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December 2014Does Front-Loading Taxation Increase Savings? Evidence from Roth 401(k) Introductions
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w20738
July 2013Who Uses the Roth 401(k), and How Do They Use It?
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w19193

Published: Who Uses the Roth 401(k), and How Do They Use It?, John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian. in Discoveries in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2014

June 2013Who Uses the Roth 401(k), and How Do They Use It?
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian
in Discoveries in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
January 2013Informed Trading and Expected Returns
with Li Jin, Hongjun Yan: w18680
November 2012What Makes Annuitization More Appealing?
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Stephen P. Zeldes: w18575

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August 2012What Makes Annuitization More Appealing?
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Stephen P. Zeldes
in Retirement Benefits for State and Local Employees: Designing Pension Plans for the Twenty-First Century, Robert Clark, Joshua Rauh, and Mark Duggan, editors
April 2012Following Through on Good Intentions: The Power of Planning Prompts
with Katherine L. Milkman, John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w17995

Published: Milkman, Katherine L., John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, and Brigitte C. Madrian. "Planning Prompts as a Means of Increasing Preventive Screening Rates." Preventive Medicine 56, no. 1 (January 2013): 92–93.

February 2012Small Cues Change Savings Choices
with Emily Haisley, Jennifer Kurkoski, Cade Massey: w17843
August 2011The Effect of Providing Peer Information on Retirement Savings Decisions
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Katherine L. Milkman: w17345

Journal of Finance, forthcoming

June 2011Using Implementation Intentions Prompts to Enhance Influenza Vaccination Rates
with Katherine L. Milkman, John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w17183

Published: Milkman, Katherine L., John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, and Brigitte C. Madrian. "Using Implementation Intentions Prompts to Enhance Influenza Vaccination Rates." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 108, no. 26 (June 28, 2011): 10415–10420.

The Availability and Utilization of 401(k) Loans
with John Beshears, 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, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w17118

Published: The Availability and Utilization of 401(k) Loans, John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian. in Investigations in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2012

March 2011How Does Simplified Disclosure Affect Individuals' Mutual Fund Choices?
with John Beshears, 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, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w16868
January 2011Behavioral Economics Perspectives on Public Sector Pension Plans
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w16728

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December 2010What Does Stock Ownership Breadth Measure?
with Li Jin, Hongjun Yan: w16591

Published: James J. Choi & Li Jin & Hongjun Yan, 2013. "What Does Stock Ownership Breadth Measure?," Review of Finance, European Finance Association, vol. 17(4), pages 1239-1278. citation courtesy of

April 2010Religious Identity and Economic Behavior
with Daniel J. Benjamin, Geoffrey W. Fisher: w15925
February 2010The Impact of Employer Matching on Savings Plan Participation under Automatic Enrollment
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian
in Research Findings in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
June 2009The Importance of Default Options for Retirement Saving Outcomes: Evidence from the United States
with John Beshears, 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, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w14859

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March 2009Reducing the Complexity Costs of 401(k) Participation Through Quick Enrollment
with David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian
in Developments in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
May 2008How are Preferences Revealed?
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w13976

Published: Beshears, John & Choi, James J. & Laibson, David & Madrian, Brigitte C., 2008. "How are preferences revealed?," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 92(8-9), pages 1787-1794, August. citation courtesy of

November 2007Mental Accounting in Portfolio Choice: Evidence from a Flypaper Effect
with David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w13656

Published: James J. Choi & David Laibson & Brigitte C. Madrian, 2009. "Mental Accounting in Portfolio Choice: Evidence from a Flypaper Effect," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 99(5), pages 2085-95, December. citation courtesy of

August 2007The Impact of Employer Matching on Savings Plan Participation under Automatic Enrollment
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w13352

Published: The Impact of Employer Matching on Savings Plan Participation under Automatic Enrollment, John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian. in Research Findings in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2010

Social Identity and Preferences
with Daniel J. Benjamin, A. Joshua Strickland: w13309

Published: Daniel J. Benjamin & James J. Choi & A. Joshua Strickland, 2010. "Social Identity and Preferences," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 100(4), pages 1913-28, September. citation courtesy of

October 2006Simplification and Saving
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w12659

Published: Beshears, John & Choi, James J. & Laibson, David & Madrian, Brigitte C., 2013. "Simplification and saving," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 95(C), pages 130-145. citation courtesy of

May 2006Why Does the Law of One Price Fail? An Experiment on Index Mutual Funds
with David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w12261

Published: Choi, James J., David Laibson, and Brigitte C. Madrian. “Why Does the Law of One Price Fail? An Experiment on Index Mutual Funds." Review of Financial Studies 23, 4 (April 2010): 1405-1432. citation courtesy of

February 2006The Importance of Default Options for Retirement Savings Outcomes: Evidence from the United States
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w12009

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January 2006Reducing the Complexity Costs of 401(k) Participation Through Quick Enrollment(TM)
with David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian: w11979

Published: Wise, David A. (ed.) Developments in the Economics of Aging. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009.

Early Decisions: A Regulatory Framework
with John Beshears, David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian: w11920

Published: Beshears, John, James Choi, David Laibson, and Brigitte C. Madrian. “Early Decisions: A Regulatory Framework." Swedish Economic Policy Review 12,2 (2005): 41-60.

August 2005$100 Bills on the Sidewalk: Suboptimal Investment in 401(k) Plans
with David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w11554

Published: James J. Choi & David Laibson & Brigitte C. Madrian, 2011. "$100 Bills on the Sidewalk: Suboptimal Investment in 401(k) Plans," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 93(3), pages 748-763, 03. citation courtesy of

Passive Decisions and Potent Defaults
with 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, David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w11074

Published: Carroll, Gabriel D., James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, and Andrew Metrick. “Optimal Defaults and Active Decisions.” Quarterly Journal of Economics 124, 4 (November 2009). citation courtesy of

June 2004For Better or for Worse: Default Effects and 401(k) Savings Behavior
with 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 David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian: w10486

Published: Choi, James J., David Laibson and Brigitte C. Madrian. “Plan Design and 401(k) Savings Outcomes.” National Tax Journal 57 (June 2004): 275-298. citation courtesy of

April 2004Consumption-Wealth Comovement of the Wrong Sign
with David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w10454
January 2004Employees' Investment Decisions about Company Stock
with David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w10228

Published: Mitchell, Olivia S. and Stephen P. Utkus (eds.) Pension Design and Structure: New Lessons from Behavioral Finance. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2004.

August 2003Passive Decisions and Potent Defaults
with David Laibson, Brigitte Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w9917

Published: Passive Decisions and Potent Defaults, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick. in Analyses in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2005

January 2002Defined Contribution Pensions: Plan Rules, Participant Choices, and the Path of Least Resistance
with David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 16, James M. Poterba, editor
December 2001For Better or For Worse: Default Effects and 401(k) Savings Behavior
with David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w8651

Published: For Better or for Worse: Default Effects and 401(k) Savings Behavior, James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick. in Perspectives on the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2004

Defined Contribution Pensions: Plan Rules, Participant Decisions, and the Path of Least Resistance
with David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick: w8655

Published: Poterba, James (ed.) Tax Policy and the Economy 16. 2002.

September 2000Does the Internet Increase Trading? Evidence from Investor Behavior in 401(k) Plans
with David Laibson, Andrew Metrick: w7878

Published: Choi, James J., David Laibson, and Andrew Metrick. "How Does the Internet Affect Trading? Evidence from Investor Behavior in 401(k) Plans." Journal of Financial Economics 64 (June 2002): 397-421.

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