John Laitner

University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

Professor

611 Tappan Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48109-1220

United States

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Scholarly Papers (25)

Estimating Life-Cycle Parameters from Consumption Behavior at Retirement

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2005-099
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Feb 2008
John Laitner and Dan Silverman
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Estimating Life-Cycle Parameters from Consumption Behavior at Retirement

NBER Working Paper No. w11163
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 29 Mar 2005 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2022
John Laitner and Dan Silverman
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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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
John Laitner and Dan Silverman
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Wealth Accumulation in the U.S.: Do Inheritances and Bequests Play a Significant Role?

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2001-019
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Earnings within Education Groups and Overall Productivity Growth

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 05 Jul 2000
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Earnings within Education Groups and Overall Productivity Growth

Posted: 26 Jun 2001
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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Intergenerational Transfers in the Health and Retirement Study Data

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2010-238
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Nov 2010
John Laitner and Amanda Sonnega
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center
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Technological Progress and Worker Productivity at Different Ages

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2005-107
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 17 Feb 2008
John Laitner and Dmitriy Stolyarov
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Trends in the Labor Force Participation of Married Women

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. UM WP 2007-171
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 22 Feb 2008
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Consumption, Retirement, and Social Security: Evaluating the Efficiency of Reform with a Life-Cycle Model

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2006-142
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
John Laitner and Dan Silverman
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department
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Precautionary Saving Over the Lifecycle

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2004-083
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Feb 2008
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Social Security Research at the Michigan Retirement Research Center

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 69, No. 4, pp. 51-64, 2009
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Dec 2009
Cornell University - Department of Policy Analysis & Management (PAM), Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Pension Research Council and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center
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Social Security, Retirement, Pensions

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Wealth, Inequality, and Altruistic Bequests

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2001-017
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Annuitized Wealth and Post-Retirement Saving

NBER Working Paper No. w20547
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Oct 2014 Last Revised: 22 Feb 2023
John Laitner, Dan Silverman and Dmitriy Stolyarov
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Economics Department and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Annuitized Wealth and Post-Retirement Saving

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 09/2014-093
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Aug 2015
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, Ohio State University (OSU) and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Home Production of Dual Earner Couples and Consumption During Retirement

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2006-143
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 21 Feb 2008
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Valuing Lost Home Production for Dual-Earner Couples

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2005-097
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Feb 2008
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Adjusting the Payroll Tax to Promote Longer Careers

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2017-363
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 30 Oct 2017
John Laitner and Dan Silverman
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Arizona State University (ASU) - W.P. Carey School of Business
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Payroll Tax, Social Security, Solvency

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Secular Changes in Wealth Inequality and Inheritance

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2001-020
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Labor Supply Responses to Social Security

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2003-050
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 07 Feb 2008
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Modeling the Macroeconomic Implications of Social Security Reform

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2001-015
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Technological Progress and the Earnings of Older Workers

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2013-280
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 11 Jan 2014
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, U.S. Social Security Administration and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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technological progress, earnings growth, older workers, productivity

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Social Security Research at the University of Michigan Retirement and Disability Research Center

Social Security Bulletin (80)1: 19-29, 2020, Wharton Pension Research Council Working Paper No. 2020-05
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 08 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2021
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Dartmouth College - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation - Santa Monica CA Offices, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Pension Research Council, RAND Corporation and University of Michigan, Institute for Social Research/Life-Cycle Economics
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Social Security, Retirement, Pensions

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Motives for Bequests within the Middle Class

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2012-275
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 15 Jan 2013
John Laitner and Amanda Sonnega
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center
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intergenerational transfers, bequest motives, inheritance

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Wealth Accumulation in the US: Do Inheritances and Bequests Play a Significant Role?

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 12/2014-094
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Aug 2015
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Transition Paths and Social Security Reform

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2002-025
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 07 Feb 2008
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Addressing Social Security’s Solvency While Promoting High Labor Force Participation

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2018-386
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Feb 2019
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Payroll tax, Social Security, solvency

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Structural Change and Economic Growth

Posted: 01 Nov 2000
John Laitner
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics

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