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June 2013Decision Complexity as a Barrier to Annuitization
with Arie Kapteyn, Erzo F.P. Luttmer, Olivia S. Mitchell: w19168
May 2013Framing Lifetime Income
with Jeffrey R. Kling, Sendhil Mullainathan, Marian V. Wrobel: w19063
February 2013Empirical Determinants of Intertemporal Choice
with Zoran Ivković, Scott Weisbenner: w18755
September 2012The Supply of and Demand for Charitable Donations to Higher Education
with Stephen G. Dimmock, Scott Weisbenner: w18389
August 2012The Distributional Effects of the Social Security Windfall Elimination Provision
with Scott Weisbenner: w18342
Risk and Returns to Education
with Chichun Fang, Francisco Gomes: w18300
September 2011Insuring Long Term Care In the US
with Amy Finkelstein: w17451
May 2011Framing Effects and Expected Social Security Claiming Behavior
with Arie Kapteyn, Olivia S. Mitchell: w17018
February 2011The Economics of State and Local Public Pensions
with Robert Clark, Joshua Rauh: w16792
April 2010How University Endowments Respond to Financial Market Shocks: Evidence and Implications
with Stephen G. Dimmock, Jun-Koo Kang, Scott Weisbenner: w15861
June 2009Is Social Security Part of the Social Safety Net?
with Julia Lynn Coronado, Don Fullerton: w15070
January 2008Why Don't People Insure Late Life Consumption: A Framing Explanation of the Under-Annuitization Puzzle
with Jeffrey R. Kling, Sendhil Mullainathan, Marian V. Wrobel: w13748
October 2007Rational and Behavioral Perspectives on the Role of Annuities in Retirement Planning
w13537
September 2007Guaranteed Trouble: The Economic Effects of the Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation
w13438
June 2007Neighbors Matter: Causal Community Effects and Stock Market Participation
with Zoran Ivkovich, Paul A. Smith, Scott Weisbenner: w13168
Individual Account Investment Options and Portfolio Choice: Behavioral Lessons from 401(k) Plans
with Nellie Liang, Scott Weisbenner: w13169
January 2007Who Chooses Defined Contribution Plans?
with Scott J. Weisbenner: w12842
September 2006Medicaid Crowd-Out of Private Long-Term Care Insurance Demand: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey
with Norma B. Coe, Amy Finkelstein: w12536
July 2006The Effect of Inheritance Receipt on Retirement
with Courtney C. Coile, Scott J. Weisbenner: w12386
January 2006Household Ownership of Variable Annuities
with James Poterba: w11964
June 2005Alternative Methods of Price Indexing Social Security: Implications for Benefits and System Financing
with Andrew G. Biggs, Glenn Springstead: w11406
December 2004The Interaction of Public and Private Insurance: Medicaid and the Long-Term Care Insurance Market
with Amy Finkelstein: w10989
Executive Financial Incentives and Payout Policy: Firm Responses to the 2003 Dividend Tax Cut
with Nellie Liang, Scott Weisbenner: w11002
September 2004Supply or Demand: Why is the Market for Long-Term Care Insurance So Small?
with Amy Finkelstein: w10782
April 2004401(k) Matching Contributions in Company Stock: Costs and Benefits for Firms and Workers
with Nellie Liang, Scott Weisbenner: w10419
March 2004An Empirical Analysis of the Economic Impact of Federal Terrorism Reinsurance
with J. David Cummins, Christopher M. Lewis, Ran Wei: w10388
January 2004The Geography of Stock Market Participation: The Influence of Communities and Local Firms
with Zoran Ivkovich, Paul A. Smith, Scott Weisbenner: w10235
May 2003Annuities and Individual Welfare
with Thomas Davidoff, Peter A. Diamond: w9714
October 2002Federal Terrorism Risk Insurance
with Randall S. Kroszner, Brian H. Jenn: w9271
Redistribution and Insurance: Mandatory Annuitization with Mortality Heterogeneity
w9256
January 2002Is a Bird in Hand Worth More than a Bird in the Bush? Intergenerational Transfers and Savings Behavior
with Scott J. Weisbenner: w8753
January 2001Longevity-Insured Retirement Distributions from Pension Plans: Market and Regulatory Issues
with Mark J. Warshawsky: w8064
November 2000Does the Internet Make Markets More Competitive?
with Austan Goolsbee: w7996
July 2000Mortality Risk, Inflation Risk, and Annuity Products
with Olivia S. Mitchell, James M. Poterba: w7812
February 2000Differential Mortality and the Value of Individual Account Retirement Annuities
w7560
July 1999Taxing Retirement Income: Nonqualified Annuities and Distributions from Qualified Accounts
with Olivia S. Mitchell, James M. Poterba, Mark J. Warshawsky: w7268
June 1999Private Pensions, Mortality Risk, and the Decision to Annuitize
w7191
Are the Elderly Really Over-Annuitized? New Evidence on Life Insurance and Bequests
w7193
Joint Life Annuities and Annuity Demand by Married Couples
with James M. Poterba: w7199
March 1999The Role of Real Annuities and Indexed Bonds in an Individual Accounts Retirement Program
with Olivia S. Mitchell, James M. Poterba: w7005

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