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The Resource Inquiries in the economics of aging, edited by David A. Wise, (electronic resource)

Inquiries in the economics of aging, edited by David A. Wise, (electronic resource)

Label
Inquiries in the economics of aging
Title
Inquiries in the economics of aging
Statement of responsibility
edited by David A. Wise
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
For over a decade, the National Bureau of Economic Research has sponsored the Economics of Aging Program, under the direction of David A. Wise. The program addresses issues that affect the well-being of individuals as they age and a society that is composed increasingly of older people. Within the next twenty years, an unprecedented proportion of Americans will be over sixty-five. New research in the economics of aging is an essential element of understanding what the future holds for this aging population. Inquiries in the Economics of Aging presents both empirical papers that consider questi
Member of
Dewey number
305.26
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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Wise, David A
Series statement
National Bureau of Economic Research project report
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  • Older people
  • Health insurance
  • Retirement
  • Medical economics
Label
Inquiries in the economics of aging, edited by David A. Wise, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"This volume consists of papers presented at a conference held at Carefree, Arizona, in May 1995"--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Caring for the elderly
  • Kathleen McGarry
  • Measuring poverty among the elderly
  • Angus Deaton and Christina Paxson
  • Covariance structure of mortality rates in hospitals
  • Douglas Staiger
  • Household wealth of the elderly under alternative imputation procedures
  • Hilary Hoynes, Michael Hurd, and Harish Chand
  • Subjective survival curves and life cycle behavior
  • Michael Hurd, Daniel McFadden, and Li Gan
  • Insurance or self-insurance?
  • Cause-specific mortality among Medicare enrollees
  • Jayanta Bhattacharya, Alan M. Garber, and Thomas E. MaCurdy
  • Matthew J. Eichner, Mark B. McClellan, and David A. Wise
  • What is technological change?
  • David M. Cutler and Mark B. McClellan
  • Lump-sum distributions from retirement saving plans
  • James M. Poterba, Steven F. Venti, and David A. Wise
  • Does Medicare eligibility affect retirement?
  • Brigitte C. Madrian and Nancy Dean Beaulieu
Control code
ocn560660697
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226903255
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560660697
Label
Inquiries in the economics of aging, edited by David A. Wise, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
"This volume consists of papers presented at a conference held at Carefree, Arizona, in May 1995"--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Caring for the elderly
  • Kathleen McGarry
  • Measuring poverty among the elderly
  • Angus Deaton and Christina Paxson
  • Covariance structure of mortality rates in hospitals
  • Douglas Staiger
  • Household wealth of the elderly under alternative imputation procedures
  • Hilary Hoynes, Michael Hurd, and Harish Chand
  • Subjective survival curves and life cycle behavior
  • Michael Hurd, Daniel McFadden, and Li Gan
  • Insurance or self-insurance?
  • Cause-specific mortality among Medicare enrollees
  • Jayanta Bhattacharya, Alan M. Garber, and Thomas E. MaCurdy
  • Matthew J. Eichner, Mark B. McClellan, and David A. Wise
  • What is technological change?
  • David M. Cutler and Mark B. McClellan
  • Lump-sum distributions from retirement saving plans
  • James M. Poterba, Steven F. Venti, and David A. Wise
  • Does Medicare eligibility affect retirement?
  • Brigitte C. Madrian and Nancy Dean Beaulieu
Control code
ocn560660697
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 336 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226903255
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560660697

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