Leora Friedberg

University of Virginia - Department of Economics

P.O. Box 400182

Charlottesville, VA 22904-4182

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (22)

Did Unilateral Divorce Raise Divorce Rates? Evidence from Panel Data

American Economic Review, 1998
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 05 May 1997
Leora Friedberg
University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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Did Unilateral Divorce Raise Divorce Rates? Evidence from Panel Data

NBER Working Paper No. w6398
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2022
Leora Friedberg
University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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New Evidence on the Risk of Requiring Long-Term Care

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 11/2014-053
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 26 Dec 2014
Leora Friedberg, Wenliang Hou, Wei Sun, Anthony Webb and Zhenyu Li
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, Renmin University of China - Hanqing Advanced Institute of Economics and Finance and School of Finance, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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New Evidence on the Risk of Requiring Long-Term Care

Boston College Center for Retirement Research WP 2014-12
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 14 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2015
Leora Friedberg, Wenliang Hou, Wei Sun, Anthony Webb and Zhenyu Li
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, Renmin University of China, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Robinson Model, transition matrix, long-term care, care transition model

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The Impact of 401(K) Plans on Retirement

UCSD Economics Discussion Paper No. 2000-30
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 09 May 2001
Leora Friedberg and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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The Effect of Old Age Assistance on Retirement

UCSD Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper 97-14
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jan 1998
Leora Friedberg
University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Old Age Assistance on Retirement

NBER Working Paper No. w6548
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2022
Leora Friedberg
University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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Overpaying and Undersaving? Correlated Mistakes in Retirement Saving and Health Insurance Choices

Wharton Pension Research Council Working Paper No. 2022-06
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 22 Feb 2022 Last Revised: 24 Feb 2022
Adam Leive, Leora Friedberg and Brent Davis
University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, University of Virginia - Department of Economics and TIAA Institute
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pandemic, financial stability, savings, inequality

Searching for Better Prospects: Endogenizing Falling Job Tenure and Private Pension Coverage

FRB of St. Louis Working Paper No. 2003-038E
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2008
Leora Friedberg, Michael Owyang and Tara M. Sinclair
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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Pension, Contracts, On-the-job search, Job tenure, Matching models, Job-to-job flows

Searching for Better Prospects: Endogenizing Falling Job Tenure and Private Pension Coverage

NBER Working Paper No. w11808
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 16 Feb 2006 Last Revised: 08 Oct 2022
Leora Friedberg, Michael Owyang and Tara M. Sinclair
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division and George Washington University - Department of Economics
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Retirement and the Evolution of Pension Structure

NBER Working Paper No. w9999
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 28 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2022
Leora Friedberg and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Health Savings Accounts and life-cycle saving: Implications for retirement preparedness

TIAA Institute Research Paper Series No. 194
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 17 May 2023
Leora Friedberg, Adam Leive, Jaeki Jang and Eric R. Young
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy, Korea Institute for Industrial Economics and Trade and University of Virginia
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Household Saving, Health, Retirement

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Medicaid and Crowd-Out of Long-Term Care Insurance

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 10/2014-100
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 Dec 2015
Leora Friedberg, Wei Sun and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Renmin University of China - Hanqing Advanced Institute of Economics and Finance and School of Finance and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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What is the Impact of Foreclosures on Retirement Security?

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2010-20
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 20 Nov 2010
Anthony Webb, Leora Friedberg and Irena Dushi
Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, University of Virginia - Department of Economics and U.S. Social Security Administration
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Retirement., Mortgage, Economics

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Explaining the Evolution of Pension Structure and Job Tenure

NBER Working Paper No. w10714
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 16 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2022
Leora Friedberg and Michael Owyang
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division
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Determinants and Consequences of Bargaining Power in Households

NBER Working Paper No. w12367
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Jul 2006 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2023
Leora Friedberg and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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The Impact of Technological Change on Older Workers: Evidence from Data on Computer Use

NBER Working Paper No. w8297
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 May 2001 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2022
Leora Friedberg
University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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The Impact of Technological Change on Older Workers: Evidence from Data on Computer Use

Posted: 30 May 2003
Leora Friedberg
University of Virginia - Department of Economics

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computers, technological change, retirement, skill requirements

Persistence in Labor Supply and the Response to the Social Security Earnings Test

Center for Retirement Research at Boston College Working Paper No. CRR WP 2006-27
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Nov 2008
Leora Friedberg and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Persistence in Labor Supply and the Response to the Social Security Earnings Test

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Aug 2013
Leora Friedberg and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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The Impact of Aggregate Mortality Risk on Defined Benefit Pension Plans

Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2006-21
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 28 Aug 2013
Irena Dushi, Leora Friedberg and Anthony Webb
U.S. Social Security Administration, University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Identifying Local Differences in Retirement Patterns

CRR Working Paper No. 2008-18
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 18 Mar 2009
Leora Friedberg, Michael Owyang and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Identifying Local Differences in Retirement Patterns

Posted: 07 Mar 2010
Leora Friedberg, Michael Owyang and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research

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The Labor Supply Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test

NBER Working Paper No. w7200
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 14 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2022
Leora Friedberg
University of Virginia - Department of Economics
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The Labor Supply Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test

UCSD Economics Discussion Paper 97-01
Posted: 01 Apr 1997
Leora Friedberg
University of Virginia - Department of Economics

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How Do Local Labor Markets Affect Retirement?

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 06 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2019
Leora Friedberg, Michael Owyang, Wei Sun and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis - Research Division, Renmin University of China - Hanqing Advanced Institute of Economics and Finance and School of Finance and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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Life is Cheap: Using Mortality Bonds to Hedge Aggregate Mortality Risk

NBER Working Paper No. w11984
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Apr 2006 Last Revised: 26 Dec 2022
Leora Friedberg and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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What Effect Do Time Constraints Have on the Age of Retirement?

CRR Working Paper No. 2008-17
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Mar 2009
Leora Friedberg, Sun Wei and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
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What Effect do Time Constraints Have on the Age of Retirement?

Posted: 07 Mar 2010
Leora Friedberg, Wei Sun and Anthony Webb
University of Virginia - Department of Economics, Renmin University of China - Hanqing Advanced Institute of Economics and Finance and School of Finance and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research

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Is the Adjustment of Social Security Benefits Actuarially Fair, and If So, for Whom?

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 04 Apr 2022
U.S. Social Security Administration, University of Virginia - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Social Security, claiming ages, differential mortality

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Marriage in Old Age: What Can We Learn About Policy Impacts on Same-Sex Couples?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 16022
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 22 Mar 2023
Leora Friedberg and Elliott Isaac
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Tulane University - Department of Economics
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marriage, Social Security, Medicaid, same-sex marriage