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ALL TIME TOP PAPERS for all papers in this SSRN eLibrary subject area
2 Jan 1997 through 26 Jan 2015

Rank Downloads Paper Title
1 7,093 Reducing Retirement Risk with a Rising Equity Glide-Path
Wade D. Pfau and Michael E. Kitces
The American College and The Kitces Report & Nerd's Eye View
Date posted to database: 13 Sep 2013
Last Revised: 13 Sep 2013
2 5,486 The Norway Model
David Chambers, Elroy Dimson and Antti S. Ilmanen
University of Cambridge - Judge Business School, Department of Finance & Accounting, London Business School and AQR Capital Management (Europe) LLP
Date posted to database: 4 Oct 2011
Last Revised: 11 Sep 2012
3 4,614 An Efficient Frontier for Retirement Income
Wade D. Pfau
The American College
Date posted to database: 25 Sep 2012
Last Revised: 25 Sep 2012
4 4,045 Taxing Undocumented Immigrants: Separate, Unequal and Without Representation
Francine J. Lipman
University of Nevada, Las Vegas - William S. Boyd School of Law
Date posted to database: 15 Feb 2006
Last Revised: 30 May 2008
5 3,555 How the Disciple Became the Guru
Vivek Wadhwa, Una Kim de Vitton and G. Gereffi
Center for Entrepreneurship and Research Commercialization, Pratt School of Engineering, Harvard Business School, Department of Organizational Behavior and Duke University - Department of Sociology - Director, Center on Globalization, Governance & Competitiveness
Date posted to database: 23 Jul 2008
Last Revised: 19 Aug 2008
6 3,360 Top Ten Myths of Medicare
Richard L. Kaplan
University of Illinois College of Law
Date posted to database: 18 Jul 2012
Last Revised: 3 Oct 2012
7 2,892 A Guide to Starting Social Security Benefits
Richard L. Kaplan
University of Illinois College of Law
Date posted to database: 4 Aug 2008
Last Revised: 6 Aug 2014
8 2,846 The 4% Rule - At What Price?
Jason S. Scott, William F. Sharpe and John G. Watson
Financial Engines, Inc., Stanford University - Graduate School of Business and Financial Engines, Inc.
Date posted to database: 2 Apr 2008
Last Revised: 10 Nov 2009
9 2,796 Public Pension Plan Reform: The Legal Framework
Amy Monahan
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Law
Date posted to database: 24 Mar 2010
Last Revised: 24 Mar 2010
10 2,658 Measuring Poverty
Angus Deaton
Princeton University
Date posted to database: 13 Jul 2004
Last Revised: 29 Jul 2004

RECENT TOP PAPERS for all papers first announced in the last 60 days
27 Nov 2014 through 26 Jan 2015

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1 200 The Perfect Withdrawal Amount: A Methodology for Creating Retirement Account Distribution Strategies
E. Dante Suarez, Antonio Suarez and D.T. Walz
Trinity University, Independent and Trinity University
Date posted to database: 19 Jan 2015
Last Revised: 19 Jan 2015
2 42 Social Assistance and Minimum Income Benefits: Benefit Levels, Replacement Rates and Policies Across 33 Countries, 1990-2009
Jinxian Wang and Olaf van Vliet
Leiden University - Department of Tax Law and Economics and Leiden University - Leiden Law School
Date posted to database: 8 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 8 Dec 2014
3 41 Reverse Mortgages: What Homeowners (Don’t) Know and How It Matters
Thomas Davidoff, Patrick Gerhard and Thomas Post
University of British Columbia (UBC) - Sauder School of Business, Maastricht University and Maastricht University - School of Business and Economics - Department of Finance
Date posted to database: 21 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 3 Dec 2014
4 40 Moving Towards Inclusive Education as a Human Right: An Analysis of International Legal Obligations to Implement Inclusive Education in Law and Policy
Lisa Waddington and Carly Toepke
Maastricht University and University of Lucerne
Date posted to database: 8 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 16 Dec 2014
5 38 Competing with the Dragon: Employment and Wage Effects of Chinese Trade Competition in 17 Sectors Across 18 OECD Countries
Stefan Thewissen and Olaf van Vliet
Leiden University - Department of Economics and Leiden University - Leiden Law School
Date posted to database: 28 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 9 Dec 2014
6 34 Social Determinants of Child Health: Concepts and Measures for Future Research
Kelli Komro, Scott Burris and Alexander C Wagenaar
University of Florida - Institute for Child Health Policy, Temple University - James E. Beasley School of Law and University of Florida, College of Medicine
Date posted to database: 19 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 8 Jan 2015
7 28 Multiemployer Defined Benefit Pension Plans' Liability Spillovers: Important Connections in U.S. Unionized Industries
Barbara Chambers
University of Utah
Date posted to database: 7 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 7 Dec 2014
8 26 An Empirical Perspective on Medicaid as Social Insurance
Nicole Huberfeld and Jessica L. Roberts
University of Kentucky College of Law and University of Houston Law Center
Date posted to database: 2 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 2 Dec 2014
9 23 Are Retirees Falling Short? Reconciling the Conflicting Evidence
Alicia H. Munnell, Matthew S. Rutledge and Anthony Webb
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Boston College and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
Date posted to database: 25 Nov 2014
Last Revised: 12 Dec 2014
10 22 When Do Companies Fund Their Defined Benefit Pension Plans?
Denise A. Jones
College of William and Mary - Mason School of Business
Date posted to database: 12 Dec 2014
Last Revised: 16 Dec 2014





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