Melissa Favreault

The Urban Institute

Senior Fellow

2100 M Street, NW

Washington, DC 20037

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

21

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Scholarly Papers (21)

Retiring Together or Working Alone: The Impact of Spousal Employment and Disability on Retirement Decisions

CRR Working Paper No. 2001-01
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Apr 2001
Richard W. Johnson and Melissa Favreault
Urban Institute - Income and Benefits Policy Center and The Urban Institute
Downloads 300 (103,573)
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Retirement, Retirement Policies, Employment, Disability

Retiring Together or Working Alone: The Impact of Spousal Employment and Disability on Retirement Decisions

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, 2001
Posted: 09 Mar 2010
Richard W. Johnson and Melissa Favreault
Urban Institute - Income and Benefits Policy Center and The Urban Institute

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Social Security Spouse and Survivor Benefits for the Modern Family

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Nov 2008
Melissa Favreault and C. Eugene Steuerle
The Urban Institute and Urban Institute
Downloads 141 (212,605)
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Social Security Spouse and Survivor Benefits for the Modern Family

Posted: 08 Mar 2010
Melissa Favreault and C. Eugene Steuerle
The Urban Institute and Urban Institute

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Interactions between Social Security Reform and the Supplemental Security Income Program for the Aged

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Paper No. 2004-02
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 May 2004
Paul S. Davies and Melissa Favreault
Government of the United States of America - Office of Research, Evaluation and Statistics and The Urban Institute
Downloads 103 (267,859)
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Employment, Social Security, and Future Retirement Outcomes for Single Mothers

CRR Working Paper No. 2003-14
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Oct 2003
Richard W. Johnson, Melissa Favreault and Joshua H. Goldwyn
Urban Institute - Income and Benefits Policy Center, The Urban Institute and Urban Institute
Downloads 71 (336,812)
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Social Security, Employment, Retirement

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Measuring Social Security Proposals by More than Solvency: Impacts on Poverty, Progressivity, Horizontal Equity, and Work Incentives

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Paper No. 2012-15
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 15 May 2012
Melissa Favreault and C. Eugene Steuerle
The Urban Institute and Urban Institute
Downloads 69 (342,116)

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Immigrant Diversity and Social Security: Recent Patterns and Future Prospects

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2011-8
Number of pages: 96 Posted: 03 Jun 2011
Melissa Favreault and Austin Nichols
The Urban Institute and The Urban Institute
Downloads 63 (358,881)
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Living Arrangements and Supplemental Security Income Receipt Among the Aged

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Paper No. 2004-03
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 May 2004
Melissa Favreault and Douglas Wolf
The Urban Institute and Syracuse University - Center for Policy Research
Downloads 49 (410,695)

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Living Arrangements and Supplemental Security Income Receipt Among the Aged

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Jun 2008
Melissa Favreault and Douglas Wolf
The Urban Institute and Syracuse University - Center for Policy Research
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Simulating the Distribution Consequences of Personal Accounts: Sensitivity to Annuitization Options

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2003-17
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 10 Jun 2004
American Academy of Actuaries, The Urban Institute, Urban Institute and Urban Institute
Downloads 54 (386,836)

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Modeling Income in the Near Term: Projections of Retirement Income through 2020 for the 1931-60 Birth Cohorts

The Urban Institute, September 1999
Number of pages: 331 Posted: 25 Jan 2013
Urban Institute, American Academy of Actuaries, The Urban Institute, The Urban Institute, The Urban Institute - Labor and Social Policy Center, Urban Institute, Brookings Institution and Brookings Institution - Economic Studies Program
Downloads 44 (421,894)
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Retirement and Older Americans

The Impact of Changing Earnings Volatility on Retirement Wealth

CRR Working Paper No. 2008-14
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Mar 2009
Austin Nichols and Melissa Favreault
The Urban Institute and The Urban Institute
Downloads 38 (455,767)
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The Impact of Changing Earnings Volatility on Retirement Wealth

Posted: 07 Mar 2010
Austin Nichols and Melissa Favreault
The Urban Institute and The Urban Institute

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Rising Tides and Retirement: The Aggregate and Distributional Effects of Differential Wage Growth on Social Security

CRR WP No. 2009-7
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 Mar 2009
Melissa Favreault
The Urban Institute
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Distributional Effects of Alternative Strategies for Financing Long-Term Services and Supports and Assisting Family Caregivers

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, WP 2018-1, March 2018
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 21 Mar 2018
Melissa Favreault and Richard W. Johnson
The Urban Institute and Urban Institute - Income and Benefits Policy Center
Downloads 22 (526,034)
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Social Security's Treatment of Postwar Americans

NBER Working Paper No. w6603
Number of pages: 148 Posted: 19 May 1999 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2010
Cornell University - Department of Sociology, The Urban Institute, Boston University - Department of Economics, Cato Institute, Cornell University - Department of Sociology and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Validating Longitudinal Earnings in Dynamic Microsimulation Models: The Role of Outliers

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2013-19
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 21 Sep 2013
Melissa Favreault and Owen Haaga
The Urban Institute and The Urban Institute
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Reform Model Two of the President's Commission to Strengthen Social Security: Distributional Outcomes Under Different Economic and Behavioral Assumptions

Number of pages: 59 Posted: 16 Jun 2008
The Urban Institute, Urban Institute, Urban Institute, Urban Institute, American Academy of Actuaries and Urban Institute
Downloads 20 (537,893)
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Modeling Income in the Near Term 5

Number of pages: 367 Posted: 25 Jan 2013
Urban Institute, The Urban Institute, The Urban Institute - Labor and Social Policy Center, The Urban Institute, Urban Institute and Williams College - Department of Economics
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retirement and older Americans

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How Might Earnings Patterns and Interactions Among Certain Provisions in OASDI Solvency Packages Affect Financing and Distributional Goals?

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, WP 2018-2, March 2018
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 21 Mar 2018
Melissa Favreault
The Urban Institute
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Simulating the Distributional Consequences of Personal Accounts: Sensitivity to Annuitization Options

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Paper No. 2003-17
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 29 May 2008
American Academy of Actuaries, The Urban Institute, Urban Institute and Urban Institute
Downloads 9 (607,334)
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The Implications of Career Lengths for Social Security

Posted: 07 Mar 2010
Melissa Favreault and C. Eugene Steuerle
The Urban Institute and Urban Institute

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Work Ability and the Social Insurance Safety Net in the Years Prior to Retirement

Posted: 03 Mar 2010
W. Richard Johnson and Melissa Favreault
affiliation not provided to SSRN and The Urban Institute

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