Advances in the Economics of Aging (National Bureau of by David A. Wise

By David A. Wise

This quantity provides cutting edge study on problems with value to the health and wellbeing of older folks: hard work marketplace habit, overall healthiness care, housing and residing preparations, and saving and wealth.

Specific subject matters contain the impact of work industry rigidities at the employment of older staff; the influence on retirement of the supply of continuation insurance merits; and the impression of the possible fee method (PPS) on emerging Medicare bills. additionally thought of are the results of healthiness and wealth on residing association judgements; the motivation results of employer-provided pension plans; the measure of substitution among 401(k) plans and different employer-provided retirement saving preparations; and the level to which housing wealth determines how a lot the aged store and consume.

Two ultimate experiences use simulations that describe the results of stylized financial versions of habit one of the aged. This well timed quantity can be of curiosity to someone eager about the economics of aging.

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