."Comparable Worth in a General Equilibrium Model of the U.S. Economy," Research in Labor Economics, 1988. Vol.9, pp1-52, Ronald C. Ehrenberg, editor JAI Press, Greenwich, Ct.

March 1986Bequests as a Means of Payment
with Andrei Shleifer, Lawrence H. Summers: w1303

Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas, Andrei Shleifer and Lawrence H. Summers, "The Strategic Bequest Motive," Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 93, No. 6, (December 1985), pp. 1045-1076.

May 1985Pension Funding and Saving
with John B. Shoven: w1622

Published:

  • Bernheim, B. Douglas and John B. Shoven. "Pension Funding and Saving," Pensions in the U.S. Economy, ed. Z. Bodie, J. Shoven, D. Wise. Chicago: UCP, 1988.
  • Pension Funding and Saving, B. Douglas Bernheim, John B. Shoven. in Pensions in the U.S. Economy, Bodie, Shoven, and Wise. 1988

December 1984Life Cycle Annuity Valuation
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Published: Bernheim, B. Douglas. "The Economic Effects of Social Security: Toward a Reconciliation of Theory and Measurement," Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 33, no. 3, pp. 273-304, 1987.

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