Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement

David A. Wise, editor

Conference held September 26-28, 2013
Published in January 2016 by University of Chicago Press
© 2016 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series - International Social Security

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548 pages
ISBN: 0-226-26257-X

Table of Contents

Front matter, table of contents, acknowledgments: David A. Wise (bibliographic info) (download)
Introduction: Courtney Coile, Kevin Milligan, David A. Wise (p. 1 - 44) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
1. Disability Insurance Incentives and the Retirement Decision: Evidence from the United States: Courtney Coile (p. 45 - 80) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
2. Effect of Pensions and Disability Benefits on Retirement in the United Kingdom: James Banks, Carl Emmerson, Gemma Tetlow (p. 81 - 136) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
3. Option Value of Disability Insurance in Canada: Kevin Milligan, Tammy Schirle (p. 137 - 178) (bibliographic info) (download)
4. Health Status, Disability, and Retirement Incentives in Belgium: Alain Jousten, Mathieu Lefebvre, Sergio Perelman (p. 179 - 209) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
5. Health, Disability Insurance, and Labor Force Exit of Older Workers in the Netherlands: Adriaan Kalwij, Klaas de Vos, Arie Kapteyn (p. 211 - 249) (bibliographic info) (download)
6. Retirement, Early Retirement, and Disability: Explaining Labor Force Participation after Fifty-Five in France: Luc Behaghel, Didier Blanchet, Muriel Roger (p. 251 - 284) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
7. Health, Financial Incentives, and Early Retirement: Microsimulation Evidence for Germany: Hendrik Jürges, Lars Thiel, Tabea Bucher-Koenen, Johannes Rausch, Morten Schuth, Axel Börsch-Supan (p. 285 - 330) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
8. Health, Disability Insurance, and Retirement in Denmark: Paul Bingley, Nabanita Datta Gupta, Michael Jørgensen, Peder J. Pedersen (p. 331 - 368) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
9. Pathways to Retirement and the Role of Financial Incentives in Sweden: Per Johansson, Lisa Laun, Mårten Palme (p. 369 - 410) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
10. Health Status, Disability Insurance, and Incentives to Exit the Labor Force in Italy: Evidence from SHARE: Agar Brugiavini, Franco Peracchi (p. 411 - 454) (bibliographic info) (download)
11. Financial Incentives, Health, and Retirement in Spain: Pilar García-Gómez, Sergi Jiménez-Martín, Judit Vall Castelló (p. 455 - 495) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
12. Option Value of Work, Health Status, and Retirement Decisions in Japan: Evidence from the Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR): Satoshi Shimizutani, Takashi Oshio, Mayu Fujii (p. 497 - 535) (bibliographic info) (download) (Working Paper version)
List of contributors, indexes: David A. Wise (p. 537 - 548) (bibliographic info) (download)
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