NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

NBER Papers in Aging


2015
w21109 Louis Kaplow
Government Policy and Labor Supply with Myopic or Targeted Savings Decisions

w21102 Timothy (Jun) Lu
Olivia S. Mitchell
Stephen P. Utkus
Jean A. Young

Borrowing from the Future: 401(k) Plan Loans and Loan Defaults

w21095 Keith Marzilli Ericson
Jawwad Noor

Delay Functions as the Foundation of Time Preference: Testing for Separable Discounted Utility

w21085 Kyle Carlson
Joshua Kim
Annamaria Lusardi
Colin F. Camerer

Bankruptcy Rates among NFL Players with Short-Lived Income Spikes

w21050 Joseph Doyle
John Graves
Jonathan Gruber

Uncovering Waste in U.S. Healthcare

w21048 Daniel Gottlieb
Olivia S. Mitchell

Narrow Framing and Long-Term Care Insurance

w21020 Jeffrey R. Brown
Joshua M. Pollet
Scott J. Weisbenner

The In-State Equity Bias of State Pension Plans

w20993 Thomas Goldring
Fabian Lange
Seth Richards-Shubik

Testing for Changes in the SES-Mortality Gradient When the Distribution of Education Changes Too

w20976 Jason Abaluck
Jonathan Gruber
Ashley Swanson

Prescription Drug Use under Medicare Part D: A Linear Model of Nonlinear Budget Sets

w20973 John Ameriks
Joseph S. Briggs
Andrew Caplin
Matthew D. Shapiro
Christopher Tonetti

Long-Term Care Utility and Late in Life Saving

w20972 John Ameriks
Andrew Caplin
Minjoon Lee
Matthew D. Shapiro
Christopher Tonetti

The Wealth of Wealthholders

w20960 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

The Great Recession, Retirement and Related Outcomes

w20949 Jeffrey R. Brown
Anne M. Farrell
Scott J. Weisbenner

Decision-Making Approaches and the Propensity to Default: Evidence and Implications

w20948 Keith M. Ericson
John Myles White
David Laibson
Jonathan D. Cohen

Money Earlier or Later? Simple Heuristics Explain Intertemporal Choices Better than Delay Discounting

w20937 Kai Yuan Kuan
Mark R. Cullen
Sepideh Modrek

Racial Disparities in Savings Behavior for a Continuously Employed Cohort

w20932 Courtney Coile
Mark Duggan
Audrey Guo

Veterans’ Labor Force Participation: What Role Does the VA’s Disability Compensation Program Play?

w20928 Raj Chetty
Behavioral Economics and Public Policy: A Pragmatic Perspective

w20920 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Age and the Trying Out of New Ideas

w20916 Courtney Coile
Disability Insurance Incentives and the Retirement Decision: Evidence from the U.S.

w20913 Fatih Guvenen
Fatih Karahan
Serdar Ozkan
Jae Song

What Do Data on Millions of U.S. Workers Reveal about Life-Cycle Earnings Risk?

w20887 Amanda E. Kowalski
What Do Longitudinal Data on Millions of Hospital Visits Tell us About The Value of Public Health Insurance as a Safety Net for the Young and Privately Insured?

w20873 Feng Huang
Li Gan

Impact of China's Urban Employee Basic Medical Insurance on Health Care Expenditure and Health Outcomes

w20835 David W. Brown
Amanda E. Kowalski
Ithai Z. Lurie

Medicaid as an Investment in Children: What is the Long-Term Impact on Tax Receipts?


2014
w20812 Keith Marzilli Ericson
Amanda Starc

Measuring Consumer Valuation of Limited Provider Networks

w20794 John F. Helliwell
Shawn Grover

How's Life at Home? New Evidence on Marriage and the Set Point for Happiness

w20793 Tabea Bucher-Koenen
Annamaria Lusardi
Rob Alessie
Maarten van Rooij

How financially literate are women? An overview and new insights

w20789 Amy Finkelstein
Matthew Gentzkow
Heidi Williams

Sources of Geographic Variation in Health Care: Evidence from Patient Migration

w20756 Robin L. Lumsdaine
Stephanie J.C. Vermeer

Retirement Timing of Women and the Role of Care Responsibilities for Grandchildren

w20745 Lee M. Lockwood
Incidental Bequests: Bequest Motives and the Choice to Self-Insure Late-Life Risks

w20740 Steven Venti
David A. Wise

The Long Reach of Education: Early Retirement

w20738 John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

Does Front-Loading Taxation Increase Savings? Evidence from Roth 401(k) Introductions

w20734 Wojciech Kopczuk
What Do We Know About Evolution of Top Wealth Shares in the United States?

w20653 Martha J. Bailey
Andrew Goodman-Bacon

The War on Poverty's Experiment in Public Medicine: Community Health Centers and the Mortality of Older Americans

w20631 Susan T. Stewart
David M. Cutler

The Contribution of Behavior Change and Public Health to Improved U.S. Population Health

w20625 Emmanuel Saez
Gabriel Zucman

Wealth Inequality in the United States since 1913: Evidence from Capitalized Income Tax Data

w20614 Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla
Tatjana Schimetschek

Will They Take the Money and Work? An Empirical Analysis of People's Willingness to Delay Claiming Social Security Benefits for a Lump Sum

w20597 Amanda E. Kowalski
The Early Impact of the Affordable Care Act State-By-State

w20584 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

The Great Recession, Decline and Rebound in Household Wealth for the Near Retirement Population

w20582 Maria Donovan Fitzpatrick
How Much Are Public School Teachers Willing to Pay for Their Retirement Benefits?

w20549 Hanming Fang
Insurance Markets for the Elderly

w20547 John Laitner
Daniel Silverman
Dmitriy Stolyarov

Annuitized Wealth and Post-Retirement Saving

w20546 Alan Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

Distributional Effects of Means Testing Social Security: An Exploratory Analysis

w20525 Alice Chen
Emily Oster
Heidi Williams

Why is Infant Mortality Higher in the US than in Europe?

w20509 Bruce Meyer
Nikolas Mittag

Misclassification in Binary Choice Models

w20496 Jonathan Zinman
Household Debt: Facts, Puzzles, Theories, and Policies

w20470 Marika Cabral
Michael Geruso
Neale Mahoney

Does Privatized Health Insurance Benefit Patients or Producers? Evidence from Medicare Advantage

w20464 Jeffrey R. Brown
James Poterba
David Richardson

Do Required Minimum Distributions Matter? The Effect of the 2009 Holiday On Retirement Plan Distributions

w20432 Charles F. Manski
Vaccine Approvals and Mandates Under Uncertainty: Some Simple Analytics

w20411 Neale Mahoney
E. Glen Weyl

Imperfect Competition in Selection Markets

w20381 Keith M Marzilli Ericson
On the Interaction of Memory and Procrastination: Implications for Reminders

w20371 Melissa A. Boyle
Joanna N. Lahey

Spousal Labor Market Effects from Government Health Insurance: Evidence from a Veterans Affairs Expansion

w20366 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Lead Exposure and Behavior: Effects on Antisocial and Risky Behavior among Children and Adolescents

w20360 Danny Yagan
Riding the Bubble? Chasing Returns into Illiquid Assets

w20359 Michael Geruso
Thomas G. McGuire

Tradeoffs in the Design of Health Plan Payment Systems: Fit, Power and Balance

w20318 Brigitte C. Madrian
Applying Insights from Behavioral Economics to Policy Design

w20306 Florian Heiss
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

The Persistence and Heterogeneity of Health among Older Americans

w20305 René Böheim
Thomas Leoni

Firms' Sickness Costs and Workers' Sickness Absences

w20298 Lorenz Kueng
Evgeny Yakovlev

How Persistent Are Consumption Habits? Micro-Evidence from Russia's Alcohol Market

w20297 David Boisclair
Annamaria Lusardi
Pierre-Carl Michaud

Financial Literacy and Retirement Planning in Canada

w20229 Annamaria Lusardi
Anya Savikhin Samek
Arie Kapteyn
Lewis Glinert
Angela Hung
Aileen Heinberg

Visual Tools and Narratives: New Ways to Improve Financial Literacy

w20226 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Heidi Williams

Paying on the Margin for Medical Care: Evidence from Breast Cancer Treatments

w20222 Jeremy D. Goldhaber-Fiebert
David M. Studdert
Monica S. Farid
Jay Bhattacharya

Will Divestment from Employment-Based Health Insurance Save Employers Money? The Case of State and Local Governments

w20203 Aileen Heinberg
Angela A. Hung
Arie Kapteyn
Annamaria Lusardi
Anya Savikhin Samek
Joanne Yoong

Five Steps to Planning Success. Experimental Evidence from U.S. Households

w20181 Christopher Afendulis
Anna Sinaiko
Richard Frank

Dominated Choices and Medicare Advantage Enrollment

w20166 Ming-Jen Lin
Elaine M. Liu

Does in utero Exposure to Illness Matter? The 1918 Influenza Epidemic in Taiwan as a Natural Experiment

w20158 Charles Yuji Horioka
Are Americans and Indians More Altruistic than the Japanese and Chinese? Evidence from a New International Survey of Bequest Plans

w20137 Robert L. Clark
Annamaria Lusardi
Olivia S. Mitchell

Financial Knowledge and 401(k) Investment Performance

w20125 Alexander L. Brown
Joanna N. Lahey

Small Victories: Creating Intrinsic Motivation in Savings and Debt Reduction

w20124 Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla
Ivonne Siegelin

Accounting and Actuarial Smoothing of Retirement Payouts in Participating Life Annuities

w20123 Per Johansson
Lisa Laun
Mårten Palme

Pathways to Retirement and the Role of Financial Incentives in Sweden

w20120 Courtney Coile
Kevin S. Milligan
David A. Wise

Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement - Introduction and Summary

w20114 Paul Bingley
Nabanita Datta Gupta
Michael Jorgensen
Peder Pedersen

Health, Disability Insurance and Retirement in Denmark

w20035 Alain Jousten
Mathieu Lefebvre
Sergio Perelman

Health Status, Disability and Retirement Incentives in Belgium

w20030 Luc Behaghel
Didier Blanchet
Muriel Roger

Retirement, Early Retirement and Disability: Explaining Labor Force Participation after 55 in France

w19956 Jason Abaluck
Leila Agha
Christopher Kabrhel
Ali Raja
Arjun Venkatesh

Negative Tests and the Efficiency of Medical Care: What Determines Heterogeneity in Imaging Behavior?

w19930 James M. Poterba
Retirement Security in an Aging Society

w19913 Pilar García-Gómez
Sergi Jiménez-Martín
Judit Vall Castelló

Financial Incentives, Health and Retirement in Spain

w19907 James Banks
Carl Emmerson
Gemma C. Tetlow

Effect of Pensions and Disability Benefits on Retirement in the UK

w19902 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

The Role of Health in Retirement

w19889 Hendrik Juerges
Lars Thiel
Tabea Bucher-Koenen
Johannes Rausch
Morten Schuth
Axel Boersch-Supan

Health, Financial Incentives, and Early Retirement: Micro-Simulation Evidence for Germany

w19885 Zhiguo He
Arvind Krishnamurthy

A Macroeconomic Framework for Quantifying Systemic Risk

w19835 Florian Scheuer
Kent Smetters

Could a Website Really Have Doomed the Health Exchanges? Multiple Equilibria, Initial Conditions and the Construction of the Fine

w19856 Isaac Ehrlich
Yong Yin

Equilibrium Health Spending and Population Aging in a Model of Endogenous Growth - Will the GDP Share of Health Spending Keep Rising?

w19793 Timothy J. Moore
The Employment Effect of Terminating Disability Benefits

w19789 Liana Fox
Irwin Garfinkel
Neeraj Kaushal
Jane Waldfogel
Christopher Wimer

Waging War on Poverty: Historical Trends in Poverty Using the Supplemental Poverty Measure

w19787 Marika Cabral
Neale Mahoney

Externalities and Taxation of Supplemental Insurance: A Study of Medicare and Medigap

w19779 Byron Lutz
Louise Sheiner

The Fiscal Stress Arising from State and Local Retiree Health Obligations


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