Jonathan Barry Forman

University of Oklahoma College of Law

Kenneth E. McAfee Centennial Chair in Law

300 Timberdell Road

Norman, OK 73019

United States

http://www.law.ou.edu/directory/jonathan-forman

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

20

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“  I am working on Shoring Up Shortfalls: Women, Retirement and the Growing Gig Economy (with Caroline Bruckner of American University).  ”

Scholarly Papers (20)

1.

Funding Public Pension Plans

John Marshall Law Review, Vol. 42, No. 4, pp. 837-878, Summer 2009
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 24 Apr 2009 Last Revised: 28 Aug 2010
Jonathan Barry Forman
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 634 (44,704)

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retirement, pension funding, actuarial liability, mark-to-market, government finance

2.

Optimal Retirement Age

New York University Review of Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 Jun 2008
Jonathan Barry Forman and Bing Yung-Ping Chen
University of Oklahoma College of Law and University of Massachusetts Boston - Gerontology Institute
Downloads 613 (46,723)

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universal pension, retirement, retirement age

3.

Tontine Pensions

163(3) University of Pennsylvania Law Review 755-831 (Feb. 2015)
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 10 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 06 Mar 2015
Jonathan Barry Forman and Michael J. Sabin
University of Oklahoma College of Law and Independent
Downloads 469 (65,570)
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pension reform, tontine, pension underfunding, annuity, variable annuity, expense ratio, state and local pension funding, defined benefit, defined contribution, pension debt, pension funding, CalSTRS, retirement income security, survivor benefits

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Optimal Rules for Defined Contribution Plans: What Can We Learn from the U.S. and Australian Pension Systems?

Tax Lawyer, Vol. 66, No. 3, 2013, UNSW Australian School of Business Research Paper No. 2013 TABL 1000
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 10 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 09 Feb 2014
Jonathan Barry Forman and Gordon Mackenzie
University of Oklahoma College of Law and University of New South Wales - Australian Taxation Studies Program (ATAX)
Downloads 205 (160,838)

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defined contribution plans, retirement, pension contributions, pension investments, superannuation

5.

Making Universal Health Care Work

St. Thomas Law Review, Vol. 19, pp. 101-113, 2007
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 06 Feb 2007
Jonathan Barry Forman
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 197 (166,948)

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health care, universal coverage, tax credit, indiviudal mandate, employer mandate

6.

Cash Balance Pension Plan Conversions

Oklahoma City University Law Review, Vol. 25, Nos. 1 and 2, Pp. 379-434, 2000
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 03 Jan 2001
Jonathan Barry Forman and Amy Nixon
University of Oklahoma College of Law and Williams Companies, Inc.
Downloads 174 (186,581)

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Promoting Economic Justice in the Face of Globalization

Journal of Law in Society, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Nov 2007
Jonathan Barry Forman
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 171 (189,418)

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inequality, globalization, tax, welfare, Social Security, pensions

8.

Making the Internal Revenue Service Work

17(10) Florida Tax Review 725-825 (2015)
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 10 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 25 Nov 2015
Jonathan Barry Forman and Roberta F. Mann
University of Oklahoma College of Law and University of Oregon School of Law
Downloads 163 (197,361)

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tax policy, tax administration

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Managing the Beast: How Government Can Reduce Wealth Inequality

Georgetown Journal on Poverty Law & Policy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 20 Jan 2008
Jonathan Barry Forman
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 151 (210,421)

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wealth, tax, inequality

10.

Protecting Participants and Beneficiaries in a Phased Retirement World

Retirement Implications of Demographic and Family Change Symposium Monograph Working Paper
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 08 Apr 2003
Patricia Scahill and Jonathan Barry Forman
American United Life Insurance Company and University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 129 (238,591)

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11.

Fully Funded Pensions

Marquette Law Review, Vol. 103, 2020, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 16 Nov 2019 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2019
Jonathan Barry Forman
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 113 (263,116)

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pension funding, pension underfunding, adequate retirement income, Social Security, Pension Benefit Guaranty Corporation, pension reform, state and local pension funding, defined benefit, defined contribution, multiemployer pensions

12.

Optimal Distribution Rules for Defined Contribution Plans: What Can the United States and Australia Learn from Other Countries?

New York University Review of Employee Benefits and Compensation, 3-1, 2012
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jan 2013
Jonathan Barry Forman
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 110 (268,171)

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defined contribution plans, retirement, pension contributions, pension investments, superannuation

13.

The Cost of 'Choice' in a Voluntary Pension System

2013 New York University Review of Employee Benefits and Executive Compensation 6-1 to 6-55
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Nov 2013
Jonathan Barry Forman and George A. (Sandy) Mackenzie
University of Oklahoma College of Law and Independent
Downloads 108 (271,725)

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pensions, Social Security, retirement, pension investments, choice

14.

Making Our Work Work

Suffolk University Law Review, Vol. 42, 2008
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Jan 2008
Jonathan Barry Forman
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 107 (273,459)

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self-promotion, intellectual, testimony, op-ed, speech, public policy

15.

The Future of 401(K) Plan Fees

New York University Review of Employee Benefits and Compensation, pp. 9-18, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 12 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 16 Jul 2008
Jonathan Barry Forman
University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 106 (275,248)

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pensions, 401(k) plans, investment fees

16.

Reforming the Second Tier of the U.S. Pension System: Tabula Rasa or Step by Step?

John Marshall Law Review, Vol. 46, No. 3, 2013, pp.631-679
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Feb 2014
George A. (Sandy) Mackenzie and Jonathan Barry Forman
Independent and University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 101 (284,483)

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pensions, Social Security, retirement

17.

The Analytics of a Single-Period Tontine

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Michael J. Sabin and Jonathan Barry Forman
Independent and University of Oklahoma College of Law
Downloads 97 (292,142)
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annuities, longevity risk, survivor benefits, retirement

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Making America Work: Alfred P. Murrah Professorship Inaugural Lecture

Oklahoma Law Review, Vol. 60, 2007
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Jun 2007
Jonathan Barry Forman
University of Oklahoma College of Law
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19.

Survivor Funds

Pace Law Review, Vol. 37, No. 1, pp. 204-291, 2017
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 28 Jul 2016 Last Revised: 26 Mar 2017
Jonathan Barry Forman and Michael J. Sabin
University of Oklahoma College of Law and Independent
Downloads 72 (349,780)
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Longevity, Tontine, Annuity, Investment Funds, Bonds, Variable Annuity, Expense Ratio, Defined Contribution, Pension Reform, Retirement Income Security, Survivor Benefits

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Supporting the Oldest Old: The Role of Social Insurance, Pensions, and Financial Products

Elder Law Journal, Vol. 21, No. 2, 2014
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 Oct 2013
Jonathan Barry Forman
University of Oklahoma College of Law
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