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1.

Financial Literacy and Planning: Implications for Retirement Wellbeing

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2005-108
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
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George Washington University - Department of Accountancy and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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Downloads 2,427
2.

Financial Literacy and Retirement Planning: New Evidence from the Rand American Life Panel

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-157
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
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George Washington University - Department of Accountancy and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 1,733
3.

Financial Literacy and Retirement Preparedness: Evidence and Implications for Financial Education Programs

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2006-144
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 20 Jan 2007
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George Washington University - Department of Accountancy and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 1,262
4.

Financial Literacy and Stock Market Participation

DNB Working Paper No. 146, Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2007-162
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Sep 2007
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De Nederlandsche Bank, George Washington University - Department of Accountancy and Utrecht University - Utrecht University School of Economics

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Downloads 849
5.

Winners and Losers: 401(K) Trading and Portfolio Performance

Pension Research Council Working Paper No. 2006-26, Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-154
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 06 Nov 2006
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Research Director FINRA Foundation and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 663
6.

Preparation for Retirement, Financial Literacy and Cognitive Resources

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2008-190
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 04 Feb 2009
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New University of Lisbon - Faculdade de Economia, RAND Corporation and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
Downloads 557
7.

Estimating the Health Effects of Retirement

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. UM WP 2007-168
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
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University of Michigan and The Urban Institute
Downloads 508
8.

Money in Motion: Dynamic Portfolio Choice in Retirement

Pension Research Council Working Paper No. 2007-7, Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-152, 20th Australasian Finance & Banking Conference 2007 Paper
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 15 Feb 2007
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Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance, Goethe University Frankfurt - Finance Department, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Allianz Global Investors

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Downloads 485
9.

The Effects of Health Insurance and Self-Insurance on Retirement Behavior

FRB Chicago Working Paper No. 2001-19, Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. UM WP 2007-170
Number of pages: 90 Posted: 09 Jan 2002
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Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond
Downloads 389
10.

Financial Literacy Among the Young

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2008-191
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Sep 2009
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George Washington University - Department of Accountancy, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 337
11.

Global Aging: Issues, Answers, More Questions

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2004-084
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 13 Feb 2008
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Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA)
Downloads 317
12.

The Inattentive Participant: Portfolio Trading Behavior in 401(K) Plans

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2006-115
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Feb 2008
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Research Director FINRA Foundation, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 295
13.

Personality, Lifetime Earnings, and Retirement Wealth

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2010-235
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 18 Nov 2010
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University of Pennsylvania - Department of Psychology and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR)
Downloads 221
14.

Planning and Financial Literacy: How Do Women Fare?

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No., WP 2006-136
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 17 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2011
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George Washington University - Department of Accountancy and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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Downloads 203
15.

Baby Boomer Retirement Security: The Roles of Planning, Financial Literacy, and Housing Wealth

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2006-114
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 19 Feb 2008
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George Washington University - Department of Accountancy and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

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Downloads 201
16.

The German Public Pension System: How it Was, How it Will Be

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2003-041
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 10 Feb 2008
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Max Planck Society for the Advancement of the Sciences - Munich Center for the Economics of Aging (MEA) and University of Mannheim - Mannheim Research Institute for the Economics of Aging (MEA)

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Downloads 199
17.

Children and Household Wealth

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-158
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
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University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
Downloads 194
18.

Vocational Rehabilitation on the Road to Social Security Disability: Longitudinal Statistics from Matched Administrative Data

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2012-269
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 25 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2016
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Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Downloads 194
19.

Health and Wealth in a Life Cycle Model

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2010-224
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Nov 2010 Last Revised: 24 May 2011
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University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
Downloads 181
20.

Obesity, Disability, and Movement Onto the Disability Insurance Rolls

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2004-089
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 14 Feb 2008
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Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM) and Cornell University - College of Human Ecology, Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM)
Downloads 169
21.

The Impact of Health Status and Out-of-Pocket Medical Expenditures on Annuity Valuation

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2004-086
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 14 Feb 2008
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affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 169
22.

Deferred Annuities and Strategic Asset Allocation

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2008-178
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Oct 2008
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Goethe University Frankfurt - Department of Finance and Goethe University Frankfurt - Finance Department
Downloads 167
23.

Are All Americans Saving 'Optimally' for Retirement?

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2008-189
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 04 Feb 2009
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University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
Downloads 166
24.

The Annuity Puzzle Revisited

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2003-055
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Feb 2008
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SUNY at Stony Brook University - College of Arts and Science - Department of Economics
Downloads 157
25.

Housing Wealth and Retirement Timing

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. UM WP 2007-172
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
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University of Victoria - Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Mathematica Policy Research
Downloads 155
26.

Back to Work: Expectations and Realizations of Work after Retirement

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2004-085
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 14 Feb 2008
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Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy
Downloads 152
27.

Personality and Response to the Financial Crisis

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2011-260
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 17 Feb 2012
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University of Pennsylvania - Department of Psychology and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Institute for Social Research (ISR)
Downloads 150
28.

Saving for Retirement: Household Bargaining and Household Net Worth

Claremont McKenna College Robert Day School of Economics and Finance Research Paper No. 2004-03, Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2000-004
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 04 May 2004
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University of California, Santa Barbara and Wayne State University - Department of EconomicsClaremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance
Downloads 150
29.

The Retirement-Consumption Puzzle: Anticipated and Actual Declines in Spending at Retirement

RAND Working Paper Series No. WR-242, Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No., 2004-069
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 11 Jul 2005
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RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation

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Downloads 142
30.

Wealth Shocks and Retirement Timing: Evidence from the Nineties

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2002-027
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 31 Jan 2008
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University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Mathematica Policy Research
Downloads 132
31.

Who Becomes a Stockholder? Expectations, Subjective Uncertainty, and Asset Allocation

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2003-039
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Feb 2008
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Central European University (CEU) - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
Downloads 132
32.

The Economic Status of Elderly Divorced Women

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2003-046
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
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Michigan State University - Department of Economics, American University - Kogod School of Business and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center
Downloads 130
33.

Modeling Lifetime Earnings Paths: Hypothetical versus Actual Workers

Boettner Center for Pensions and Retirement Research Working Paper No. BWP2004-3, Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No., WP 2004-074
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 22 Jun 2004
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and National Institutes on Aging
Downloads 129
34.

The Efficiency of Pension Plan Investment Menus: Investment Choices in Defined Contribution Pension Plans

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2008-176
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Jul 2008
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 128
35.

What Replacement Rates Should Households Use?

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2009-214
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 27 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2009
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University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
Downloads 128
36.

Comparing Retirement Wealth Trajectories on Both Sides of the Pond

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2015-333
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Jan 2016
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UCL, Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS), Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Institute for Fiscal Studies (IFS)

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Downloads 126
37.

Financial Risk, Retirement, Saving and Investment

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2006-130
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Feb 2008
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Dartmouth College - Department of Economics and Texas Tech University - Department of Economics and Geography
Downloads 126
38.

Discouraged Workers? Job Search Outcomes of Older Workers

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2006-133
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
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Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy and RAND Corporation
Downloads 125
39.

The Effect of Retirement Incentives on Retirement Behavior: Evidence from the Self-Employed in the United States and England

RAND Working Paper Series No. WR-528, Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-155
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 24 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2008
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University of Southern California - Sol Price School of Public Policy, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy and RAND Corporation - Santa Monica CA Offices
Downloads 125
40.

Retirement Savings Portfolio Management

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2006-138
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
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Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management and Carnegie Mellon University
Downloads 122
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How the Distribution of After-Tax Income Changed Over the 1990s Business Cycle: A Comparison of the United States, Great Britain, Germany and Japan

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2006-145, SOEPpaper No. 35
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
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Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM), Hitotsubashi University and Cornell University - Department of Economics
Downloads 119
42.

A Lifecycle Analysis of Defined Benefit Pension Plans

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2003-053
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Feb 2008
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Imperial College Business School
Downloads 114
43.

Cognition and Wealth: The Importance of Probabilistic Thinking

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2001-007
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
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(Deceased) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
Downloads 114
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Betting on Death and Capital Markets in Retirement: A Shortfall Risk Analysis of Life Annuities Versus Phased Withdrawal Plans

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2003-063
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
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University of Frankfurt, Goethe University Frankfurt - Finance Department and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 110
45.

Financial Capability in the United States: Consumer Decision-Making and the Role of Social Security

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2010-226
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Nov 2010
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George Washington University - Department of Accountancy
Downloads 110
46.

How Financial Literacy and Impatience Shape Retirement Wealth and Investment Behaviors

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2010-233
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 17 Nov 2010
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Brown University and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 110
47.

Enhancing the Quality of Data on the Measurement of Income and Wealth

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-151
Number of pages: 117 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
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affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, RAND Corporation, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and RAND Corporation
Downloads 109
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Life-Cycle Models: Lifetime Earnings and the Timing of Retirement

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-165
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
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University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
Downloads 108
49.

Subjective Survival Probabilities in the Health and Retirement Study: Systematic Biases and Predictive Validity

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2007-159
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
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Michigan State University
Downloads 107
50.

Marriage, Divorce and the Work and Earning Careers of Spouses

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2000-003
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2009
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(Deceased) and University of Chicago
Downloads 106