How the Growing Gap in Life Expectancy May Affect Retirement Benefits and Reforms
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
NBER Working Paper No. 23329
---- Acknowledgments ----
This paper draws on a report produced by the National Academies of Sciences’ Committee on the Long-Run Macroeconomic Effects of the Aging U.S. Population – Phase II, of which Lee and Orszag were co-chairs and the other authors were members (except Tysinger, on staff at the Roybal Center). The authors thank staff director Kevin Kinsella for his support of the committee’s work and staff at the Roybal Center for Health Policy Simulation, Leonard D. Schaeffer Center for Health Policy & Economics, University of Southern California for assistance with the Future Elderly Model simulations. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.
---- Disclosure of Financial Relationships for Dana Goldman ----
Dana Goldman is a founder of Precision Health Economics, a consultancy providing expertise to the life sciences industry, including companies that may make some of the products noted here.