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2016

Consumption Smoothing During the Financial Crisis: The Effect of Unemployment on Household Spending
WP 2016-353, UM16-13
Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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Occupational Transitions at Older Ages: What Moves are People Making?
WP 2016-352, UM16-03
Amanda Sonnega, Brooke Helppie McFall and Robert J. Willis
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How Home Equity Extraction and Reverse Mortgages Affect the Credit Outcomes of Senior Households
WP 2016-351, UM16-12
Stephanie Moulton, Donald Haurin, Samuel Dodini and Maximilian D. Schmeiser
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Cohort Changes in Social Security Benefits and Pension Wealth
WP 2016-350, UM16-11
Chichun Fang, Charles Brown and David Weir
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The Dynamic Effects of Health on the Employment of Older Workers
WP 2016-348, UM16-16
Richard Blundell, Jack Britton, Monica Costa Dias and Eric French
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Time Discounting and Economic Decision-making among the Elderly
WP 2016-347, UM16-14
David Huffman, Raimond H. Maurer and Olivia S. Mitchell
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Health Reform and Health Insurance Coverage of Early Retirees
WP 2016-345, UM16-15
Helen Levy, Thomas C. Buchmueller and Sayeh Nikpay
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The Interaction between Consumption and Health in Retirement
WP 2016-344, UM16-06
John Karl Scholz and Ananth Seshadri
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The Affordable Care Act as Retiree Health Insurance: Implications for Retirement and Social Security Claiming
WP 2016-343, UM16-02
Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier and Nahid Tabatabai
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Lifetime Consequences of Early and Midlife Access to Health Insurance: A Review
WP 2016-341, UM16-Q1
Etienne Gaudette, Gwyn Pauley and Julie Zissimopoulos
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Means Testing Social Security: Modeling and Policy Analysis
WP 2015-337, UM15-14
Rafal Chomik, John Piggott, Alan D. Woodland, George Kudrna and Cagri Kumru
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2015

The Retirement and Social Security Benefit Claiming of U.S. Military Retirees
WP 2015-336, UM15-Q1
David Knapp, Beth Asch, James Hosek and Michael Mattock
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Declining Wealth and Work among Male Veterans in the Health and Retirement Study
WP 2015-323, UM15-07
Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier and Nahid Tabatabai
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Couples' and Singles’ Savings After Retirement
WP 2015-322, UM14-05
Mariacristina De Nardi, Eric French and John Bailey Jones
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Narrow Framing and Long-Term Care Insurance
WP 2015-321, UM15-05
Daniel Gottlieb and Olivia S. Mitchell
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Liquidity Constraints, the Extended Family, and Consumption
WP 2015-320, UM14-04
HwaJung Choi, Kathleen McGarry and Robert F. Schoeni
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Understanding Participation in SSI
WP 2015-319, UM14-08
Kathleen McGarry and Robert F. Schoeni
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Economic Conditions and SSI Applications
WP 2015-318, UM12-20
Austin Nichols, Lucie Schmidt and Purvi Sevak
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Does Protecting Older Workers from Discrimination Make It Harder to Get Hired?
WP 2015-315, UM12-07
David Neumark, Joanne Song McLaughlin and Patrick Button
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Labor Market Shocks and Early Social Security Benefit Claiming
WP 2014-317, UM11-14
David Card, Nicole Maestas and Patrick Purcell
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Sources of Lower Financial Decision-making Ability at Older Ages
rb335, UM15-06
Shachar Kariv and Daniel Silverman
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Racial Difference in the Use of VA Health Services
rb334, UM15-Q2
Chichun Fang, Kenneth M. Langa, Helen Levy and David Weir
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Comparing Retirement Wealth Trajectories on Both Sides of the Pond
rb333, UM15-15
Richard Blundell, Rowena Crawford, Eric French and Gemma Tetlow
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Measuring Economic Preparation for Retirement: Income Versus Consumption
rb332, UM15-10
Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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Occupations and Work Characteristics: Effects on Retirement Expectations and Timing
rb331, UM15-01
Brooke Helppie McFall, Amanda Sonnega, Robert J. Willis and Peter Hudomiet
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Medicare Expenditures, Social Security Reform, and the Labor Force Participation of Older Americans
rb330, UM15-13
Yuanyuan Deng and Hugo A. Benítez-Silva
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The Effect of Health Reform on Retirement
rb329, UM15-12
Helen Levy, Thomas C. Buchmueller and Sayeh Nikpay
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Comprehensive Wealth of Immigrants and Natives
rb328, UM15-16
David Love and Lucie Schmidt
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Do Payroll Taxes in the United States Create Bunching at Kink Points?
rb327, UM15-04
David Powell
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Nonmonetary Job Characteristics and Employment Transitions at Older Ages
rb326, UM15-02
Marco Angrisani, Arie Kapteyn and Erik Meijer
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Does Eliminating the Earnings Test Increase the Incidence of Low Income among Older Women?
rb325, UM15-08
Theodore F. Figinski and David Neumark
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Social Security Contributions and Return Migration among Older Male Mexican Immigrants
rb324, UM15-17
Emma Aguila and Alma Vega
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2014

The Implications of Differential Trends in Mortality for Social Security Policy
WP 2014-314, UM14-11
John Bound, Arline Geronimus, Javier Rodriguez and Timothy A. Waidmann
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Is the 2010 Affordable Care Act Minimum Standard to Identify Disability in All National Datasets Good Enough for Policy Purposes?
WP 2014-267, UM12-14
Richard V. Burkhauser, T. Lynn Fisher, Andrew J. Houtenville and Jennifer R. Tennant
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Responses of Time-use to Shocks in Wealth during the Great Recession
Research Brief 313, UM14-06
Jim Been, Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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Long-Run Determinants of Intergenerational Transfers
Research Brief 312, UM14-03
John Karl Scholz, Ananth Seshadri and Kamil Sicinski
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The Insurance Role of Household Labor Supply for Older Workers
Research Brief 309, UM14-07
Yanan Li and Victoria Prowse
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Americans’ Willingness to Voluntarily Delay Retirement
Research Brief 308, UM14-02
Raimond H. Maurer, Olivia S. Mitchell, Ralph Rogalla and Tatjana Schimetschek
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Have We Finally Achieved Actuarial Fairness of Social Security Retirement Benefits and Will It Last?
Research Brief 307, UM13-02
Frank Heiland and Na Yin
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Distributional Effects of Means Testing Social Security: An Exploratory Analysis
Research Brief 306, UM14-01
Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier and Nahid Tabatabai
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Does Retirement Make you Happy? A Simultaneous Equations Approach
rb310, UM14-09
Raquel Fonseca, Arie Kapteyn, Jinkook Lee and Gema Zamarro
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2013

Previous Migration Experience and Legal Immigration Status among Intending Mexican Migrants to the United States
WP 2014-304, UM13-15
Peter B. Brownell and Michael S. Rendall
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Rejection from the Disability Insurance Program and Dependency on Social Support
WP 2013-305, UM12-16
Susan Chen
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Uncovering the Relationship between Real Interest Rates and Economic Growth
WP 2013-303, UM13-Q1
Bruce Hansen and Ananth Seshadri
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What Do Data on Millions of U.S. Workers Say About Life Cycle Income Risk?
WP 2013-302, UM13-08
Fatih Guvenen, Fatih Karahan, Serdar Ozkan and Jae Song
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Expectations and Household Spending
WP 2013-300, UM13-05
Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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Evaluating Web-based Savings Interventions: A Preliminary Assessment
WP 2013-299, UM13-10
Wei-Yin Hu, Olivia S. Mitchell, Cynthia Pagliaro and Stephen P. Utkus
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Cognitive Ability, Expectations, and Beliefs about the Future: Psychological Influences on Retirement Decisions
WP 2013-298, UM13-Q4
Andrew Parker, Leandro Carvalho and Susann Rohwedder
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Social Security Benefit Claiming and Medicare Utilization
WP 2013-297, UM13-13
John Bound, Helen Levy and Lauren Nicholas
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The Assets and Liabilities of Cohorts: The Antecedents of Retirement Security
WP 2013-296, UM13-11
J. Michael Collins, John Karl Scholz and Ananth Seshadri
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Labor Force Transitions at Older Ages: The Roles of Work Environment and Personality
WP 2013-295, UM13-Q5
Marco Angrisani, Michael Hurd, Erik Meijer, Andrew Parker and Susann Rohwedder
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Costs and Benefits of In-Kind Transfers: The Case of Medicaid Home Care Benefits
WP 2013-294, UM13-03
Ethan Lieber and Lee Lockwood
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How Family Status and Social Security Claiming Options Shape Optimal Life Cycle Portfolios
WP 2013-293, UM13-12
Andreas Hubener, Raimond H. Maurer and Olivia S. Mitchell
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Health Insurance and Retirement Decisions
WP 2013-292, UM13-01
John Karl Scholz and Ananth Seshadri
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Older Adult Debt and Financial Frailty
WP 2013-291, UM13-09
Annamaria Lusardi and Olivia S. Mitchell
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Technical Review Panel for the Pension Insurance Modeling System (PIMS): An Overview
WP 2013-290, UM13-Q2
Olivia S. Mitchell
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Disability Insurance and Healthcare Reform: Evidence from Massachusetts
WP 2013-289, UM12-17
Nicole Maestas, Kathleen Mullen and Alexander Strand
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The Social Security Windfall Elimination and Government Pension Offset Provisions for Public Employees in the Health and Retirement Study
WP 2013-288, UM13-07
Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier and Nahid Tabatabai
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Did Age Discrimination Protections Help Older Workers Weather the Great Recession?
WP 2013-287, UM13-04
David Neumark and Patrick Button
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Optimal Life Cycle Portfolio Choice with Variable Annuities Offering Liquidity and Investment Downside Protection
WP 2013-286, UM13-Q3
Vanya Horneff, Raimond H. Maurer, Olivia S. Mitchell and Ralph Rogalla
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Employment Trends by Age in the United States: Why Are Older Workers Different?
WP 2013-285, UM12-03
Sudipto Banerjee and David Blau
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Trends in the Composition and Outcomes of Young Social Security Disability Awardees
WP 2013-284, UM12-19
Yonatan Ben-Shalom and David Stapleton
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Estimates of the Potential Insurance Value of Disability Insurance for Individuals with Mental Health Impairments
WP 2013-283, UM12-15
John Bound, Kyle J. Caswell and Timothy A. Waidmann
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Macroeconomic Determinants of Retirement Timing
WP 2013-281, UM13-06
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, Jae Song and Dmitriy Stolyarov
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Representativeness of the Low-Income Population in the Health and Retirement Study
WP 2013-273, UM11-16
Erik Meijer and Lynn Karoly
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Motives for Bequests within the Middle Class
WP 2012-275, UM12-05
John P. Laitner and Amanda Sonnega
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Mismeasurement of Pensions Before and After Retirement: The Mystery of the Disappearing Pensions with Implications for the Importance of Social Security as a Source of Retirement Support
WP 2012-268, UM12-10
Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier and Nahid Tabatabai
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2012

Technological Progress and the Earnings of Older Workers
WP 2013-280, UM12-01
Yuriy Gorodnichenko, John P. Laitner, Jae Song and Dmitriy Stolyarov
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At the Corner of Main and Wall Street: Family Pension Responses to Liquidity Change and Perceived Returns
WP 2012-282, UM11-Q2
Thomas Bridges and Frank Stafford
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Personality Traits and Economic Preparation for Retirement
WP 2012-279, UM12-11
Michael Hurd, Angela Lee Duckworth, Susann Rohwedder and David Weir
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Medicaid Insurance in Old Age
WP 2012-278, UM12-12
Mariacristina De Nardi, Eric French and John Bailey Jones
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The Great Recession, Older Workers with Disabilities, and Implications for Retirement Security
WP 2012-277, UM12-21
Onur Altindag, Lucie Schmidt and Purvi Sevak
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Diminishing Margins: Housing Market Declines and Family Financial Responses
WP 2012-276, UM11-Q2
Frank Stafford, Erik Hurst and Bing Chen
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Investment Decisions in Retirement: The Role of Subjective Expectations
WP 2012-274, UM12-13
Marco Angrisani, Michael Hurd and Erik Meijer
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Tax Elasticity of Labor Earnings for Older Individuals
WP 2012-272, UM12-02
Abby Alpert and David Powell
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The Interplay of Wealth, Retirement Decisions, Policy and Economic Shocks
WP 2012-271, UM12-09
John Karl Scholz and Ananth Seshadri
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Retirement in Japan and the United States: Cross-national Comparisons using the Japanese Study of Aging and Retirement (JSTAR) and the U.S. Health and Retirement Study (HRS)
WP 2012-270, UM12-22
Olivia S. Mitchell and John W. R. Phillips
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Vocational Rehabilitation on the Road to Social Security Disability: Longitudinal Statistics from Matched Administrative Data
WP 2012-269, UM11-03
David Stapleton and Frank H. Martin
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Exchanging Delayed Social Security Benefits for Lump Sums: Could This Incentivize Longer Work Careers?
WP 2012-266, UM12-08
Jing Jing Chai, Raimond H. Maurer, Olivia S. Mitchell and Ralph Rogalla
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Barriers to Later Retirement: Increases in the Full Retirement Age, Age Discrimination, and the Physical Challenges of Work
WP 2012-265, UM12-07
David Neumark and Joanne Song McLaughlin
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Communication with Individuals with Intellectual Disabilities and Psychiatric Disabilities: A Summary of the Literature
WP 2012-264, UM12-Q1
Walton O. Schalick III
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Behavioral Effects of Social Security Policies on Benefit Claiming, Retirement and Saving
WP 2012-263, UM12-04
Alan L. Gustman and Thomas L. Steinmeier
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Induced Entry into the Social Security Disability Program: Using Past SGA Changes as a Natural Experiment
WP 2012-262, UM11-Q1
Nicole Maestas, Kathleen Mullen and Gema Zamarro
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Spousal Labor Supply Responses to Government Programs: Evidence from the Disability Insurance Program
WP 2012-261, UM10-05
Susan Chen
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Does Disability Insurance Receipt Discourage Work? Using Examiner Assignment to Estimate Causal Effects of SSDI Receipt
WP 2010-241, UM10-04
Nicole Maestas, Kathleen Mullen and Alexander Strand
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Consumption, Retirement and Social Security: Evaluating the Efficiency of Reform that Encourages Longer Careers
WP 2006-142, UM05-19
John P. Laitner and Daniel Silverman
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2011

Personality and Response to the Financial Crisis
WP 2011-260, UM11-09
Angela Lee Duckworth and David Weir
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Macroeconomic Conditions and Updating of Expectations by Older Americans
WP 2011-259, UM11-13
Purvi Sevak and Lucie Schmidt
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Does Delay Cause Decay? The Effect of Administrative Decision Time on the Labor Force Participation and Earnings of Disability Applicants
WP 2011-258, UM11-01
David Autor, Nicole Maestas, Kathleen Mullen and Alexander Strand
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Earnings Growth versus Measures of Income and Education for Predicting Mortality
WP 2011-257, UM10-24
Harriet Duleep and David A. Jaeger
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Health Insurance, Health care and Labor Supply by Older Adults
WP 2011-256, UM11-04
Lauren Nicholas
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The Effects of the Financial Crisis on Actual and Anticipated Consumption
WP 2011-255, UM11-10
Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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Consumption and Differential Mortality
WP 2011-254, UM11-17
Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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How Did the Recession of 2007-2009 Affect the Wealth and Retirement of the Near Retirement Age Population in the Health and Retirement Study?
WP 2011-253, UM11-08
Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier and Nahid Tabatabai
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The Influence of Public Policy on Health, Wealth and Mortality
WP 2011-252, UM11-12
John Karl Scholz and Ananth Seshadri
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The Importance of State Anti-Discrimination Laws on Employer Accommodation and the Movement of their Employees onto Social Security Disability Insurance
WP 2011-251, UM11-02
Richard V. Burkhauser, Lauren Nicholas and Maximilian D. Schmeiser
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Effects of Legal and Unauthorized Immigration on the U.S. Social Security System
WP 2011-250, UM11-07
Hugo A. Benítez-Silva, Eva Carceles-Poveda and Selcuk Eren
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Do Stronger Age Discrimination Laws Make Social Security Reforms More Effective?
WP 2011-249, UM11-15
David Neumark and Joanne Song McLaughlin
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The Effects of Changes in Women’s Labor Market Attachment on Redistribution Under the Social Security Benefit Formula
WP 2011-248, UM11-06
Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier and Nahid Tabatabai
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Lifecycle Impacts of the Financial and Economic Crisis on Household Optimal Consumption, Portfolio Choice, and Labor Supply
WP 2011-246, UM11-11
Jing Jing Chai, Raimond H. Maurer, Olivia S. Mitchell and Ralph Rogalla
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First-Round Impacts of the 2008 Chilean Pension System Reform
WP 2011-245, UM11-05
Jere Behrman, Maria Cecilia Calderon, Olivia S. Mitchell, Javiera Vasquez and David Bravo
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The Labor Supply Effects of Disability Insurance: Evidence from Automatic Conversion Using Administrative Data
WP 2010-247, UM10-01
Nicole Maestas and Jae Song
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2010

Protecting the Household Incomes of Older Workers with Significant Health-Related Work Limitations in an Era of Fiscal Responsibility
WP 2010-244, UM10-03
Jody Schimmel Hyde and David Stapleton
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Post-Retirement Adjustments in Defined Benefit Pensions
WP 2010-242, UM10-17
Charles Brown
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The Social Security Early Retirement Benefit as Safety Net
WP 2010-240, UM10-02
John Bound and Timothy A. Waidmann
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Reconciling Findings on the Employment Effect of Disability Insurance
WP 2010-239, UM09-01
John Bound and Timothy A. Waidmann
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Intergenerational Transfers in Health and Retirement Study Data
WP 2010-238, UM10-14
John P. Laitner and Amanda Sonnega
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Occupational Learning, Financial Knowledge, and the Accumulation of Retirement Wealth
WP 2010-237, UM10-08
Brooke Helppie McFall, Kandice Kapinos and Robert J. Willis
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The Effects of Medicaid and Medicare Reforms on the Elderly’s Savings and Medical Expenditures
WP 2010-236, UM10-16
Mariacristina De Nardi, Eric French and John Bailey Jones
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Personality, Lifetime Earnings, and Retirement Wealth
WP 2010-235, UM10-13
Angela Lee Duckworth and David Weir
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Geographic Dispersion and the Well-Being of the Elderly
WP 2010-234, UM10-15
Suzanne M. Bianchi, Kathleen McGarry and Judith A. Seltzer
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How Financial Literacy and Impatience Shape Retirement Wealth and Investment Behaviors
WP 2010-233, UM10-11
Justine Hastings and Olivia S. Mitchell
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The Effect of the Risk of Out-of-Pocket Spending for Health Care on Economic Preparation for Retirement
WP 2010-232, UM10-18
Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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The Effects of the Economic Crisis on the Older Population
WP 2010-231, UM10-06
Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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Cognitive Ability and Retiree Health Care Expenditure
WP 2010-230, UM10-20
Hanming Fang, Lauren Nicholas and Daniel Silverman
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The Joint Labor Supply Decision of Married Couples and the Social Security Pension System
WP 2010-229, UM10-23
Shinichi Nishiyama
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The Effects of the Financial Crisis on the Well-Being of Older Americans: Evidence from the Cognitive Economics Study
WP 2010-228, UM10-07
Matthew D. Shapiro
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The Growth in Social Security Benefits Among the Retirement Age Population from Increases in the Cap on Covered Earnings
WP 2010-227, UM10-21
Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier and Nahid Tabatabai
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Financial Capability in the United States: Consumer Decision-Making and the Role of Social Security
WP 2010-226, UM10-22
Annamaria Lusardi
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Mortgage Contract Decisions and Mortgage Distress: Family and Financial Life-Cycle Factors
WP 2010-225, UM10-09
Frank Stafford and Elena Gouskova
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Health and Wealth in a Life-Cycle Model
WP 2010-224, UM10-19
John Karl Scholz and Ananth Seshadri
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Financial Knowledge and Financial Literacy at the Household Level
WP 2010-223, UM10-12
Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier and Nahid Tabatabai
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Borrowing from Yourself: The Determinants of 401(k) Loan Patterns
WP 2010-221, UM10-10
Timothy Jun Lu and Olivia S. Mitchell
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How Common is "Parking" Among Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) Beneficiaries? Evidence from the 1999 Change in the Level of Substantial Gainful Activity (SGA)
WP 2009-220, UM09-02
Jody Schimmel Hyde, David Stapleton and Jae Song
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Participation and Contributions in Tax-deferred Retirement Accounts: Evidence from Social Security Records
WP 2009-219, UM09-13
Marjorie Honig and Irena Dushi
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2009

Mortality Contingent Claims: Impact of Capital Market, Income, and Interest Rate Risk
WP 2009-222, UM09-12
Wolfram J. Horneff and Raimond H. Maurer
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Level and Risk of Out-of-Pocket Health Care Spending
WP 2009-218, UM09-08
Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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Marking Social Security’s Open Group Liability to Market
WP 2009-217, UM09-03
Paul Anton Koehler and Laurence J. Kotlikoff
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Financial Literacy and Financial Sophistication in the Older Population: Evidence from the 2008 HRS
WP 2009-216, UM09-10
Annamaria Lusardi, Olivia S. Mitchell and Vilsa Curto
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Proximity and Coresidence of Adult Children and their Parents: Description and Correlates
WP 2009-215, UM09-18
Janice Compton and Robert A. Pollak
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What Replacement Rates Should Households Use?
WP 2009-214, UM09-04
John Karl Scholz and Ananth Seshadri
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Gain and Loss: Marriage and Wealth Changes Over Time
WP 2009-213, UM09-19
Julie Zissimopoulos
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Displacement Effect of Public Pensions on the Accumulation of Financial Assets
WP 2009-212, UM09-16
Michael Hurd, Pierre-Carl Michaud and Susann Rohwedder
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Buffering Shocks to Well-Being Late in Life
WP 2009-211, UM09-05
Matthew D. Shapiro
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Social Security Literacy and Retirement Well-Being
WP 2009-210, UM09-11
Hugo A. Benítez-Silva, Berna Demiralp and Zhen Liu
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Investor Behavior and Fund Performance under a Privatized Retirement Accounts System: Evidence from Chile
WP 2009-209, UM09-17
Elena Krasnokutskaya and Petra Todd
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Income, Material Hardship, and the Use of Public Programs among the Elderly
WP 2009-208, UM09-14
Helen Levy
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Work Disability, Work, and Justification Bias in Europe and the U.S.
WP 2009-207, UM09-15
Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith and Arthur van Soest
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How Do Pension Changes Affect Retirement Preparedness? The Trend to Defined-Contribution Plans and the Stock Market Decline of 2008-2009
WP 2009-206, UM09-09
Alan L. Gustman, Thomas L. Steinmeier and Nahid Tabatabai
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Retirement in a Life Cycle Model of Labor Supply with Home Production
WP 2009-205, UM09-06
Richard Rogerson and Johanna Wallenius
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Integrating Flexible Work, Endogenous Retirement, and Portfolio Decision with Guaranteed Lifetime Pension Payouts
WP 2009-204, UM09-12
Jing Jing Chai, Wolfram J. Horneff, Raimond H. Maurer and Olivia S. Mitchell
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Efficiency of Pension Menus and Individual Portfolio Choice in 401(k) Pensions
WP 2009-203, UM09-07
Ning Tang, Olivia S. Mitchell, Gary R. Mottola and Stephen P. Utkus
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Social Security Rules and Labor Force Participation of Older Workers: Evidence from Chile
WP 2008-202, UM08-23
Alejandra Cox Edwards and Estelle James
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How Much Do Respondents in the Health and Retirement Study Know About Their Tax-deferred Contribution Plans? A Crosscohort Comparison
WP 2008-201, UM08-05
Irena Dushi and Marjorie Honig
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Financial Literacy among the Young
WP 2008-191, UM08-12
Annamaria Lusardi, Olivia S. Mitchell and Vilsa Curto
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2008

Understanding the Finances of Low-Income Families
WP 2008-199, UM08-15
Helen Levy and Kristin S. Seefeldt
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The Optimal Design of Social Security Benefits
WP 2008-197, UM08-19
Shinichi Nishiyama and Kent Smetters
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Pension Reform in Mexico: Effect of Pension Fund Fees on Fund Balances
wp 2008-196, UM08-16
Emma Aguila, Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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The Labor Supply Effects of Disability Insurance Work Disincentives
WP 2008-194, UM08-13
Nicole Maestas and Na Yin
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Labor Market and Immigration Behavior of Middle-aged and Elderly Mexicans
WP 2008-192, UM08-14
Emma Aguila and Julie Zissimopoulos
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Are All Americans Saving 'Optimally' for Retirement?
WP 2008-189, UM08-01
John Karl Scholz and Ananth Seshadri
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The Ability of Various Measures of Fatness to Predict Application for Disability Insurance
WP 2008-185, UM08-17
Richard V. Burkhauser, John H. Cawley and Maximilian D. Schmeiser
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Adequacy of Economic Resources in Retirement
WP 2008-184, UM08-11
Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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Individuals' Responses to Social Security Reform
WP 2008-182, UM08-08
Adeline Delavande and Susann Rohwedder
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Immigrant-Native Fertility and Mortality Differentials in the U.S.
WP 2008-181, UM08-02
Purvi Sevak and Lucie Schmidt
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Modelling Family Retirement Decisions: Impact on Policy Estimates
WP 2008-179, UM08-03
Alan L. Gustman and Thomas L. Steinmeier
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Deferred Annuities and Strategic Asset Allocation
WP 2008-178, UM08-24
Wolfram J. Horneff and Raimond H. Maurer
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Asset Allocation and Location over the Lifecycle with Survival-Contingent Payouts
WP 2008-177, UM08-24
Wolfram J. Horneff, Raimond H. Maurer, Olivia S. Mitchell and Michael Z. Stamos
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Efficiency of Pension Plan Investment Menus: Choices in DC Pension Plans
WP 2008-176, UM08-20
Ning Tang and Olivia S. Mitchell
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Deconstructing Lifecycle Expenditure
WP 2008-173, UM08-06
Mark Aguiar and Erik Hurst
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2005

Saving Shortfalls and Delayed Retirement
WP 2005-094, UM04-C1
Andrew Au, Olivia S. Mitchell and John W. R. Phillips
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Obesity, Disability, and Movement Onto the Disability Insurance Rolls
WP 2005-073, UM04-08
Richard V. Burkhauser and John H. Cawley
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Global Aging: Issues, Answers, and More Questions
WP 2005-068, UM04-Q1
Axel H. Börsch-Supan
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Why Not Retire? The Time and Timing Costs of Market Work
RB 2005-083, UM05-18
Daniel S. Hamermesh
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Will China Eat Our Lunch or Take Us to Dinner?—Simulating the Transition Paths of the U.S., E.U., Japan, and China
RB 2005-082, UM05-03
Laurence J. Kotlikoff, Hans Fehr and Sabine Jokisch
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Valuing Lost Home Production for Dual-Earner Couples
RB 2005-081, UM04-14
John P. Laitner, Christopher House and Dmitriy Stolyarov
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Changes in Consumption and Activities in Retirement
RB 2005-080, UM04-13
Michael Hurd and Susann Rohwedder
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The Impact of Health Status and Out-of-Pocket Medical Expenditures on Annuity Valuation
RB 2005-079, UM04-03
Cassio Turra and Olivia S. Mitchell
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Using a Structural Retirement Model to Simulate the Effect of Changes to the OASDI and Medicare Programs
RB 2005-075, UM04-06
John Bound, Todd R. Stinebrickner and Timothy A. Waidmann
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Grasshoppers, Ants and Pre-Retirement Wealth: A Test of Permanent Income Consumers
RB 2005-072, UM04-S1
Erik Hurst
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Betting on Death and Capital Markets in Retirement: A Shortfall Risk Analysis of Life Annuities versus Phased Withdrawal Plans
RB 2005-053, UM04-12
Ivica Dus, Raimond H. Maurer and Olivia S. Mitchell
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2004

The Social Security Retirement Earnings Test, Retirement and Benefit Claiming
WP 2004-090, UM04-01
Alan L. Gustman and Thomas L. Steinmeier
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Modeling Lifetime Earnings Paths: Hypothetical versus Actual Workers
WP 2004-074, UM02-C2
Andrew Au, Olivia S. Mitchell and John W. R. Phillips
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2003

Changes in the Economic Well-Being of Widows Following the Death of Their Husband: A Four Country Comparison
IB 2002-033, UM00-10
Richard V. Burkhauser
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2002

The New Social Security Commission Personal Accounts: Where is the Investment Principal?
IB 2002-031, UM02-02
Alan L. Gustman and Thomas L. Steinmeier
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Ensuring Time-Series Consistency in Estimates of Income and Wealth
IB 2002-030, UM02-Q3
F. Thomas Juster, Joseph P Lupton and Honggao Cao
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The Social Security Early Entitlement Age in a Structural Model of Retirement and Wealth
IB 2002-029, UM01-02
Alan L. Gustman and Thomas L. Steinmeier
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Wealth Shocks and Retirement Timing: Evidence from the Nineties
IB 2002-027, UM00-D1
Purvi Sevak
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The Retirement Behavior of Federal Civil Service Workers
IB 2002-026, UM01-09
Beth Asch, Steven J. Haider and Julie Zissimopoulos
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Transition Paths and Social Security Reform
IB 2002-025, UM01-05
John P. Laitner
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The Welfare Implications of Increasing DI Benefit Generosity
IB 2002-024, UM00-12
John Bound, Julie Berry Cullen, Austin Nichols and Lucie Schmidt
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The Economic Consequences of Widowhood
IB 2002-023, UM99-05
Robert J. Willis and David Weir
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Dropping Out of Social Security
IB 2002-022, UM01-01
Kent Smetters and Jan Walliser
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The Effects of Subjective Survival on Retirement and Social Security Claiming
IB 2002-021, UM00-05
Michael Hurd and James P. Smith
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Health, Wealth, and Gender: Do Health Shocks of Husbands and Wives Have Different Impacts on Household Wealth?
IB 2001-016, UM01-06
Jennifer Ward-Batts
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Modeling the Macroeconomic Implications of Social Security Reform
IB 2001-015, UM00-11
John P. Laitner
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Long-Term Labor Force Exit and Economic Well-Being
IB 2001-014, UM00-10
Richard V. Burkhauser, Dean Lillard and Paola Maria Valenti
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Informal Caregiving for Diabetes and Diabetic Complications Among Elderly Americans
IB 2001-013, UM01-11
Kenneth M. Langa, Sandeep Vijan, Rodney Hayward, Michael Chernew, Caroline Blaum, Mohammed Kabeto, David Weir, Steven Katz, Robert J. Willis and A. Mark Fendrick
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Stochastic Rates of Return for Social Security Under Various Policy Scenarios
IB 2001-010, UM00-03
Michael W. Anderson, Hisashi Yamagata and Shripad Tuljapurkar
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Tracking the Household Income of SSDI and SSI Applicants
IB 2001-009, UM99-03
John Bound, Richard V. Burkhauser and Austin Nichols
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Chances are...Stochastic Forecasts of the Social Security Trust Fund and Attempts to Save it
IB 2001-008, UM99-07
Shripad Tuljapurkar and Ronald D. Lee
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Cognition and Wealth: The Importance of Probabilistic Thinking
IB 2001-007, UM00-04
Lee Lillard and Robert J. Willis
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Saving for Retirement: Household Bargaining and Household Net Worth
IB 2000-004, UM00-02
Shelly Lundberg and Jennifer Ward-Batts
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Marriage, Divorce, and the Work and Earning Careers of Spouses
IB 2000-003, UM99-06
Lee Lillard and Linda Waite
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Retirement and Wealth
IB 2000-002, UM99-02
Alan L. Gustman and Thomas L. Steinmeier
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2001

Imperfect Knowledge, Retirement and Saving
IB 2001-012, UM00-08
Alan L. Gustman and Thomas L. Steinmeier
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Eligibility for Social Security Disability Insurance
IB 2001-011, UM00-06
Olivia S. Mitchell and John W. R. Phillips
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2000

Health Limitations and Early Retirement
IB 2000-Q2, UM99-Q2
John Bound, Michael Schoenbaum and Timothy A. Waidmann
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Personal Accounts and Social Security Reform
IB 2000-Q1, UM99-Q1
Olivia S. Mitchell, Stephen P. Zeldes and John Geanakoplos
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Retirement Responses to Early Social Security Benefit Reductions
IB 2000-006, UM99-01
Olivia S. Mitchell and John W. R. Phillips
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How Effective Is Redistribution Under The Social Security Benefit Formula?
IB 2000-005, UM99-04
Alan L. Gustman and Thomas L. Steinmeier
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