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Research findings in the economics of aging

Title
Research findings in the economics of aging [electronic resource] / edited by David A. Wise.
Publication
Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, c2010.

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Wise, David A.
Description
1 online resource (xi, 495 p.) : ill., charts.
Series Statement
National Bureau of Economic Research conference report
Uniform Title
  • Research findings in the economics of aging (Online)
  • National Bureau of Economic Research conference report.
Subject
Genre/Form
Electronic books.
Bibliography (note)
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
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  • Access restricted to authorized users.
Contents
Disability, work and retirement -- New age thinking: alternative ways of measuring age, their relationship to labor force participation, government policies, and GDP / John B. Shoven -- Comment / Erzo F. P. Luttmer -- Work disability: the effects of demography, health, and disability insurance / Axel Börsch-Supan -- Comment / Robert J. Willis -- Labor market status and transitions during the pre-retirement years: learning from international differences / Arie Kapteyn, James P. Smith, Arthur van Soest, and James Banks -- Comment / Michael Hurd -- Education and disability -- The education gradient in old age disability / David M. Cutler and Adriana Lleras-Muney -- Comment / Anne Case -- Social interactions and smoking / David M. Cutler and Edward L. Glaeser -- Comment / Arie Kapteyn -- Education and the prevalence of pain / Steven J. Atlas and Jonathan Skinner -- Economic circumstances and health -- Aging and death under a dollar a day / Abhijit V. Banerjee and Esther Duflo -- Comment / Amitabh Chandra and Heidi Williams -- What's past is prologue: the impact of early life health and circumstance on health in old age / Anne Case -- Comment / James P. Smith -- Income, aging, health and well-being around the world: evidence from the gallup world poll / Angus Deaton -- Comment / Amitabh Chandra and Heidi Williams -- Retirement saving -- The rise of 401(k) plans, lifetime earnings, and wealth at retirement / James M. Poterba, Steven F. Venti, and David A. Wise -- Comment / Robert J. Willis -- The impact of employer matching on savings plan participation under automatic enrollment / John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, and Brigitte C. Madrian -- Comment / Daniel McFadden -- Housing price volatility and downsizing in later life / James Banks, Richard Blundell, Zoë Oldfied, and James P. Smith -- Comment / Steven F. Venti -- Medicare -- The narrowing dispersion of Medicare expenditures 1997-2005 / Jay Bhattacharya, Alan Garber, and Thomas Macurdy -- Comment / Jonathan Skinner -- Mind the gap! consumer perceptions and choices of Medicare Part D prescription drug plans / Florian Heiss, Daniel McFadden, and Joachim Winter -- Comment / Amy Finkelstein.
LCCN
2009021117
Title
Research findings in the economics of aging [electronic resource] / edited by David A. Wise.
Imprint
Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, c2010.
Series
National Bureau of Economic Research conference report
National Bureau of Economic Research conference report.
Bibliography
Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Access
Access restricted to authorized users.
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Wise, David A.
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