2017

Exploring the Social Security Benefit Implications of Same-Sex Marriage

rb377, UM17-07

Same-sex marriage became legal nationwide in the United States on June 26, 2015. Federal legalization of same-sex marriage expands the pool of individuals potentially eligible for spousal Social Security benefits to the estimated 4 percent of the population that is…

A Review of U.S. Federal and State Means-Tested Programs

rb376, UM17-Q1

Characteristics of Second-career Occupations: A Review and Synthesis

rb375, UM17-Q2

This study is a literature review of research related to the characteristics of second careers undertaken after mid-life. There is a significant lack of literature directly on this topic, so we draw substantially from the literatures about retirement, bridge jobs,…

Exploring the Risks and Consequences of Elder Fraud Victimization: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study

rb374, UM17-16

The Reintroduction of the Social Security Statement and its Effect on Social Security Expectations, Retirement Savings, and Labor Supply across the Age Distribution

rb373, UM17-05

The Effect of Physical and Cognitive Decline at Older Ages on Work and Retirement: Evidence from Occupational Job Demands and Job Mismatch

rb372, UM17-10

Marriage-related Policies in an Estimated Life-cycle Model of Households’ Labor Supply and Savings for Two Cohorts

rb371, UM17-01

The Effect of Affordable Care Act Medicaid Expansion on Post-Displacement Labor Supply among the Near-Elderly

rb370, UM17-17

Long-Term Effects of Leaving Military Service in a Weak Economy

rb369, UM17-09

Parents with an Unemployed Adult Child: Labor Supply, Consumption, and Savings Effects

rb368, UM17-18