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Title Investigations in the economics of aging [electronic resource] / edited by David A. Wise.

Imprint Chicago ; London : University of Chicago Press, 2012.

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Description ix, 388 p. : ill.
Series A National Bureau of Economic Research conference report
National Bureau of Economic Research conference report.
Note Papers presented at a conference held in Carefree, Arizona, in May 2011.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Contents Financing retirement -- Were they prepared for retirement? : financial status at advanced ages in the HRS and AHEAD cohorts / James M. Poterba, Steven F. Venti, and David A. Wise ; comment, David Laibson -- Economic preparation for retirement / Michael D. Hurd and Susann Rohwedder ; comment, Robert J. Willis -- How well are Social Security recipients protected from inflation? / Gopi Shah Goda, John B. Shoven, and Sita Nataraj Slavov ; comment, Michael D. Hurd -- The availability and utilization of 401(k) loans / John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, and Brigitte C. Madrian ; comment: Gopi Shah Goda -- Health and health care -- Dimensons of health in the elderly population / David M. Cutler and Mary Beth Landrum ; comment, David R. Weir -- The value of progress against cancer in the elderly / Jay Bhattacharya, Alan M. Garber, Matthew Miller, and Daniella Perlroth ; comment, Amitabh Chandra -- Self reported disability and reference groups / Arthur van Soest, Tatiana Andreyeva, Arie Kapteyn, and James P. Smith ; comment, David M. Cutler -- "Healthy, wealthy and wise?" revisited : an analysis of the causal pathways from socioeconomic status to health / Till Stowasser, Florian Heiss, Daniel McFadden, and Joachim Winter ; comment, Robert J. Willis -- Childhood health and differences in late-life health outcomes between England and the United States / James Banks, Zoe Oldfield, and James P. Smith ; comment, Amitabh Chandra -- The financial crisis and the well-being of America / Angus Deaton ; comment, Daniel McFadden.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Aging -- Economic aspects -- United States -- Congresses.
Retirees -- Economic conditions -- 21st century -- Congresses.
Older people -- Medical care -- United States -- Costs -- Congresses.
Older people -- Health and hygiene -- United States -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Wise, David A.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780226903132 (cloth)
0226903133 (cloth)
9780226903163 (e-book)

 
    
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