#EconomicsOfAgeing – Working papers (#RePEc, 20/05/2014)


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Sélection de working papers sur les aspects économiques de la démographie:

Looking back in anger? Retirement and unemployment scarring
Clemens Hetschko, Andreas Knabe and Ronnie Schöb 
Free University Berlin, School of Business & Econo…
Keywords: unemployment scarring,life satisfaction,retirement
JEL-code: I31 J26

Sliding down the U-shape? An investigation of the age-well-being relationship, with a focus on young adults
Alan T. Piper 
University Library of Munich, Germany
Keywords: Life Satisfaction, Aging, Young People, Dynamic Panel Analysis
JEL-code: C23 I31 J13

Reaching the Underserved Elderly and Working Poor in SNAP: Evaluation Findings from the Fiscal Year 2009 Pilots
Jacqueline Kauff, Lisa Dragoset, Elizabeth Clary, Elizabeth Laird, Libby Makowsky and Emily Samaa-Miller 
Mathematica Policy Research
Keywords: SNAP, Access, Elderly, Working poor, outreach, application assistance, participation
JEL-code: I0 I1

Job insecurity, employability, and health: An analysis for Germany across generations
Steffen Otterbach and Alfonso Sousa-Poza 
University of Hohenheim, Center for Research on In…
Keywords: job insecurity,employment,employability,well-being,health,Germany
JEL-code: J21 J22

The Sooner The Better – The Welfare Effects of the Retirement Age Increase Under Various Pension Schemes
Marcin Bielecki, Karolina Goraus, Jan Hagemejer and Joanna Tyrowicz 
Faculty of Economic Sciences, University of Warsaw
Keywords: pension system, defined benefit, NDC, retirement age, pension system reform, welfare
JEL-code: C68 E17 E25 J11 J24 H55 D72

Too Old To Work, Too Young To Retire?
Andrea Ichino, Guido Schwerdt, Rudolf Winter-Ebmer and Josef Zweimüller 
Sciences Po

#Ageing – Working papers (#RePEc, 14/05/2014)


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Sélection de working papers sur les aspects économiques du vieillissement de la population:

Unemployment and Mortality: Evidence from the PSID
Timothy Halliday 
University of Hawaii at Manoa, Department of Econo…
Keywords: Recessions, Mortality, Health, Aggregation, Unemployment
JEL-code: I0 I12 J1

The Graying of Academia Will It Reduce Scientific Productivity?

Wolfgang Stroebe 
Center for Research in Economics, Management and t…
Keywords: academic productivity; scientific achievement; age discrimination; creative potential

Fertility decisions and pension reforms. Evidence from natural experiments in Italy
Francesco Billari and Vincenzo Galasso 
USI Università della Svizzera italiana
Keywords: old-age security, quantity-quality trade-off, public pension systems, fertility, altruism
JEL-code: H55 J13 D64

Why Don’t Lower-Income Individuals Have Pensions?
April Y. Wu, Matthew S. Rutledge and Jacob Penglase 
Center for Retirement Research

How to Improve Israel’s Health-care System
Philip Hemmings 
OECD Publishing
Keywords: health care, primary care, life expectancy, doctors, nurses, physicians, Israel, preventative care, …
JEL-code: H75 I11 I13 I14 I18

Projections of Ageing Migrant populations in France: 2008-2028
Jean-Louis Rallu 
Institut National d’Études Démographiques (INED)

Did the Intergenerational Solidarity Pact increase the employment rate of the elderly in Belgium? A macro-econometric evaluation
SMITH Catherine 
Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Rech…
JEL-code: J21 J26 H53 E32

The « Second Dividend » and the Demographic Structure
Pierre-André Jouvet and Frédéric Gonand 
Paris Dauphine University
Keywords: Energy transition; intergenerational redistribution; overlapping generations; double dividend; gener…
JEL-code: D58 D63 E62 L7 Q28 Q43

Can formal home care reduce the burden of informal care for elderly dependents? Evidence from France
Andreas Goltz and Louis Arnault 
Paris Dauphine University
Keywords: Long-term Care; Informal Care; Formal Care; Elderly;
JEL-code: C34 I12 J14

10 Formal and Informal Social Protection in Iraq
Hillary Johnson and Najat El Mekkaoui de Freitas 
Paris Dauphine University
Keywords: Iraq; Social protection; formal and informal insurance; risk coping mechanisms;
JEL-code: O53 O17 I38 D10 D81

11 Economias de Escala e Escopo na Previdência Complementar Fechada Brasileira 
Marcelo Caetano 
Instituto de Pesquisa Econômica Aplicada – IPEA

#EconomicsOfAgeing – Working papers (#RePEc, 17/04/2014)


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The transmission of longevity across generations: The case of the settler Cape Colony
Patrizio Piraino, Sean Muller, Jeanne Cilliers and Johan Fourie 
Southern Africa Labour and Development Research Un…
Keywords: intergenerational mobility; longevity
JEL-code: J62 N37
Created/Revised: 2013Downloads

Conceptual Framework of the active ageing policies in employment in Czech Republic
Lucie Vidoviæová 
CASE-Center for Social and Economic Research
Keywords: Older workers, Labour market, Lifelong learning, Active ageing, Good practice, Czech Republic, Paid …
JEL-code: H55 H75 M12 M50
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Life Insurance and Pension Contracts I: The Time Additive Life Cycle Model
Knut K. Aase 
Department of Business and Management Science, Nor…
Keywords: The life cycle model; pension insurance; optimal life insurance; longevity risk; the horizon problem…
JEL-code: D91
Created/Revised: 2014-03-25Downloads

Measuring Adequacy of Retirement Savings
John Burnett, Kevin Davis, Carsten Murawski, Roger Wilkins and Nicholas Wilkinson 
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social…
Keywords: Retirement savings, financial literacy, life-cycle consumption and savings, household finance
JEL-code: D14 D91 P46
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Multidimensionality of Longitudinal Data: Unlocking the Age-Happiness Puzzle
Ning Li 
Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social…
Keywords: Life satisfaction, cohort, ageing, OLS, individual fixed effects, between-person variation, within-p…
JEL-code: I31 C10 C80
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Communicating Judicial Retirement
Alvaro Eduardo Bustos and Tonja Jacobi 
Instituto de Economia. Pontificia Universidad Cató…
JEL-code: K10 K30 K40
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

Impact du reste à charge sur le volume d’heures d’aide à domicile utilisé par les bénéficiaires de l’APA
Cécile Bourreau-Dubois, Agnès Gramain, Helen Lim and Jingyue Xing 
Université Panthéon-Sorbonne (Paris 1), Centre d’E…
Keywords: Price-elasticity, income-elasticity, long-term care.
JEL-code: D12 I18 H42 H71
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Does the Size of the Effect of Adverse Events at High Ages on Daily-Life Physical Functioning Depend on the Economic Conditions Around Birth?
Robert Scholte, Gerard J. van den Berg, Maarten Lindeboom and Dorly J. H. Deeg 
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Keywords: functional limitations, long-run effects, business cycle, panel data, health, bereavement, chronic d…
JEL-code: I12 C33 J14
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Why is Old Workers’ Labor Market More Volatile? Unemployment Fluctuations over the Life-Cycle
Jean-Olivier Hairault, François Langot and Thepthida Sopraseuth 
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Keywords: search, matching, business cycle, life-cycle
JEL-code: E32 J11 J23
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

10 Effects of Stress on Economic Decision-Making: Evidence from Laboratory Experiments
Liam Delaney, Günther Fink and Colm P. Harmon 
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Keywords: stress, financial decisions, discounting, risk aversion, learning
JEL-code: D91 I31
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

11 The Role of Coresidency with Adult Children in the Labor Force Participation Decisions of Older Men and Women in China
Rachel Connelly, Margaret Maurer-Fazio and Dandan Zhang 
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Keywords: labor force participation, elders, China, retirement, coresidency, rural and urban, living arrangeme…
JEL-code: J14 J26 J11 J12 J13 J16 J22 O15 O53 P23 R23
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

12 Roadblocks on the Road to Grandma’s House: Fertility Consequences of Delayed Retirement
Erich Battistin, Michele De Nadai and Mario Padula 
Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Keywords: fertility, informal child care, pension reforms
JEL-code: J08 J13 H42
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

13 Social Security and the Interactions Between Aggregate and Idiosyncratic Risk
Daniel Harenberg and Alexander Ludwig 
University of Cologne, Department of Economics
Keywords: social security, idiosyncratic risk, aggregate risk, welfare
JEL-code: C68 E27 E62 G12 H55
Created/Revised: 2014-03-20Downloads

14 Labor Market Outcomes of Informal Care Provision in Japan
Hiroyuki Yamada and Satoshi Shimizutani 
Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaka…
Keywords: Informal care, Caregiver, Long-term care insurance, Labor supply, Japan
JEL-code: J22 I11
Created/Revised: 2014-04Downloads

#EconomicsOfAgeing – Working papers (#RePEc, 31/03/2014)


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Les enjeux du vieillissement de la force de travail
Université catholique de Louvain, Institut de Rech…
Created/Revised: 2014-03-13Downloads

Not so modest: Pension benefits for full-career state government employees
Andrew Biggs 
American Enterprise Institute
Keywords: retirement income,pension reform,Pension plans,Government employees
JEL-code: A H
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

How Old Are the Teachers?
OECD Publishing
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

The Share of Nonprofit and For-profit Organizations in the Quasi-market: An Analysis of the Long-term Care Services Market in Japan
Junyi Shen, Nobuko Kanaya and Hiromasa Takahashi 
Research Institute for Economics & Business Admini…
Keywords: quasi market, long-term care insurance system, nonprofit organization(NPO), market competition, elde…
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

Helping Ontarians Save for Retirement: How the Province Could Adapt the Canada Supplementary Pension Plan
Keith Ambachtsheer 
C.D. Howe Institute
Keywords: Governance and Public Institutions, Pension Papers
JEL-code: H55 H75 J32Downloads

Social security and economic integration
Lionel ARTIGE, Antoine DEDRY and Pierre PESTIEAU 
Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Opera…
Keywords: economic union, pension, retirement age, social security
JEL-code: H2 F42 J26
Created/Revised: 2014-03-12Downloads

Subjective Life Expectancy
Nicky Nicholls and Alexander Zimper 
University of Pretoria, Department of Economics
Keywords: Health Retirement Study, Undersaving, Oversaving, Cumulative Prospect Theory, Likelihood Insensitivi…
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

The Consumption and Wealth Effects of an Unanticipated Change in Lifetime Resources
Tullio Jappelli and Mario Padula 
Centre for Studies in Economics and Finance (CSEF)…
Keywords: Severance Pay, Consumption, Wealth Accumulation
JEL-code: D12 D91 E21
Created/Revised: 2014-03-05Downloads

Do Longevity Expectations Influence Retirement Plans?
Mashfiqur R. Khan, Matthew S. Rutledge and April Y. Wu 
Center for Retirement Research
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

10 Can Formal Elderly Care Stimulate Female Labor Supply? The Japanese Experience
Shinya Sugawara and Jiro Nakamura 
CIRJE, Faculty of Economics, University of Tokyo
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

11 Demographic transitions in Europe and the world
Frans J. Willekens 
Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Ros…
Keywords: demographic transition
JEL-code: J1 Z0
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

12 Optimal Redistributive Pensions and the Cost of Self-Control
Pier-André Bouchard St-Amant and Jean-Denis Garon 
Keywords: Taxation, Redistribution, Pensions, Self-control
JEL-code: H55 H21 D03
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

13 A formal investigation of inequalities in health behaviours after the age 50 on the island of Ireland
Eibhlin Hudson, David Madden and Irene Mosca 
Geary Institute, University College Dublin
Keywords: inequality; health behaviours; older adults; Republic of Ireland; Northern Ireland
JEL-code: I14 J14
Created/Revised: 2014-03-13Downloads

14 Health care and social care: complements, substitutes and attributes
John Wildman and Peter McMeekin 
University Library of Munich, Germany
Keywords: Ageing population, health production, attributes, complements and substitutes, market failure
JEL-code: I1 I11 I12 J14
Created/Revised: 2014-03-18Downloads

15 The U.K.’s Ambitious New Retirement Savings Initiative
Steven A. Sass 
Center for Retirement Research
Created/Revised: 2014-03Downloads

16 Critical illness insurance in life cycle portfolio problems
Lorenz S. Schendel 
Center of Excellence SAFE – Sustainable Architectu…
Keywords: Health shocks,Health expenses,Labor income risk,Stochastic mortality risk,Portfolio choice
JEL-code: D91 G11 I13
Created/Revised: 2014Downloads

#EconomicsOfAgeing – Working papers (#RePEc, 21/03/2014)


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Is there a retirement consumption puzzle in Japan? Evidence based on panel data on households in the agricultural sector 

Technology Adoption and Demographic Change 

Studying the Socio-Economics of Ageing using Social Accounting and Socio-Demographic Matrices. An application to Portugal 

Job Search and the Age-Inequality Profile 

Are Smarter People Better Samaritans? Effect of Cognitive Abilities on Pro-Social Behaviors

Unemployment and the Retirement Decisions of Older Workers 

The Effects of Medicare on Medical Expenditure Risk and Financial Strain

#Development – Working papers (#RePEc, 21/03/2014)


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Resistance to the Regulation of Common Resources in Rural Tunisia 

The impact of early childhood education on early achievement gaps: evidence from the Indonesia early childhood education and development (ECED) project 

The Livelihood Effects of Industrialization on Displaced Households: Evidence from Falta Special Economic Zone 

Impact of intermittent screening and treatment for malaria among school children in Kenya: a cluster randomized trial 

Economic growth and crime against small and medium sized enterprises in developing economies

Remittances and Child Labour in Africa: Evidence from Burkina Faso 

Empowering Women: The Effect of Schooling on Young Women’s Knowledge and Use of Contraception 

The Missing « Missing Middle »