Matthew S. Rutledge

Boston College, Center for Retirement Research

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Scholarly Papers (35)

1.

The Transition from Defined Benefit to Defined Contribution Pensions: Does It Influence Elderly Poverty?

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2015-17
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 24 Jul 2015
Natalia Orlova, Matthew S. Rutledge and April Yanyuan Wu
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Downloads 151 (216,641)
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How Does Student Debt Affect Early-Career Retirement Saving?

CRR WP 2016-9
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2018
Matthew S. Rutledge, Geoffrey Sanzenbacher and Francis M. Vitagliano
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College Economics Department and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 115 (267,394)

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The Impact of Unemployment Insurance Extensions on Disability Insurance Application and Allowance Rates

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2011-17
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 08 Nov 2011
Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 52 (429,752)
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unemployment insurance, extensions, disability benefits, job search

The Impact of Unemployment Insurance Extensions on Disability Insurance Application and Allowance Rates

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-10
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 22 Mar 2013
Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 50 (437,436)
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How Do Subjective Longevity Expectations Influence Retirement Plans?

CRR WP 2014-1
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 17 Jan 2014
Mashfiqur Khan, Matthew S. Rutledge and April Yanyuan Wu
Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
Downloads 71 (366,475)
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How Do Subjective Longevity Expectations Influence Retirement Plans?

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 02/2014-082
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Mar 2015
Matthew S. Rutledge, April Yanyuan Wu and Mashfiqur Khan
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Sticky Ages: Why is Age 65 Still a Retirement Peak?

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College CRR WP 2013-2
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 04 Jan 2013
Norma Coe, Mashfiqur Khan and Matthew S. Rutledge
University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research and Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 70 (365,164)
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The Interconnected Relationships of Health Insurance, Health, and Labor Market Outcomes

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, CRR WP 2016-2
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 21 Jul 2016
Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 69 (367,980)
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Are Retirees Falling Short? Reconciling the Conflicting Evidence

CRR WP 2014-16
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Nov 2014
Alicia Munnell, Matthew S. Rutledge and Anthony Webb
Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 65 (379,701)
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household consumption, retriement preparedness, pre-retirement standard of living

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Do Tax Incentives Increase 401(K) Retirement Saving? Evidence from the Adoption of Catch-Up Contributions

CRR WP 2014-17
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2016
Matthew S. Rutledge, April Yanyuan Wu and Francis M. Vitagliano
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 61 (392,157)
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401(k), catch-up provision, tax incentives, elasticity

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How Does Delayed Retirement Affect Mortality and Health?

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, CRR WP 2018-11
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 29 Oct 2018
Alice Zulkarnain and Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College - Center for Retirement Research and Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 51 (426,341)
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Job Polarization and Labor Market Outcomes for Older, Middle-Skilled Workers

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Paper No. 2015-23
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Sep 2015
Matthew S. Rutledge and Qi Guan
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Point of No Return: How Do Financial Resources Affect the Timing of Retirement after a Job Separation?

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 01/2015-001
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Jan 2015
Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 29 (537,100)
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Point of No Return: How Do Financial Resources Affect the Timing of Retirement After a Job Separation?

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2013-21
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Dec 2013 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2015
Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
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Older Workers

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What is the Long-Term Impact on Zebley Kids?

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2013-3
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 05 Jan 2013
Norma Coe and Matthew S. Rutledge
University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine and Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
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Great Recession-Induced Early Claimers: Who are They? How Much Do They Lose?

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Paper No. 2012-12
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Apr 2012
Matthew S. Rutledge and Norma Coe
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine
Downloads 41 (465,836)
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social security, retirement, benefits, Health and Retirement Study, unemployment, Great Recession

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Long-Run Earnings Volatility and Health Insurance Coverage: Evidence from the SIPP Gold Standard File

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-11-35
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 26 Oct 2011
Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
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Improving Employees’ Life and Disability Insurance Benefit Decisions: Results of an Employer Survey

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 05 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 23 Jul 2015
Anek Belbase, Norma Coe and Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine and Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
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Lower-Income Individuals Without Pensions: Who Misses Out and Why?

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2014-2
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 28 Mar 2014 Last Revised: 08 May 2015
April Yanyuan Wu and Matthew S. Rutledge
Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 39 (474,539)
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Will the Average Retirement Age Continue to Increase?

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2015-16
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Jul 2015
Matthew S. Rutledge, Christopher Gillis and Anthony Webb
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 38 (478,878)
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Are Older Nontraditional Workers Able to Find Health and Retirement Coverage?

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 24 Apr 2020
Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 37 (483,489)
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The Labor Supply of Disabled Veterans: 1995-2014

CRR WP 2016-8
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 31 Aug 2016
Matthew S. Rutledge, Geoffrey Sanzenbacher and Caroline Crawford
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College Economics Department and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 35 (492,642)
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How Will Older Workers Who Lose Their Jobs During the Great Recession Fare in the Long-Run?

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2013-9
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 14 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 20 May 2015
Matthew S. Rutledge, Natalia Orlova and Anthony Webb
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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How Will Older Workers Who Lose Their Jobs during the Great Recession Fare in the Long-Run?

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 03/2013-064
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Nov 2013
Matthew S. Rutledge, Natalia Orlova and Anthony Webb
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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How Much Does Motherhood Cost Women in Social Security Benefits?

Center for Retirement research at Boston College, CRR WP 2017-14
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Matthew S. Rutledge, Alice Zulkarnain and Sara Ellen King
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 30 (517,629)
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The Impact of Massachusetts Health Insurance Reform on Labor Mobility

Center for retirement research at Boston College, WP 2016-16
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Apr 2017
University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, U.S. Social Security Administration and Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
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Holding Out or Opting Out? Deciding between Retirement and Disability Applications in Recessions

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, CRR WP 2012-26
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 21 Nov 2012
Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
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Social Security and Total Replacement Rates in Disability and Retirement

CRR WP No. 2017-6
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 25 May 2017 Last Revised: 01 Oct 2018
Mashfiqur Khan, Matthew S. Rutledge and Geoffrey Sanzenbacher
Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College Economics Department
Downloads 24 (552,436)
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The Impact of Temporary Assistance Programs on the Social Security Claiming Age

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Oct 2015
Geoffrey Sanzenbacher, April Yanyuan Wu and Matthew S. Rutledge
Boston College Economics Department, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and Boston College, Center for Retirement Research
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How Much Does Out-of-Pocket Medical Spending Eat Away at Retirement Income?

CRR WP 2013-13
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 09 Oct 2017
Melissa McInerney, Matthew S. Rutledge and Sara Ellen King
Tufts University, Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Do Late-Career Wages Boost Social Security More for Women than Men?

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, CRR WP 2016-13
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 04 Nov 2016
Matthew S. Rutledge and John Lindner
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Department of Economics
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How Does Occupational Access for Older Workers Differ by Education?

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College WP 2015-20
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 10 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 26 Nov 2018
Matthew S. Rutledge, Steven A. Sass and Jorge D. Ramos-Mercado
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Will More Workers Have Nontraditional Jobs as Globalization and Automation Spread?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 12 Sep 2019
Matthew S. Rutledge, Gal Wettstein and Sara Ellen King
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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How Does Contingent Work Affect SSDI Benefits?

CRR WP 2019-4
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 09 Mar 2019
Matthew S. Rutledge, Alice Zulkarnain and Sara Ellen King
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Would Reducing the Price of Employing an Older Worker Improve Labor Market Outcomes by Socioeconomic Status? Evidence from Health Insurance Premium Restrictions

CRR WP No. 2016-17
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 05 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2017
Matthew S. Rutledge and Caroline Crawford
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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The Relationship between Occupational Requirements and SSDI Activity

CRR WP 2019-5
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 09 Mar 2019 Last Revised: 29 Mar 2019
Matthew S. Rutledge, Alice Zulkarnain and Sara Ellen King
Boston College, Center for Retirement Research, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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How Have Automation and Trade Affected the Taxable Share of Covered Earnings?

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College, CRR WP 2018-10
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 29 Oct 2018
Gal Wettstein, Matthew S. Rutledge and Wenliang Hou
Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Are Retirees Falling Short? Reconciling the Conflicting Evidence

Published in Mitchell, O. and R. Shea (Eds.) (2016). Reimagining Pensions: The Next 40 Years. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press., Pension Research Council WP 2014-05
Posted: 12 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2020
Alicia H. Munnell, Matthew S. Rutledge and Anthony Webb
Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, Boston College, Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research

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retirement, retirement income, retirement security, saving, consumption, replacement rate, Social Security, 401(k), reverse mortgage

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How Does the Composition of Disability Insurance Applicants Change Across Business Cycles?

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2013-5
Posted: 23 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2013
Norma Coe and Matthew S. Rutledge
University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine and Boston College, Center for Retirement Research

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