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The Retirement and Social Security Benefit Claiming of U.S. Military Retirees
David Knapp, Beth Asch, James Hosek and Michael Mattock

Comparing Retirement Wealth Trajectories on Both Sides of the Pond
Richard Blundell, Rowena Crawford, Eric French and Gemma Tetlow

Does Protecting Older Workers from Discrimination Make It Harder to Get Hired? Revised with Additional Analysis of SIPP Data and Appendix of Disability Laws
David Neumark, Joanne Song McLaughlin and Patrick Button

Comprehensive Wealth of Immigrants and Natives
David Love and Lucie Schmidt

Occupations and Work Characteristics: Effects on Retirement Expectations and Timing
Brooke Helppie McFall, Amanda Sonnega, Robert J. Willis and Peter Hudomiet

Does Eliminating the Earnings Test Increase the Incidence of Low Income among Older Women?
Theodore F. Figinski and David Neumark

Narrow Framing and Long-Term Care Insurance
Daniel Gottlieb and Olivia S. Mitchell

What's New

Live stream the 2016 Retirement Research Consortium meetings

For those who are unable to attend the DRC and RRC meetings in person, live streaming of the talks will be available.

The webcast for Thursday, August 4, will run from 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Eastern time. Thurday’s link:

The webcast for Friday, August 5, will run from 8 a.m.-2:30 p.m. Friday’s link:

If you can make it to the Washington, D.C., Press Club, there’s still time to register. See links below.

Registration opens for 2016 Disability & Retirement Research Consortium meetings

The Washington, D.C., National Press Club hosts the annual DRC meeting on Wednesday, August 3. For a schedule of presentations visit NBER’s Aging Program.

The RRC meeting takes place Thursday, August 4, and Friday, August 5, at the Press Club. The presentation schedule is posted here.

The events are free and open to the public, but preregistration is requested. You may register for either or both meetings here.

Spring newsletter now available

This quarter’s newsletter covers the April Workshop and researchers’ publications and media sightings.

Newsletter Volume 16, Issue 2 is available online here: