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NBER Working Papers by Michael D. Hurd

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April 2012Stock Price Expectations and Stock Trading
with Susann Rohwedder: w17973
Measuring Total Household Spending in a Monthly Internet Survey: Evidence from the American Life Panel
with Susann Rohwedder: w17974

Forthcoming: Measuring Total Household Spending in a Monthly Internet Survey: Evidence from the American Life Panel, Michael D. Hurd, Susann Rohwedder. in Improving the Measurement of Consumer Expenditures, Carroll, Crossley, and Sabelhaus. 2014

July 2011Economic Preparation for Retirement
with Susann Rohwedder: w17203

Published: Economic Preparation for Retirement, Michael D. Hurd, Susann Rohwedder. in Investigations in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2012

October 2010Stock Market Expectations of Dutch Households
with Maarten van Rooij, Joachim Winter: w16464

Published: Michael Hurd & Maarten Van Rooij & Joachim Winter, 2011. "Stock market expectations of Dutch households," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 26(3), pages 416-436, 04. citation courtesy of

September 2010Effects of the Financial Crisis and Great Recession on American Households
with Susann Rohwedder: w16407
April 2008The Retirement Consumption Puzzle: Actual Spending Change in Panel Data
with Susann Rohwedder: w13929
November 2006Economic Well-Being at Older Ages: Income- and Consumption-Based Poverty Measures in the HRS
with Susann Rohwedder: w12680
February 2006Some Answers to the Retirement-Consumption Puzzle
with Susann Rohwedder: w12057
November 2004Increases in Wealth among the Elderly in the Early 1990s: How Much is Due to Survey Design?
with Susann Rohwedder, Steven J. Haider: w10862

Published: Susann Rohwedder & Steven J. Haider & Michael D. Hurd, 2006. "INCREASES IN WEALTH AMONG THE ELDERLY IN THE EARLY 1990s: HOW MUCH IS DUE TO SURVEY DESIGN?," Review of Income and Wealth, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 52(4), pages 509-524, December. citation courtesy of

September 2004Subjective Mortality Risk and Bequests
with Li Gan, Guan Gong, Daniel McFadden: w10789
May 2004Models for Anchoring and Acquiescence Bias in Consumption Data
with Arthur van Soest: w10461
A Test for Anchoring and Yea-Saying in Experimental Consumption Data
with Arthur van Soest: w10462

Published: van Soest, Arthur & Hurd, Michael, 2008. "A Test for Anchoring and Yea-Saying in Experimental Consumption Data," Journal of the American Statistical Association, American Statistical Association, vol. 103, pages 126-136, March. citation courtesy of

August 2003Healthy, Wealthy, and Knowing Where to Live: Predicted Trajectories of Health, Wealth and Living Arrangements Among the Oldest Old
with Florian Heiss, Axel Borsch-Supan: w9897
March 2003The Retirement-Consumption Puzzle: Anticipated and Actual Declines in Spending at Retirement
with Susann Rohwedder: w9586
February 2003Individual Subjective Survival Curves
with Li Gan, Daniel McFadden: w9480

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September 2002The Effects of Subjective Survival on Retirement and Social Security Claiming
with James P. Smith, Julie M. Zissimopoulos: w9140

Published: Hurd, Michael D., James P. Smith and Julie M. Zissimopoulos. "The Effects Of Subjective Survival On Retirement And Social Security Claiming," Journal of Applied Econometrics, 2004, v19(6,Spec), 761-775. citation courtesy of

Expected Bequests and Their Distribution
with James P. Smith: w9142
December 1999Predictors of Mortality Among the Elderly
with Daniel McFadden, Angela Merrill: w7440

Published: Predictors of Mortality among the Elderly, Michael D. Hurd, Daniel McFadden, Angela Merrill. in Themes in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2001

October 1999Anticipated and Actual Bequests
with James P. Smith: w7380

Published: Anticipated and Actual Bequests , Michael D. Hurd, James P. Smith. in Themes in the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2001

March 1999Mortality Risk and Consumption by Couples
w7048

Published: Published as "Mortality Risk and Bequests", Econometrica, Vol. 57, no. 4(1989): 779-814.

February 1998Anchoring Effects in the HRS: Experimental and Nonexperimental Evidence
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September 1997The Predictive Validity of Subjective Probabilities of Survival
with Kathleen McGarry: w6193

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  • 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

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

Published: Journal of Human Resources, 1995, Volume 30

The Effects of Demographic Trends on Consumption, Saving and Government Expenditures in the U.S.
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September 1993The Effect of Labor Market Rigidities on the Labor Force Behavior of Older Workers
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September 1991Changing Social Security Survivorship Benefits and the Poverty of Widows
with David A. Wise: w3843

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October 1990Wealth Depletion and Life Cycle Consumption by the Elderly
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June 1989Issues and Results from Research on the Elderly I: Economic Status (Part I of III Parts)
w3018

Published: "Research on the Elderly: Economic Status, Retirement, and Consumption and Saving." From Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. XXVIII, No. 2, pp. 565-637, (June 1990).

December 1988The Joint Retirement Decision of Husbands and Wives
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October 1987The Marginal Value of Social Security
w2411

Published: (With Michael J. Boskin) Published as "The Effect of Social Security on Retirement in the Early 1970's", Quarterly Journal of Economics, Vol. 99,no. 4 (1984): 767-790.

The Importance of Gifts and Inheritances Among the Affluent
with B. Gabriela Mundaca: w2415

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July 1987The Wealth and Poverty of Widows: Assets Before and After the Husband's Death
with David A. Wise: w2325

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The Poverty of Widows: Future Prospects
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February 1986Inflation Vulnerability, Income, and Wealth of the Elderly, 1969-1979
with John B. Shoven: r0680

Published: Hurd, Michael D. and John B. Shoven. "Inflation Vulnerability, Income, and Wealth of the Elderly, 1969-1979." Horizontal Equity, Uncertainty, and Economic Well-Being, ed. by Martin David and Timothy Smeeding, pp. 125-172. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1985.

1986Savings and Bequests
w1826

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  • NOTE: WP1826 is also the basis for reprint 905 (08/01/87), "Saving of the Elderly and Desired Bequests." From The American Economic Review, Vol. 77, No. 3, pp. 298-312, (June 1987).
  • "Mortality Risk and Bequests." From Econometrica, Vol. 57, No. 4, pp. 779- 813, (July 1989).

June 1983The Distributional Impact of Social Security
with John B. Shoven: w1155

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July 1982Are Inflation Rates Different for the Elderly?
with Michael J. Boskin: w0943

Published: Boskin, Michael J. and Michael D. Hurd. "Indexing Social Security Benefits: A Separate Price Index for the Elderly?" Public Finance Quarterly, Vol. 1 3, No. 4, Oct. 1985, pp. 436-449.

June 1982The Economic Status of the Elderly
with John B. Shoven: w0914

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April 1981The Effect of Social Security on Retirement in the Early 1970s
with Michael J. Boskin: w0659

Published: Hurd, Michael D. and Michael J. Boskin. "The Effect of Social Security on Retirement in the Early 1970s." Quarterly Journal of Economics, (November 1984), pp. 767-790. citation courtesy of

1978Estimating the Family Labor Supply Functions Derived from the Stone-Geary Utility Function
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September 1977The Effect of Social Security on Early Retirement
with Michael J. Boskin: w0204

Published: Boskin, Michael J. and Hurd, Michael D. "The Effect of Social Security on Early Retirement." Journal of Public Economics, Vol. 10, (1978), pp. 361-377 . citation courtesy of

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