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2018
w25328 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Long-run Impact of New Medical Ideas on Cancer Survival and Mortality
w25330 Maryaline Catillon
David Cutler
Thomas Getzen

Two Hundred Years of Health and Medical Care: The Importance of Medical Care for Life Expectancy Gains
w25338 Nicole Maestas
Kathleen J. Mullen
Alexander Strand

The Effect of Economic Conditions on the Disability Insurance Program: Evidence from the Great Recession
w25343 Nino Abashidze
Robert L. Clark
Beth Ritter
David Vanderweide

Annuity Pricing in Public Pension Plans: Importance of Interest Rates
w25320 Christopher J. Ruhm
Shackling the Identification Police?
w25299 Maria D. Fitzpatrick
Pension Reform and Return to Work Policies
w25261 James Banks
Carl Emmerson

A Lifetime of Changes: State Pensions and Work Incentives at Older Ages in the UK, 1948-2018
w25280 Axel H. Börsch-Supan
Courtney Coile

Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Reforms and Retirement Incentives - Introduction and Summary
w25281 Courtney Coile
The Evolution of Retirement Incentives in the U.S.
w25250 Klaas de Vos
Arie Kapteyn
Adriaan Kalwij

Social Security Programs and Employment at Older Ages in the Netherlands
w25233 David Cutler
Kaushik Ghosh
Irina Bondarenko
Kassandra Messer
Trivellore Raghunathan
Susan Stewart
Allison B. Rosen

Attributing Medical Spending to Conditions: A Comparison of Methods
w25238 Axel H. Börsch-Supan
Tabea Bucher-Koenen
Michael D. Hurd
Susann Rohwedder

Saving Regret
w25243 Takashi Oshio
Akiko S. Oishi
Satoshi Shimizutani

Social Security Programs and the Elderly Employment in Japan
w25244 Katherine Baicker
Amy Finkelstein

The Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Voter Participation: Evidence from the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment
w25229 Péter Hudomiet
Michael D. Hurd
Susann Rohwedder
Robert J. Willis

The Effect of Physical and Cognitive Decline at Older Ages on Job Mismatch and Retirement
w25200 Daniel J. Benjamin
Errors in Probabilistic Reasoning and Judgment Biases
w25178 Martin B. Hackmann
R. Vincent Pohl

Patient vs. Provider Incentives in Long Term Care
w25142 Axel Börsch-Supan
Tabea Bucher-Koenen
Felizia Hanemann

Early Determinants of Work Disability in an International Perspective
w25161 Ori Heffetz
Expenditure Visibility and Consumer Behavior: New Evidence
w25121 John F. Helliwell
Max B. Norton
Haifang Huang
Shun Wang

Happiness at Different Ages: The Social Context Matters
w25124 Andreas Kuhn
Stefan Staubli
Jean-Philippe Wuellrich
Josef Zweimüller

Fatal Attraction? Extended Unemployment Benefits, Labor Force Exits, and Mortality
w25129 Robert L. Clark
Robert G. Hammond
David Vanderweide

Navigating Complex Financial Decisions at Retirement: Evidence from Annuity Choices in Public Sector Pensions
w25133 Vanya Horneff
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

How Will Persistent Low Expected Returns Shape Household Economic Behavior?
w25108 Maarten Meeuwis
Jonathan A. Parker
Antoinette Schoar
Duncan I. Simester

Belief Disagreement and Portfolio Choice
w25114 Nicholas W. Papageorge
Kevin Thom

Genes, Education, and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study
w25067 Suzanne B. Shu
Robert Zeithammer
John W. Payne

The Pivotal Role of Fairness: Which Consumers Like Annuities?
w25088 Hanming Fang
Jin Feng

The Chinese Pension System
w25030 Pierre-Carl Michaud
Arthur van Soest
Luc Bissonnette

Understanding Joint Retirement
w25041 Yi Chen
Hanming Fang

The Long-Term Consequences of Having Fewer Children in Old Age: Evidence from China's "Later, Longer, Fewer" Campaign
w25049 Amanda E. Kowalski
Behavior within a Clinical Trial and Implications for Mammography Guidelines
w25055 Daniel Bauer
Darius Lakdawalla
Julian Reif

Mortality Risk, Insurance, and the Value of Life
w25056 Nikolai Roussanov
Hongxun Ruan
Yanhao Wei

Marketing Mutual Funds
w25003 Joseph F. Quinn
Kevin E. Cahill
Michael D. Giandrea

Transitions From Career Employment Among Public- and Private-Sector Workers
w25006 Barton H. Hamilton
Nicholas W. Papageorge
Nidhi Pande

The Right Stuff? Personality and Entrepreneurship
w24959 Mariana Carrera
Heather Royer
Mark F. Stehr
Justin R. Sydnor
Dmitry Taubinsky

The Limits of Simple Implementation Intentions: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Making Plans to Exercise
w24970 Kelly C. Bishop
Jonathan D. Ketcham
Nicolai V. Kuminoff

Hazed and Confused: The Effect of Air Pollution on Dementia
w24946 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Neale Mahoney

Long-Term Care Hospitals: A Case Study in Waste
w24928 Stephen G. Dimmock
Roy Kouwenberg
Olivia S. Mitchell
Kim Peijnenburg

Household Portfolio Underdiversification and Probability Weighting: Evidence from the Field
w24929 Kevin Milligan
Tammy Schirle

The Evolution of Longevity: Evidence from Canada
w24935 Johan Almenberg
Annamaria Lusardi
Jenny Säve-Söderbergh
Roine Vestman

Attitudes Toward Debt and Debt Behavior
w24860 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Does the NIH Fund Edge Science?
w24874 Kevin S. Milligan
Tammy Schirle

The Labor Force Participation of Older Men in Canada:
w24846 Michael D. Frakes
Jonathan Gruber

Defensive Medicine: Evidence from Military Immunity
w24854 John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

Behavioral Household Finance
w24803 Marguerite DeLiema
Martha Deevy
Annamaria Lusardi
Olivia S. Mitchell

Financial Fraud among Older Americans: Evidence and Implications
w24805 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Chandler McClellan
Michael F. Pesko
Daniel Polsky

Reimbursement Rates for Primary Care Services: Evidence of Spillover Effects to Behavioral Health
w24820 Jorge F. Balat
Nicholas W. Papageorge
Shaiza Qayyum

Positively Aware? Conflicting Expert Reviews and Demand for Medical Treatment
w24822 Tatyana Deryugina
David Molitor

Does When You Die Depend on Where You Live? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina
w24828 B. Douglas Bernheim
Dmitry Taubinsky

Behavioral Public Economics
w24830 Philippe Ruh
Stefan Staubli

Financial Incentives and Earnings of Disability Insurance Recipients: Evidence from a Notch Design
w24775 Nikhil Agarwal
Itai Ashlagi
Eduardo Azevedo
Clayton R. Featherstone
Ömer Karaduman

Market Failure in Kidney Exchange
w24759 Joyce Manchester
Cross-State Variation in Health Care Utilization of SSDI Beneficiaries: Evidence from Medicare Claims
w24721 Ori Heffetz
Are Reference Points Merely Lagged Beliefs Over Probabilities?
w24725 Brian Beach
Joseph P. Ferrie
Martin H. Saavedra

Fetal Shock or Selection? The 1918 Influenza Pandemic and Human Capital Development
w24669 Alain Jousten
Mathieu Lefebvre

Older Men's Labor Force Participation in Belgium
w24667 Erik Lindqvist
Robert Östling
David Cesarini

Long-run Effects of Lottery Wealth on Psychological Well-being
w24636 Adriaan Kalwij
Arie Kapteyn
Klaas de Vos

Why are People Working Longer in the Netherlands?
w24637 Pilar García-Gómez
Sergi Jimenez-Martin
Judit Vall Castelló

Trends in Labor Force Participation of Older Workers in Spain
w24642 Daniel Barth
Nicholas W. Papageorge
Kevin Thom

Genetic Endowments and Wealth Inequality
w24647 Amanda E. Kowalski
Extrapolation using Selection and Moral Hazard Heterogeneity from within the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment
w24652 Amy Finkelstein
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Take-up and Targeting: Experimental Evidence from SNAP
w24606 James Banks
Carl Emmerson
Gemma Tetlow

Long-run Trends in the Economic Activity of Older People in the UK
w24609 Gary V. Engelhardt
Jonathan Gruber
Anil Kumar

Early Social Security Claiming and Old-Age Poverty: Evidence from the Introduction of the Social Security Early Eligibility Age
w24614 Takashi Oshio
Emiko Usui
Satoshi Shimizutani

Labor Force Participation of the Elderly in Japan
w24621 Melvin Stephens Jr.
Desmond Toohey

Changes in Nutrient Intake at Retirement
w24623 Janet Currie
Hannes Schwandt
Josselin Thuilliez

Pauvreté, Egalité, Mortalité: Mortality (In)Equality in France and the United States
w24584 Courtney Coile
Kevin S. Milligan
David A. Wise

Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Working Longer - Introduction and Summary
w24593 Lisa Laun
Mårten Palme

The Recent Rise of Labor Force Participation of Older Workers in Sweden
w24595 Joshua L. Krieger
Danielle Li
Dimitris Papanikolaou

Developing Novel Drugs
w24567 Bruce D. Meyer
Derek Wu

The Poverty Reduction of Social Security and Means-Tested Transfers
w24576 Courtney Coile
Working Longer in the U.S.: Trends and Explanations
w24577 Barton H. Hamilton
Andrés Hincapié
Robert A. Miller
Nicholas W. Papageorge

Innovation and Diffusion of Medical Treatment
w24559 Pamela Giustinelli
Charles F. Manski
Francesca Molinari

Tail and Center Rounding of Probabilistic Expectations in the Health and Retirement Study
w24536 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of New Drug Launches on Life-Years Lost in 2015 from 19 Types of Cancer in 36 Countries
w24470 Nathaniel Hendren
Measuring Ex-Ante Welfare in Insurance Markets
w24429 Nicole Maestas
The Return to Work and Women's Employment Decisions
w24445 Jonathan Gruber
Thomas P. Hoe
George Stoye

Saving Lives by Tying Hands: The Unexpected Effects of Constraining Health Care Providers
w24405 Arna Olafsson
Michaela Pagel

The Retirement-Consumption Puzzle: New Evidence from Personal Finances
w24421 Daron Acemoglu
Pascual Restrepo

Demographics and Automation
w24369 Angus Deaton
What do Self-Reports of Wellbeing Say about Life-Cycle Theory and Policy?
w24324 Ran Abramitzky
Roy Mill
Santiago Pérez

Linking Individuals Across Historical Sources: a Fully Automated Approach
w24289 Joseph P. Newhouse
Mary Beth Landrum
Mary Price
J. Michael McWilliams
John Hsu
Thomas McGuire

The Comparative Advantage of Medicare Advantage
w24294 Axel H. Börsch-Supan
Klaus Härtl
Duarte N. Leite

Earnings Test, Non-actuarial Adjustments and Flexible Retirement
w24311 Vanya Horneff
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

How Persistent Low Expected Returns Alter Optimal Life Cycle Saving, Investment, and Retirement Behavior
w24267 Ethan M.J. Lieber
Lee M. Lockwood

Targeting with In-kind Transfers: Evidence from Medicaid Home Care
w24226 Gila Bronshtein
Jason Scott
John B. Shoven
Sita N. Slavov

The Power of Working Longer
w24232 Victor Chernozhukov
Iván Fernández-Val
Sukjin Han
Amanda Kowalski

Censored Quantile Instrumental Variable Estimation with Stata
2017
w24127 Maria D. Fitzpatrick
Timothy J. Moore

The Mortality Effects of Retirement: Evidence from Social Security Eligibility at Age 62
w24133 Martin B. Hackmann
Incentivizing Better Quality of Care: The Role of Medicaid and Competition in the Nursing Home Industry
w24096 Xavier Gabaix
Behavioral Inattention
w24101 Jeffrey R. Brown
Arie Kapteyn
Erzo F.P. Luttmer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Anya Samek

Behavioral Impediments to Valuing Annuities: Evidence on the Effects of Complexity and Choice Bracketing
w24109 Lea Cassar
Stephan Meier

Intentions for Doing Good Matter for Doing Well: The (Negative) Signaling Value of Prosocial Incentives
w24065 Xi Chen
Lipeng Hu
Jody L. Sindelar

Leaving Money on the Table? Suboptimal Enrollment in the New Social Pension Program in China
w24044 Axel Börsch-Supan
Irene Ferrari

Old-age Labor Force Participation in Germany: What Explains the Trend Reversal among Older Men? And What the Steady Increase among Women?
w24055 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein

Moral Hazard in Health Insurance: What We Know and How We Know It
w24042 Itzik Fadlon
Torben Heien Nielsen

Family Health Behaviors
w24035 Amitabh Chandra
Douglas O. Staiger

Identifying Sources of Inefficiency in Health Care
w24003 Alberto Abadie
Susan Athey
Guido W. Imbens
Jeffrey Wooldridge

When Should You Adjust Standard Errors for Clustering?
w24008 John Ameriks
Joseph S. Briggs
Andrew Caplin
Minjoon Lee
Matthew D. Shapiro
Christopher Tonetti

Older Americans Would Work Longer If Jobs Were Flexible
w24019 Martha Bailey
Connor Cole
Morgan Henderson
Catherine Massey

How Well Do Automated Methods Perform in Historical Samples? Evidence from New Ground Truth
w23927 Daniel J. Benjamin
Don A. Moore
Matthew Rabin

Biased Beliefs About Random Samples: Evidence from Two Integrated Experiments
w23918 Martin Boyer
Philippe De Donder
Claude Fluet
Marie-Louise Leroux
Pierre-Carl Michaud

Long-Term Care Insurance: Knowledge Barriers, Risk Perception and Adverse Selection
w23876 Michael Geruso
Timothy Layton

Selection in Health Insurance Markets and Its Policy Remedies
w23839 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

Longitudinal Determinants of End-of-Life Wealth Inequality
w23862 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Keshar M. Ghimire
Lauren Hersch Nicholas

The Effect of State Medical Marijuana Laws on Social Security Disability Insurance and Workers' Compensation Claiming
w23765 Keith Marzilli Ericson
Kimberley Geissler
Benjamin Lubin

The Impact of Partial-Year Enrollment on the Accuracy of Risk Adjustment Systems: A Framework and Evidence
w23781 Joan Costa Font
Richard Frank
Katherine Swartz

Access to Long-Term Care After a Wealth Shock: Evidence from the Housing Bubble and Burst
w23785 Francesco D’Acunto
Marcel Prokopczuk
Michael Weber

Historical Antisemitism, Ethnic Specialization, and Financial Development
w23760 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Benjamin L. Cook
Nicholas Carson
Michael F. Pesko

Public Insurance and Psychotropic Prescription Medications for Mental Illness
w23729 John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov
David A. Wise

Social Security Claiming Decisions: Survey Evidence
w23679 Robert L. Clark
Robert G. Hammond
Melinda Sandler Morrill
Christelle Khalaf

Nudging Retirement Savings: A Field Experiment on Supplemental Plans
w23718 Amy Finkelstein
Neale Mahoney
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

What Does (Formal) Health Insurance Do, and For Whom?
w23719 John Cawley
Euna Han
Jiyoon (June) Kim
Edward C. Norton

Testing for Peer Effects Using Genetic Data
w23648 Frank N. Caliendo
Aspen Gorry
Sita Slavov

Survival Ambiguity and Welfare
w23664 Annamaria Lusardi
Olivia S. Mitchell
Noemi Oggero

Debt and Financial Vulnerability on the Verge of Retirement
w23625 Victor Stango
Joanne Yoong
Jonathan Zinman

Quicksand or Bedrock for Behavioral Economics? Assessing Foundational Empirical Questions
w23600 Jonathan Gruber
Amalie Jensen
Henrik Kleven

Do People Respond to the Mortage Interest Deduction? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Denmark
w23601 David E. Bloom
Simiao Chen
Michael Kuhn
Mark E. McGovern
Les Oxley
Klaus Prettner

The Economic Burden of Chronic Diseases: Estimates and Projections for China, Japan, and South Korea
w23607 Mark Duggan
Gopi Shah Goda
Emilie Jackson

The Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Insurance Coverage and Labor Market Outcomes
w23620 Itzik Fadlon
David Laibson

Paternalism and Pseudo-Rationality
w23551 Shanthi Ramnath
John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

Pathways to Retirement through Self-Employment
w23564 Victor Chernozhukov
Denis Chetverikov
Mert Demirer
Esther Duflo
Christian Hansen
Whitney Newey
James Robins

Double/Debiased Machine Learning for Treatment and Structural Parameters
w23566 Jason Abaluck
Abi Adams

What Do Consumers Consider Before They Choose? Identification from Asymmetric Demand Responses
w23514 Michael Baker
Janet Currie
Hannes Schwandt

Mortality Inequality in Canada and the U.S.: Divergent or Convergent Trends?
w23517 Inas Rashad Kelly
The Shock of Falling Among Older Americans
w23501 Robert L. Clark
Robert G. Hammond
Christelle Khalaf
Melinda Sandler Morrill

Planning for Retirement? The Importance of Time Preferences
w23506 Sita Slavov
Devon Gorry
Aspen Gorry
Frank N. Caliendo

Social Security and Saving: An Update
w23466 David Autor
Andreas Ravndal Kostol
Magne Mogstad
Bradley Setzler

Disability Benefits, Consumption Insurance, and Household Labor Supply
w23472 Manasi Deshpande
Yue Li

Who Is Screened Out? Application Costs and the Targeting of Disability Programs
w23389 Juan Carlos Conesa
Daniela Costa
Parisa Kamali
Timothy J. Kehoe
Vegard M. Nygard
Gajendran Raveendranathan
Akshar Saxena

Macroeconomic Effects of Medicare
w23362 Alexander M. Gelber
Damon Jones
Daniel W. Sacks
Jae Song

Using Non-Linear Budget Sets to Estimate Extensive Margin Responses: Method and Evidence from the Social Security Earnings Test
w23371 Fatih Guvenen
Greg Kaplan
Jae Song
Justin Weidner

Lifetime Incomes in the United States over Six Decades
w23334 John Cawley
Damien de Walque
Daniel Grossman

The Effect of Stress on Later-Life Health: Evidence from the Vietnam Draft
w23329 Alan J. Auerbach
Kerwin K. Charles
Courtney C. Coile
William Gale
Dana Goldman
Ronald Lee
Charles M. Lucas
Peter R. Orszag
Louise M. Sheiner
Bryan Tysinger
David N. Weil
Justin Wolfers
Rebeca Wong

How the Growing Gap in Life Expectancy May Affect Retirement Benefits and Reforms
w23307 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

The Long Reach of Education: Health, Wealth, and DI Participation
w23290 Allison B. Rosen
Kaushik Ghosh
Emily S. Pape
Marcelo Coca Perraillon
Irina Bondarenko
Kassandra L. Messer
Trivellore Raghunathan
Susan T. Stewart
David M. Cutler

Strengthening National Data to Better Measure What We Are Buying in Health Care: Reconciling National Health Expenditures with Detailed Survey Data
w23244 Timm Bönke
Markus Grabka
Carsten Schröder
Edward N. Wolff

A Head-to-Head Comparison of Augmented Wealth in Germany and the United States
w23254 Xavier Gabaix
David Laibson

Myopia and Discounting
w23262 Robert L. Clark
Robert G. Hammond
Melinda S. Morrill
David Vanderweide

Annuity Options in Public Pension Plans: The Curious Case of Social Security Leveling
w23236 George J. Borjas
The Earnings of Undocumented Immigrants
w23174 Benjamin U. Friedrich
Martin B. Hackmann

The Returns to Nursing: Evidence from a Parental Leave Program
w23139 David Slusky
Donna Ginther

Did Medicaid Expansion Reduce Medical Divorce?
w23166 Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.
John A. Graves
Jonathan Gruber

Evaluating Measures of Hospital Quality
w23090 Vilsa Curto
Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Jonathan D. Levin
Jay Bhattacharya

Healthcare Spending and Utilization in Public and Private Medicare
w23100 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Neale Mahoney

Provider Incentives and Healthcare Costs: Evidence from Long-Term Care Hospitals
w23111 Daniel J. Benjamin
Kristen Cooper
Ori Heffetz
Miles S. Kimball

Challenges in Constructing a Survey-Based Well-Being Index
w23068 Margaret Kyle
Heidi L. Williams

Is American Health Care Uniquely Inefficient? Evidence from Prescription Drugs
w23073 Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla
Tatjana Schimetschek

Optimal Social Security Claiming Behavior under Lump Sum Incentives: Theory and Evidence
w23078 Leila Agha
Brigham Frandsen
James B. Rebitzer

Fragmented Division of Labor and Healthcare Costs: Evidence from Moves Across Regions
w23085 Benjamin B. Lockwood
Dmitry Taubinsky

Regressive Sin Taxes
w23057 Victor Stango
Joanne Yoong
Jonathan Zinman

The Quest for Parsimony in Behavioral Economics: New Methods and Evidence on Three Fronts

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