NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Public Policy and Retirement, Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar (TAPES)

Sören Blomquist and Roger Gordon, organizers

Conference held June 12-14, 2006
Published in November 2007 by Journal of Public Economics, Volume 91, issue 10 (Elsevier Science Publishers)

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Table of Contents

Introduction: Sören Blomquist, Roger Gordon (p. 1875 - 1877) (bibliographic info)
1. Public Pension Programmes and the Retirement of Married Couples in Denmark: Paul Bingley, Gauthier Lanot (p. 1878 - 1901) (bibliographic info)
2. Labor Market Shocks and Retirement: Do Government Programs Matter?: Courtney C. Coile, Phillip B. Levine (p. 1902 - 1919) (bibliographic info)
3. Employer Matching and 401(k) Saving: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study: Gary V. Engelhardt, Anil Kumar (p. 1920 - 1943) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
4. The Choice between an Annuity and a Lump Sum: Results from Swiss Pension Funds: Monika Bütler, Federica Teppa (p. 1944 - 1966) (bibliographic info)
5. Why Is the Market or Long-term Care Insurance So Small?: Jeffrey R. Brown, Amy Finkelstein (p. 1967 - 1991) (bibliographic info)
6. Individual Account Investment Options and Portfolio Choice: Behavioral Lessons from 401(k) Plans: Jeffrey R. Brown, Nellie Liang, Scott Weisbenner (p. 1992 - 2013) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
7. The Tradeoff between Mortgage Prepayments and Tax-deferred Retirement Savings: Gene Amromin, Jennifer Huang, Clemens Sialm (p. 2014 - 2040) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
8. Voting over Type and Generosity of a Pension System When Some Individuals Are Myopic: Helmuth Cremer, Philippe De Donder, Dario Maldonado, Pierre Pestieau (p. 2041 - 2061) (bibliographic info)
9. Defined Contribution Plans, Defined Benefit Plans, and the Accumulation of Retirement Wealth: James Poterba, Joshua Rauh, Steven Venti, David Wise (p. 2062 - 2086) (bibliographic info) (Working Paper version)
 
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