2015 American Working Conditions Survey: First Findings
Nicole Maestas, Kathleen Mullen, David Powell, Jeffrey B. Wenger and Till M. von Wachter
Means Testing Social Security: Modeling and Policy Analysis
Rafal Chomik, John Piggott, Alan D. Woodland, George Kudrna and Cagri Kumru
A Note on Resource Testing and Temptation
Cagri Kumru, John Piggott and Athanasios C. Thanopoulos
How Well Does the Australian Aged Pension Provide Social Insurance?
Emily Dabbs and Cagri Kumru
Means Testing of Public Pensions: The Case of Australia
The Retirement and Social Security Benefit Claiming of U.S. Military Retirees
David Knapp, Beth Asch, James Hosek and Michael Mattock
What's NewNow accepting proposals for the 2017 Sandell Grant and Dissertation Fellowship Program
Funded by the U.S. Social Security Administration, the annual Sandell Grant offers up to three junior scholars up to $45,000 in grants to pursue research projects in, for example, retirement income, older workers, or retirement well-being.
Also funded by SSA, the Fellowship Program awards up to three $28,000 fellowships to doctoral candidates focusing on retirement issues and enrolled in an accredited U.S. program.
The programs are administered by the Center for Retirement Research at Boston College. For more information on these opportunities and to apply, visit CRR’s website.
Deadline for both programs is January 31, 2017.Financial Security Research Symposium webcast now available
Co-hosted by the U.S. Department of Treasury and the Social Security Administration, this event featured four panels of academic, nonprofit, and governmental experts addressing issues surrounding financial preparedness and retirement security.
Link for Panel 1 slides: Assessing Financial Preparedness & Retirement Security
Link for Panel 2 slides: Understanding Social Security
Link for Panel 3 slides: Other Sources of Financial Security
Link for Panel 4 slides: Future Directions for Research
Link for keynote slides: William E. Spriggs2016 RRC Meeting slides and papers are now available online
Thank you to all who presented at and/or attended this year’s Retirement Research Consortium meeting. If you missed it, or would like to refer back to slides or summaries, they are now posted on the MRRC website. Links below.
Panel 1 slides: Health, Health Insurance, and Choice of When to Retire
Panel 2 slides: Cognitive Health
Panel 3 slides: New Ways to Insure Adequate Resources for Retirees
Panel 4 slides: Government Finances with an Aging Population
Panel 5 slides: Cohort Changes
Panel 6 slides: Household Resources in Old Age
Friday lunchtime speaker, Axel Börsch-Supan slides: “What’s up in Europe?”
Panel 7 slides: International Comparisons
Videos of the panels will be posted as soon as they are available.