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February 2014Could a Website Really Have Doomed the Health Exchanges? Multiple Equilibria, Initial Conditions and the Construction of the Fine
with Florian Scheuer: w19835
October 2013A Sharper Ratio: A General Measure for Correctly Ranking Non-Normal Investment Risks
with Xingtan Zhang: w19500
July 2013Optimal Annuitization with Stochastic Mortality Probabilities
with Felix Reichling: w19211
December 2012Narrow Framing and Life Insurance
with Daniel Gottlieb: w18601
September 2011Grade Non-Disclosure
with Daniel Gottlieb: w17465
May 2011A Matter of Trust: Understanding Worldwide Public Pension Conversions
with Walter E. Theseira: w17015
Optimal Portfolio Choice with Wage-Indexed Social Security
with Jialun Li: w17025
June 2009Pricing Personal Account Benefit Guarantees: A Simplified Approach
with Andrew Biggs, Clark Burdick
in Social Security Policy in a Changing Environment, Jeffrey Brown, Jeffrey Liebman and David A. Wise, editors
September 2006Fiscal and Generational Imbalances: An Update
with Jagadeesh Gokhale
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 20, James Poterba, editor
September 2005Does Social Security Privatization Produce Efficiency Gains?
with Shinichi Nishiyama: w11622
February 2005Social Security Privatization with Elastic Labor Supply and Second-Best Taxes
w11101
January 2005Insuring Against Terrorism: The Policy Challenge
w11038
Measuring Social Security's Financial Problems
with Jagadeesh Gokhale: w11060
July 2003Is the Social Security Trust Fund Worth Anything?
w9845
March 2003The (Interesting) Dynamic Properties of the Neoclassical Growth Model with CES Production
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February 2003Consumption Taxes and Economic Efficiency in a Stochastic OLG Economy
with Shinichi Nishiyama: w9492
January 2003Trading with the Unborn: A New Perspective on Capital Income Taxation
w9412
July 2002Moral Hazard in Reinsurance Markets
with Neil Doherty: w9050
March 2002Ricardian Equivalence with Incomplete Household Risk Sharing
with Shinichi Nishiyama: w8851
January 2002Controlling the Cost of Minimum Benefit Guarantees in Public Pension Conversions
w8732
Distributional Effects in a General Equilibrium Analysis of Social Security
with Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Jan Walliser
in The Distributional Aspects of Social Security and Social Security Reform, Martin Feldstein and Jeffrey B. Liebman, editors
May 2001Who Bears the Burden of the Corporate Tax in The Open Economy?
with Jane Gravelle: w8280
April 2001Finding a Way Out of America's Demographic Dilemma
with Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Jan Walliser: w8258
The Equivalence of the Social Security's Trust Fund Portfolio Allocation and Capital Income Tax Policy
w8259
The Exchange Theory of Teenage Smoking and the Counterproductiveness of Moderate Regulation
with Jennifer Gravelle: w8262
January 2001The Effect of Pay-When-Needed Benefit Guarantees on the Impact of Social Security Privatization
in Risk Aspects of Investment-Based Social Security Reform, John Y. Campbell and Martin Feldstein, editors
February 1998Social Security: Privatization and Progressivity
with Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Jan Walliser: w6428
Opting Out of Social Security and Adverse Selection
with Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Jan Walliser: w6430
October 1997Simulating U.S. Tax Reform
with David Altig, Alan J. Auerbach, Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Jan Walliser: w6248

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