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Analyses in the Economics of Aging

David A. Wise, editor

Published in August 2005 by University of Chicago Press
© 2005 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series - The Economics of Aging

NBER Program(s):AG, HE, HC

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416 pages
ISBN: 0-226-90286-2

Table of Contents

1. Front matter, Analyses in the Economics of Aging: David A. Wise (p. -10 - 0) (bibliographic info) (download)
2. Introduction to "Analyses in the Economics of Aging": David A. Wise (p. 1 - 12) (bibliographic info) (download)
3. Utility Evaluation of Risk in Retirement Saving Accounts: James M. Poterba, Joshua Rauh, Steven F. Venti (p. 13 - 58) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
4. Passive Decisions and Potent Defaults: James J. Choi, David Laibson, Brigitte C. Madrian, Andrew Metrick (p. 59 - 78) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
5. Characterizing the Experiences of High-Cost Users in Medicare: Thomas E. MaCurdy, Jeffrey Geppert (p. 79 - 128) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. The Efficiency of Medicare: Jonathan S. Skinner, Elliott S. Fisher, John Wennberg (p. 129 - 160) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
7. Intensive Medical Technology and the Reduction in Disability: David M. Cutler (p. 161 - 184) (bibliographic info) (download)
8. Broken Down by Work and Sex: How Our Health Declines: Anne Case, Angus S. Deaton (p. 185 - 212) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
9. Consequences and Predictors of New Health Events: James Smith (p. 213 - 240) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
10. Healthy, Wealthy, and Knowing Where to Live: : Florian Heiss, Michael D. Hurd, Axel H. Boersch-Supan (p. 241 - 280) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. Institutions and Saving for Retirement: Comparing the United States,Italy, and the Netherlands : Arie Kapteyn, Constantijn Panis (p. 281 - 316) (bibliographic info) (download)
12. Household Saving in Germany: Results of the First SAVE Study: Axel H. Boersch-Supan, Lothar Essig (p. 317 - 356) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
13. Caste, Culture, and the Status and Well-Being of Widows in India: Robert T. Jensen (p. 357 - 376) (bibliographic info) (download)
14. Individual Subjective Survival Curves: Li Gan, Michael D. Hurd, Daniel L. McFadden (p. 377 - 412) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
15. Contributors: (p. 413 - 416) (bibliographic info) (download)
16. Author Index: (p. 417 - 420) (bibliographic info) (download)
17. Subject Index: (p. 421 - 424) (bibliographic info) (download)
 
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