NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation



Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation
Jonathan Gruber and David A. Wise, editors

The University of Chicago Press, 2004
Cloth: $99.00
741 pages
ISBN: 0-226-31018-3 (cloth)

Table of Contents:

    Introduction and Summary, (pages 1-40)
    Jonathan Gruber and David A. Wise

    1. Micro-Modeling of Retirement in Belgium, (pages 41-98)
    Arnaud Dellis, Raphaël Desmet, Alain Jousten and Sergio Perelman

    2. Income Security Programs and Retirement in Canada, (pages 99-152)
    Michael Baker, Jonathan Gruber and Kevin Milligan

    3. The Impact of Incentives on Retirement in Denmark, (pages 153-234)
    Paul Bingley, Nabanita Datta Gupta and Peder J. Pedersen

    4. Estimating Models of Retirement Behavior on French Data, (pages 235-284)
    Ronan Mahieu and Didier Blanchet

    5. Micro-Modeling of Retirement Decisions in Germany, (pages 285-343)
    Axel Börsch-Supan, Reinhold Schnabel, Simone Kohnz and Giovanni Mastrobuoni

    6. Micro-Modeling of Retirement Behavior in Italy, (pages 345-398)
    Agar Brugiavini and Franco Peracchi

    7. Social Security and Retirement in Japan: An Evaluation Using Micro-Data, (pages 399-460)
    Takashi Oshio and Akiko Sato Oishi

    8. Incentives and Exit Routes to Retirement in the Netherlands, (pages 461-498)
    Klaas de Vos and Arie Kapteyn

    9. Micro-Modeling of Retirement Behavior in Spain, (pages 499-578)
    Michele Boldrin, Sergi Jiménez-Martín and Franco Peracchi

    10. Income Security Programs and Retirement in Sweden, (pages 579-641)
    Mårten Palme and Ingemar Svensson

    11. Pension Incentives and the Pattern of Retirement in the United Kingdom, (pages 643-689)
    Richard Blundell, Costas Meghir and Sarah Smith

    12. The Effect of Social Security on Retirement in the United States, (pages 691-729)
    Courtney Coile and Jonathan Gruber


 
Publications
Activities
Meetings
Data
People
About

Support
National Bureau of Economic Research, 1050 Massachusetts Ave., Cambridge, MA 02138; 617-868-3900; email: info@nber.org

Contact Us