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

By David A. Wise

This quantity provides leading edge learn on problems with significance to the health and wellbeing of older individuals: exertions marketplace habit, well-being care, housing and dwelling preparations, and saving and wealth.

Specific themes comprise the impression of work industry rigidities at the employment of older employees; the impression on retirement of the supply of continuation insurance merits; and the impression of the potential cost process (PPS) on emerging Medicare expenditures. additionally thought of are the results of well-being and wealth on residing association judgements; the inducement 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 reports use simulations that describe the consequences of stylized monetary types of habit one of the aged. This well timed quantity might be of curiosity to a person curious about the economics of aging.

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