The US Dept of Labor announces the DOL Scholars Program Competition, which runs from 08/13-04/14, for faculty who wish to conduct research studies related to DOL policies and programs. More information.
John Laitner and Dan Silverman published an article in the August 2012 issue of the Journal of Public Economics that demonstrates how changes in the OASI payroll tax could encourage working longer. See a press release about the article.
The University of Michigan Retirement Research Center is funded through a cooperative agreement with the Social Security Administration as part of its Retirement Research Consortium.