2001

Cognition and Wealth: The Importance of Probabilistic Thinking

WP 2001-007, UM00-04

This paper utilizes a large set of subjective probability questions from the Health and Retirement Survey to construct an index measuring the precision of probabilistic beliefs (PPB) and relates this index to household choices about the riskiness of their portfolios…

Imperfect Knowledge, Retirement and Saving

IB 2001-012, UM00-08

Eligibility for Social Security Disability Insurance

IB 2001-011, UM00-06

Stochastic Rates of Return for Social Security under Various Policy Scenarios

Cognition and Wealth: The Importance of Probabilistic Thinking

Eligibility for Social Security Disability Insurance

Imperfect Knowledge, Retirement, and Saving

Modeling the Macroeconomic Implications of Social Security Reform

The Welfare Implications of Increasing DI Benefit Generosity

How Exits from the Labor Force or Death Impact Household Income