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MRRC Newsletter:
Volume 9 Issue 2 - May 2008

Director's Corner
In late March, the Social Security Board of Trustees released its annual report on the financial health of the Social Security Trust Funds. Many projections remain unchanged...

MRRC Research Workshop
With unusually lovely spring weather on our side, MRRC welcomed nearly 60 researchers to its 4th annual research workshop for two days of collegial exchange...

Research Brief--Aguiar and Hurst
It is well documented that household expenditures over the lifecycle increase through middle age and then decline sharply thereafter...

Researcher Q & A
Hugo Benitez-Silva discusses his MRRC-supported research...

New Book by MRRC Researchers
The Gender Impact of Social Security Reform by Estelle James, Alejandra Cox Edwards, and Rebeca Wong. The University of Chicago Press, 2008

AARP Solutions Forum Held in D.C.
On April 29, the AARP Public Policy Institute held the first in a series of policy forums designed to open dialogue on timely and important policy matters...

Internet sites offering advice about retirement planning are increasing in number to a dizzying array. Fewer outlets provide information about employer-provided retirement plans...

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