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 future health of older people: hard work industry habit, wellbeing and fitness care, housing and dwelling preparations, and saving and wealth.

Specific issues contain the impact of work marketplace rigidities at the employment of older employees; the influence on retirement of the provision of continuation assurance merits; and the impact of the potential fee procedure (PPS) on emerging Medicare charges. additionally thought of are the consequences of future health and wealth on dwelling 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 retailer and consume.

Two ultimate experiences use simulations that describe the results of stylized fiscal versions of habit one of the aged. This well timed quantity should be of curiosity to a person keen on the economics of aging.

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