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NBER Working Papers by Kathleen M. McGarry

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October 2012Parental Investments in College and Later Cash Transfers
with Steven J. Haider, Kathleen M. McGarry: w18485
Dynamic Aspects of Family Transfers
w18446
July 2010The Risk of Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenditure at End of Life
with Samuel Marshall, Kathleen M. McGarry, Jonathan S. Skinner: w16170

Published: The Risk of Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenditure at the End of Life, Samuel Marshall, Kathleen McGarry, Jonathan S. Skinner. in Explorations in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2011

January 2008Preference Heterogeneity and Insurance Markets: Explaining a Puzzle of Insurance
with David M. Cutler, Amy Finkelstein, Kathleen McGarry: w13746

Published: David M. Cutler & Amy Finkelstein & Kathleen McGarry, 2008. "Preference Heterogeneity and Insurance Markets: Explaining a Puzzle of Insurance," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 98(2), pages 157-62, May. citation courtesy of

September 2005Recent Trends in Resource Sharing Among the Poor
with Steven J. Haider, Kathleen McGarry: w11612
January 2005Dynamic Inefficiencies in Insurance Markets: Evidence from long-term care insurance
with Amy Finkelstein, Kathleen McGarry, Amir Sufi: w11039

Published: Finkelstein, Amy, Kathleen McGarry and Amir Sufi. "Dynamic Inefficiencies In Insurance Markets: Evidence From Long-Term Care Insurance," American Economic Review, 2005, v95(2,May), 224-228. citation courtesy of

September 2003Private Information and its Effect on Market Equilibrium: New Evidence from Long-Term Care Insurance
with Amy Finkelstein, Kathleen McGarry: w9957

Published: Finkelstein, Amy and Kathleen McGarry. "Private Information and its Effect on Market Equilibrium: Evidence From the Long-Term Care Insurance Market." The American Economic Review 96, 4 (2005): 938-958.

June 2003Why Parents Play Favorites: Explanations for Unequal Bequests
with Audrey Light, Kathleen McGarry: w9745

Published: Light, Audrey and Kathleen McGarry. "Why Parents Play Favorites: Explanations For Unequal Bequests," American Economic Review, 2004, v94(5,Dec), 1669-1681. citation courtesy of

November 2002Health and Retirement: Do Changes in Health Affect Retirement Expectations?
w9317

Published: McGarry, Kathleen. "Health and Retirement: Do Changes in Health Affect Retirement Expectations?" Journal of Human Resources XXXIX 3 (2004):624-648.

March 2000Guaranteed Income: SSI and the Well-Being of the Elderly Poor
w7574

Published: Feldstein, Martin and Jeff Liebman (eds.) The Distributional Effects of Social Security Reform. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2002.

Testing Parental Altruism: Implications of a Dynamic Model
w7593
April 1998Social Security, Economic Growth, and the Rise in Independence of Elderly Widows in the 20th Century
with Kathleen McGarry, Robert F. Schoeni: w6511

Demography (2000), forthcoming.

December 1997Inter vivos Transfers and Intended Bequests
w6345

Published: Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 73, no. 3 (September 1999): 321-351.

September 1997Pensions and the Distribution of Wealth
with Kathleen McGarry, Andrew Davenport: w6171

Published:

The Predictive Validity of Subjective Probabilities of Survival
with Michael D. Hurd, Kathleen McGarry: w6193

Published:

  • as "Evaluation of the Subjective Probabilities of Survival in the Health and Retirement Study," Journal of Human Resources, 1995, Vol. 30 - Special issue on Health and Retirement Study, pp. S268-S292
  • The Economic Journal, Vol. 112, no. 482 (October 2002): 966-985 citation courtesy of

September 1995Factors Determining Participation of the Elderly in SSI
w5250

Published: Journal of Human Resources, 1996, vol. 31.

April 1995Transfer Behavior within the Family: Results from the Asset and Health Dynamics Survey
with Kathleen McGarry, Robert F. Schoeni: w5099

Published: Journals of Gerontology, Vol. 52B (May 1997): 82-92.

January 1994Transfer Behavior: Measurement and the Redistribution of Resources within the Family
with Kathleen McGarry, Robert F. Schoeni: w4607

Published: Journal of Human Resources, 1995

December 1993The Relationship Between Job Characteristics and Retirement
with Michael Hurd, Kathleen McGarry: w4558
Evaluation of Subjective Probability Distributions in the HRS
with Michael D. Hurd, Kathleen McGarry: w4560

Published: Journal of Human Resources, 1995, Volume 30

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