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

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

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Topics in the economics of aging
Title
Topics in the economics of aging
Statement of responsibility
edited by David A. Wise
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The original essays and commentary in this volume?the third in a series reporting the results of the NBER Economics of Aging Program?address issues that are of particular importance to the well-being of individuals as they age and to a society at large that is composed increasingly of older persons. The contributors examine social security reform, including an analysis of the Japanese system; present the startling finding that the vast majority of people choose the wrong accumulation strategies for their pension plans; explore the continuing consequences of the decline in support of parents by
Member of
Dewey number
305.2/6/0973
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
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  • Wise, David A
  • National Bureau of Economic Research
Series statement
National Bureau of Economic Research project report
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  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Old age
  • Old age
  • Retirement
  • Retirement
Label
Topics in the economics of aging, edited by David A. Wise, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Papers presented at a conference held in Carefree, Arizona, Apr. 5-7, 1990
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Three models of retirement : computational complexity versus predictive validity / Robin L. Lumsdaine, James H. Stock, and David A. Wise. Comment / Sylvester J. Schieber -- Stocks, bonds, and pension wealth / Thomas E. MaCurdy and John B. Shoven. Comment / Jonathan S. Skinner -- Health, children, and elderly living arrangements : a multiperiod-multinomial probit model with unobserved heterogeneity and autocorrelated errors / Axel Börsch-Supan [and others]. Comment / Steven F. Venti -- The provision of time to the elderly by their children / Axel Börsch-Supan [and others]. Comment / Konrad Stahl -- Wealth depletion and life-cycle consumption by the elderly / Michael D. Hurd. Comment / Lee A. Lillard
  • Patterns of aging in Thailand and Côte d'Ivoire / Angus Deaton and Christina H. Paxson. Comment / Fumio Hayashi -- Changing the Japanese social security system from pay as you go to actuarially fair / Tatsuo Hatta and Noriyoshi Oguchi. Comment / Edward P. Lazear -- Payment source and episodes of institutionalization / Alan M. Garber and Thomas E. MaCurdy. Comment / Paul J. Gertler -- Incentive regulation of nursing homes : specification tests of the Markov model / Edward C. Norton. Comment / Sherwin Rosen
Control code
ocn560662944
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 315 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226903347
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560662944
Label
Topics in the economics of aging, edited by David A. Wise, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Papers presented at a conference held in Carefree, Arizona, Apr. 5-7, 1990
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Color
multicolored
Contents
  • Three models of retirement : computational complexity versus predictive validity / Robin L. Lumsdaine, James H. Stock, and David A. Wise. Comment / Sylvester J. Schieber -- Stocks, bonds, and pension wealth / Thomas E. MaCurdy and John B. Shoven. Comment / Jonathan S. Skinner -- Health, children, and elderly living arrangements : a multiperiod-multinomial probit model with unobserved heterogeneity and autocorrelated errors / Axel Börsch-Supan [and others]. Comment / Steven F. Venti -- The provision of time to the elderly by their children / Axel Börsch-Supan [and others]. Comment / Konrad Stahl -- Wealth depletion and life-cycle consumption by the elderly / Michael D. Hurd. Comment / Lee A. Lillard
  • Patterns of aging in Thailand and Côte d'Ivoire / Angus Deaton and Christina H. Paxson. Comment / Fumio Hayashi -- Changing the Japanese social security system from pay as you go to actuarially fair / Tatsuo Hatta and Noriyoshi Oguchi. Comment / Edward P. Lazear -- Payment source and episodes of institutionalization / Alan M. Garber and Thomas E. MaCurdy. Comment / Paul J. Gertler -- Incentive regulation of nursing homes : specification tests of the Markov model / Edward C. Norton. Comment / Sherwin Rosen
Control code
ocn560662944
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (ix, 315 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780226903347
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)560662944

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