Session 94:
Trends in Poverty and Wellbeing of the Elderly

Friday, March 30
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Belasco
5th floor

Chair: Michael Hurd, RAND
Discussant: Susann Rohwedder, RAND

  1. The Most Important Graph in the World: U.S. Life Cycle Deficits, 1888-2003Gretchen Donehower, University of California, Berkeley

  2. Cohort Differences in Wealth and Pension Participation of Near-RetireesHoward Iams, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA); Irena Dushi, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA)

  3. The Effect of Childlessness on the Economic Status of EldersRobert D. Plotnick, University of Washington

  4. Will Competing Objectives in Germany's Pension and Labor Market Policies Harm Women's Material Well-Being at Old Age?Anika Rasner, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Marjorie McElroy, Duke University

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