Household Propensities to Plan for Retirement: A Life Cycle Analysis

Technological Progress and Worker Productivity at Different Ages

Why Not Retire? The Time and Timing Costs of Market Work

Retirement ages among older Americans have only recently begun to increase after their precipitous fifty-year decline. Early retirement may result from incentives provided by retirement systems; but it may also result from the rigidities imposed by market work schedules. Using…

Retirement, Saving, Benefit Claiming and Solvency Under a Partial System of Voluntary Personal Accounts

This paper is based on an econometric model of retirement and saving, estimated with data for a sample of married men in the Health and Retirement Study. The model simulates how various features of a system of personal Social Security…


Using a Structural Retirement Model to Simulate Effects of Changes to the OASDI and Medicare Programs

Saving Shortfalls and Continued Work: Some Initial Results

On the Potential for Pareto Improving Social Security Reform with Second-Best Taxes

Life-Cycle Saving in Dual Earner Households

Obesity, Disability, and Movement Onto the DI Rolls

Changes in Consumption and Activities in Retirement