NBER Papers in Aging

w22738 Claudia Olivetti
Dana E. Rotz

Changes in Marriage and Divorce as Drivers of Employment and Retirement of Older Women

w22732 Jonathan D. Ketcham
Nicolai V. Kuminoff
Christopher A. Powers

Estimating the Heterogeneous Welfare Effects of Choice Architecture: An Application to the Medicare Prescription Drug Insurance Market

w22726 John Ameriks
Joseph Briggs
Andrew Caplin
Matthew D. Shapiro
Christopher Tonetti

Late-in-Life Risks and the Under-Insurance Puzzle

w22717 Vanya Horneff
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

Putting the Pension Back in 401(k) Plans: Optimal versus Default Longevity Income Annuities

w22698 Maria D. Fitzpatrick
Teaching, Teachers Pensions and Retirement across Recent Cohorts of College Graduate Women

w22690 David M. Cutler
Wei Huang
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Economic Conditions and Mortality: Evidence from 200 Years of Data

w22687 Yoko Niimi
Charles Yuji Horioka

The Impact of Intergenerational Transfers on Household Wealth Inequality in Japan and the United States

w22684 Mathias Dolls
Philipp Doerrenberg
Andreas Peichl
Holger Stichnoth

Do Savings Increase in Response to Salient Information about Retirement and Expected Pensions?

w22680 Joanna Lahey
Understanding why black women are not working longer

w22669 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Atul Gupta

Is American Pet Health Care (Also) Uniquely Inefficient?

w22634 Assaf Hamdani
Eugene Kandel
Yevgeny Mugerman
Yishay Yafeh

Incentive Fees and Competition in Pension Funds: Evidence from a Regulatory Experiment

w22609 Frank N. Caliendo
Maria Casanova
Aspen Gorry
Sita Slavov

The Welfare Cost of Retirement Uncertainty

w22606 Annamaria Lusardi
Olivia S. Mitchell

Older Women’s Labor Market Attachment, Retirement Planning, and Household Debt

w22595 Angus Deaton
Nancy Cartwright

Understanding and Misunderstanding Randomized Controlled Trials

w22583 Marika Cabral
Mark R. Cullen

Estimating the Value of Public Insurance Using Complementary Private Insurance

w22561 Dayanand S. Manoli
Andrea Weber

The Effects of the Early Retirement Age on Retirement Decisions

w22530 Stefan Pichler
Nicolas R. Ziebarth

The Pros and Cons of Sick Pay Schemes: Testing for Contagious Presenteeism and Noncontagious Absenteeism Behavior

w22515 Momotazur Rahman
Edward C. Norton
David C. Grabowski

Do Hospital-Owned Skilled Nursing Facilities Provide Better Post-Acute Care Quality?

w22513 James Banks
Richard Blundell
Peter Levell
James P. Smith

Life-Cycle Consumption Patterns at Older Ages in the US and the UK: Can Medical Expenditures Explain the Difference?

w22497 Dora L. Costa
Heather DeSomer
Eric Hanss
Christopher Roudiez
Sven E. Wilson
Noelle Yetter

Union Army Veterans, All Grown Up

w22455 Jonathan D. Cohen
Keith Marzilli Ericson
David Laibson
John Myles White

Measuring Time Preferences

w22452 Nicole Maestas
Kathleen J. Mullen
David Powell

The Effect of Population Aging on Economic Growth, the Labor Force and Productivity

w22445 Claudia Goldin
How Japan and the US Can Reduce the Stress of Aging

w22440 Michael Geruso
Demand Heterogeneity in Insurance Markets: Implications for Equity and Efficiency

w22438 David Huffman
Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell

Time Discounting and Economic Decision-making Among the Elderly

w22424 Alan Gustman
Thomas Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

Distributional Effects of Means Testing Social Security: Income Versus Wealth

w22419 Kathleen Mullen
Stefan Staubli

Disability Benefit Generosity and Labor Force Withdrawal

w22397 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn
Christopher Roudiez
Sven Wilson

Persistent Social Networks: Civil War Veterans who Fought Together Co-Locate in Later Life

w22376 Marius Brülhart
Jonathan Gruber
Matthias Krapf
Kurt Schmidheiny

Taxing Wealth: Evidence from Switzerland

w22369 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Paul Schrimpf

Bunching at The Kink: Implications for Spending Responses to Health Insurance Contracts

w22363 Amanda E. Kowalski
Doing More When You're Running LATE: Applying Marginal Treatment Effect Methods to Examine Treatment Effect Heterogeneity in Experiments

w22348 Lauren L. Schmitz
Dalton Conley

The Impact of Late-Career Job Loss and Genotype on Body Mass Index

w22338 Kurt Lavetti
Kosali Simon

Strategic Formulary Design in Medicare Part D Plans

w22333 Ori Heffetz
Daniel B. Reeves

Difficulty to Reach Respondents and Nonresponse Bias: Evidence from Large Government Surveys

w22321 Jeffrey Brinkman
Daniele Coen-Pirani
Holger Sieg

The Political Economy of Underfunded Municipal Pension Plans

w22318 Olesya Fomenko
Jonathan Gruber

Claims-Shifting: The Problem of Parallel Reimbursement Regimes

w22317 Jessica Y. Ho
Elizabeth Frankenberg
Cecep Sumantri
Duncan Thomas

Adult Mortality Five Years after a Natural Disaster: Evidence from the Indian Ocean Tsunami

w22310 Ronald Lee
Macroeconomics, Aging and Growth

w22306 Michael Chernew
David M. Cutler
Kaushik Ghosh
Mary Beth Landrum

Understanding the Improvement in Disability Free Life Expectancy In the U.S. Elderly Population

w22277 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Maria Polyakova

Private Provision of Social Insurance: Drug-specific Price Elasticities and Cost Sharing in Medicare Part D

w22245 Charles Yuji Horioka
Emin Gahramanov
Aziz Hayat
Xueli Tang

Why Do Children Take Care of Their Elderly Parents? Are the Japanese Any Different?

w22249 Norma B. Coe
Jing Guo
R. Tamara Konetzka
Courtney Harold Van Houtven

What is the Marginal Benefit of Payment-Induced Family Care?

w22206 René Böheim
Thomas Leoni

Disability policies: Reform strategies in a comparative perspective

w22199 Janet Currie
Hannes Schwandt

Mortality Inequality: The Good News from a County-Level Approach

w22161 Zhi Da
Borja Larrain
Clemens Sialm
José Tessada

Coordinated Noise Trading: Evidence from Pension Fund Reallocations

w22132 Daniel K. Fetter
Lee M. Lockwood

Government Old-Age Support and Labor Supply: Evidence from the Old Age Assistance Program

w22121 Abhijit Banerjee
Sharon Barnhardt
Esther Duflo

Can Iron-Fortified Salt Control Anemia? Evidence from Two Experiments in Rural Bihar

w22102 George J. Borjas
The Labor Supply of Undocumented Immigrants

w22032 Alan J. Auerbach
Laurence J. Kotlikoff
Darryl R. Koehler

U.S. Inequality, Fiscal Progressivity, and Work Disincentives: An Intragenerational Accounting

w22024 Didier Blanchet
Eve Caroli
Corinne Prost
Muriel Roger

Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages in France

w22022 David Neumark
Experimental Research on Labor Market Discrimination

w22018 Paul Bingley
Nabanita Datta Gupta
Peder Pedersen

Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages in Denmark

w21980 James Banks
Carl Emmerson
Gemma Tetlow

Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages: Evidence from the United Kingdom

w21973 Pilar García-Gómez
Sergi Jimenez-Martin
Judit Vall Castelló

Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages: Evidence from Spain

w21972 Hendrik Jürges
Lars Thiel
Axel Börsch-Supan

Healthy, Happy and Idle: Estimating the Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages in Germany

w21971 Emiko Usui
Satoshi Shimizutani
Takashi Oshio

Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages: Evidence from Japan

w21970 Alain Jousten
Mathieu Lefebvre

Work Capacity and Longer Working Lives in Belgium

w21969 Per Johansson
Lisa Laun
Mårten Palme

Health, Work Capacity and Retirement in Sweden

w21940 Courtney Coile
Kevin S. Milligan
David A. Wise

Health Capacity to Work at Older Ages: Evidence from the U.S.

w21939 Courtney Coile
Kevin S. Milligan
David A. Wise

Social Security and Retirement Programs Around the World: The Capacity to Work at Older Ages – Introduction and Summary

w21930 Alice Chen
Darius N. Lakdawalla

Saving Lives or Saving Money? Understanding the Dual Nature of Physician Preferences

w21896 Simon H. Boserup
Wojciech Kopczuk
Claus T. Kreiner

The Role of Bequests in Shaping Wealth Inequality: Evidence from Danish Wealth Records

w21873 Margherita Borella
Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French

Rich, Poor, Singles, and Couples. Who Receives Medicaid in Old Age and Why?

w21870 Brian K. Chen
Hawre Jalal
Hideki Hashimoto
Sze-Chuan Suen
Karen Eggleston
Michael Hurley
Lena Schoemaker
Jay Bhattacharya

Forecasting Trends in Disability in a Super-Aging Society: Adapting the Future Elderly Model to Japan

w21854 Donald B. Keim
Olivia S. Mitchell

Simplifying Choices in Defined Contribution Retirement Plan Design

w21851 Alexander Gelber
Timothy Moore
Alexander Strand

The Effect of Disability Insurance Payments on Beneficiaries’ Earnings

w21848 Xavier Gabaix
Behavioral Macroeconomics Via Sparse Dynamic Programming

w21819 Nathaniel Hendren
Knowledge of Future Job Loss and Implications for Unemployment Insurance

w21818 Erzo F.P. Luttmer
Andrew A. Samwick

The Welfare Cost of Perceived Policy Uncertainty: Evidence from Social Security

w21792 Jonathan P. Beauchamp
Daniel J. Benjamin
Christopher F. Chabris
David I. Laibson

Controlling for the Compromise Effect Debiases Estimates of Risk Preference Parameters

w21746 Peter B. Berg
Mary K. Hamman
Matthew M. Piszczek
Christopher J. Ruhm

The Relationship between Establishment Training and the Retention of Older Workers: Evidence from Germany

w21736 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier
Nahid Tabatabai

Declining Wealth and Work Among Male Veterans in the Health and Retirement Study

w21708 Gopi Shah Goda
John B. Shoven
Sita Slavov

Work Incentives in the Social Security Disability Benefit Formula

w21692 Marco Francesconi
Robert A. Pollak
Domenico Tabasso

Unequal Bequests

w21682 James Poterba
Steven Venti
David A. Wise

What Determines End-of-Life Assets? A Retrospective View

w21676 Bruce D. Meyer
Nikolas Mittag

Using Linked Survey and Administrative Data to Better Measure Income: Implications for Poverty, Program Effectiveness and Holes in the Safety Net

w21669 David Neumark
Ian Burn
Patrick Button

Is It Harder for Older Workers to Find Jobs? New and Improved Evidence from a Field Experiment

w21666 Bhaven Sampat
Heidi L. Williams

How Do Patents Affect Follow-On Innovation? Evidence from the Human Genome

w21665 Itzik Fadlon
Jessica A. Laird
Torben Heien Nielsen

Do Employer Pension Contributions Reflect Employee Preferences? Evidence from a Retirement Savings Reform in Denmark

w21650 Mark Duggan
Jonathan Gruber
Boris Vabson

The Efficiency Consequences of Health Care Privatization: Evidence from Medicare Advantage Exits

w21642 Jeffrey Clemens
Joshua D. Gottlieb
Tímea Laura Molnár

The Anatomy of Physician Payments: Contracting Subject to Complexity

w21618 Andrew Foote
Michel Grosz
Ann Huff Stevens

Locate Your Nearest Exit: Mass Layoffs and Local Labor Market Response

w21617 Jason Abaluck
Jonathan Gruber

The Robustness of Tests for Consumer Choice Inconsistencies

w21603 Amitabh Chandra
Amy Finkelstein
Adam Sacarny
Chad Syverson

Healthcare Exceptionalism? Performance and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector

w21601 Theodore Figinski
David Neumark

Does Eliminating the Earnings Test Increase the Incidence of Low Income Among Older Women?

w21585 Frank N. Caliendo
Aspen Gorry
Sita Slavov

The Cost of Uncertainty about the Timing of Social Security Reform

w21578 Michael L. Anderson
As the Wind Blows: The Effects of Long-Term Exposure to Air Pollution on Mortality

w21555 Chadwick C. Curtis
Steven Lugauer
Nelson C. Mark

Demographics and Aggregate Household Saving in Japan, China, and India

w21544 Gopi Shah Goda
Shanthi Ramnath
John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

The Financial Feasibility of Delaying Social Security: Evidence from Administrative Tax Data

w21541 Maria Polyakova
Regulation of Insurance with Adverse Selection and Switching Costs: Evidence from Medicare Part D.

w21529 Vivekinan Ashok
Ilyana Kuziemko
Ebonya Washington

Support for Redistribution in an Age of Rising Inequality: New Stylized Facts and Some Tentative Explanations

w21484 Padmaja Ayyagari
David Frisvold

The Impact of Social Security Income on Cognitive Function at Older Ages

w21483 Norma B. Coe
Gopi Shah Goda
Courtney Harold Van Houtven

Family Spillovers of Long-Term Care Insurance

w21482 Gopi Shah Goda
Matthew R. Levy
Colleen Flaherty Manchester
Aaron Sojourner
Joshua Tasoff

The Role of Time Preferences and Exponential-Growth Bias in Retirement Savings

w21478 Peter Berg
Mary K. Hamman
Matthew Piszczek
Christopher J. Ruhm

Can Policy Facilitate Partial Retirement? Evidence from Germany

w21474 John Beshears
James J. Choi
Christopher Harris
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian
Jung Sakong

Self Control and Commitment: Can Decreasing the Liquidity of a Savings Account Increase Deposits?

w21467 James J. Choi
Contributions to Defined Contribution Pension Plans

w21461 Robert Clark
Annamaria Lusardi
Olivia S. Mitchell

Employee Financial Literacy and Retirement Plan Behavior: A Case Study

w21400 Chie Hanaoka
Hitoshi Shigeoka
Yasutora Watanabe

Do Risk Preferences Change? Evidence from Panel Data before and after the Great East Japan Earthquake

w21399 Bruce D. Meyer
Wallace K.C. Mok
James X. Sullivan

Household Surveys in Crisis

w21387 Jonathan D. Ketcham
Nicolai V. Kuminoff
Christopher A. Powers

Which Models Can We Trust to Evaluate Consumer Decision Making? Comment on “Choice Inconsistencies among the Elderly”

w21385 Robert L. Clark
Emma Hanson
Olivia S. Mitchell

Lessons for Public Pensions from Utah’s Move to Pension Choice

w21382 Robert L. Clark
Emma Hanson
Melinda Sandler Morrill
Aditi Pathak

Supplemental Plan Offerings and Retirement Saving Choices: An Analysis of North Carolina School Districts

w21379 David Neumark
Joanne Song
Patrick Button

Does Protecting Older Workers from Discrimination Make It Harder to Get Hired? Evidence from Disability Discrimination Laws

w21365 Miles Kimball
Ryan Nunn
Dan Silverman

Accounting for Adaptation in the Economics of Happiness

w21352 Itzik Fadlon
Torben Heien Nielsen

Household Responses to Severe Health Shocks and the Design of Social Insurance

w21348 Lauren Schmitz
Dalton Conley

The Long-Term Consequences of Vietnam-Era Conscription and Genotype on Smoking Behavior and Health

w21326 Aspen Gorry
Devon Gorry
Sita Slavov

Does Retirement Improve Health and Life Satisfaction?

w21308 Amy Finkelstein
Nathaniel Hendren
Erzo F.P. Luttmer

The Value of Medicaid: Interpreting Results from the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment

w21304 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Raymond Kluender
Paul Schrimpf

Beyond Statistics: The Economic Content of Risk Scores

w21293 Jeffrey R. Brown
Richard F. Dye

Illinois Pensions in a Fiscal Context: A (Basket) Case Study

w21279 Anne Case
Angus Deaton

Suicide, Age, and Wellbeing: an Empirical Investigation

w21276 Jeffrey R. Brown
George G. Pennacchi

Discounting Pension Liabilities: Funding versus Value

w21270 Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
John Bailey Jones
Jeremy McCauley

Medical Spending of the U.S. Elderly

w21268 Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
John B. Jones

Savings After Retirement: A Survey

w21255 James Banks
Richard Blundell
Zoé Oldfield
James P. Smith

House Price Volatility and the Housing Ladder

w21246 Heidi L. Williams
Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation: Evidence from Health Care Markets

w21222 Michael Geruso
Timothy Layton

Upcoding: Evidence from Medicare on Squishy Risk Adjustment

w21168 John Beshears
James J. Choi
Joshua Hurwitz
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

Liquidity in Retirement Savings Systems: An International Comparison

w21144 David H. Autor
Mark Duggan
Kyle Greenberg
David S. Lyle

The Impact of Disability Benefits on Labor Supply: Evidence from the VA's Disability Compensation Program

w21141 Daniel R. Feenberg
Ina Ganguli
Patrick Gaule
Jonathan Gruber

It's Good to be First: Order Bias in Reading and Citing NBER Working Papers

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?

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