Abigail Hurwitz

Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel

Mount Scopus

Jerusalem, 91905

Israel

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

8

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984

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Scholarly Papers (8)

An Investigation of Time Preferences, Life Expectancy and Annuity versus Lump-Sum Choices – Can Smoking Harm Long-Term Saving Decisions?

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 21 Feb 2017
Abigail Hurwitz and Orly Sade
Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance
Downloads 198 (217,153)
Citation 6

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Long Term Savings, Smoking, Annuity

An Investigation of Time Preferences, Life Expectancy, and Annuity Versus Lump Sum Choices: Can Smoking Harm Long-Term Saving Decisions?

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 180, 2020
Posted: 12 Jan 2021
Abigail Hurwitz and Orly Sade
Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance

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Smoking, Financial decision, Time preference, Longevity insurance

Unintended Consequences of Minimum Annuity Laws: An Experimental Study

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 13 Nov 2019
Abigail Hurwitz, Orly Sade and Eyal Winter
Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics
Downloads 170 (248,199)
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Mandatory Annuity, Anchoring, Household Finance

Unintended Consequences of Minimum Annuity Laws: An Experimental Study

Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, Vol. 169, 2020
Posted: 30 Jan 2020
Abigail Hurwitz, Orly Sade and Eyal Winter
Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel, Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Economics

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Mandatory annuity, Anchoring, Household finance

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“Financial Less Is More:” An Experimental Study of Financial Communication

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 24 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 09 Dec 2020
Abigail Hurwitz, Eyal Lahav and Yevgeny Mugerman
Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel, The Open University of Israel and Bar Ilan University
Downloads 150 (274,752)

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Financial reporting, paper vs. digital, financial communication, simplification

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Is One Plus One Always Two? Insuring Longevity Risk While Having Multiple Savings Accounts

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 14 Dec 2021
Abigail Hurwitz and Orly Sade
Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance
Downloads 139 (291,855)

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Asset Liability Management (ALM), Mental Accounting, Annuitization

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Testing Methods to Enhance Longevity Awareness

Wharton Pension Research Council Working Paper No. 2021-07
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2021
Abigail Hurwitz, Olivia S. Mitchell and Orly Sade
Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance
Downloads 109 (348,361)
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retirement, annuity, longevity, life expectancy, behavioral economics

Longevity Perceptions and Saving Decisions During the COVID-19 Outbreak: An Experimental Investigation

Wharton Pension Research Council Working Paper No. 2021-01
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 14 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2021
Abigail Hurwitz, Olivia S. Mitchell and Orly Sade
Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance
Downloads 76 (440,224)

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retirement expectations, annuity, longevity, life expectancy, framing, behavioral economics, household finance

Longevity Perceptions and Saving Decisions During the Covid-19 Outbreak: An Experimental Investigation

NBER Working Paper No. w28361
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 27 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 30 Jun 2022
Abigail Hurwitz, Olivia S. Mitchell and Orly Sade
Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance
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Physiological measures in experimental finance

To appear in the HANDBOOK OF EXPERIMENTAL FINANCE, Sascha Füllbrunn and Ernan Haruvy (eds), Edward Elgar Publishing
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 10 Jan 2022
Eyal Ert, Abigail Hurwitz and Sven Nolte
The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Dept. of Environmental Economics and Management, Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel and Radboud University
Downloads 90 (394,137)

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Eye-tracking, Electrodermal Activity, Heart Rate, Neuroimaging, Facial EMG

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Racial and Ethnic Differences in Longevity Perceptions and Implications for Financial Decision-Making

Wharton Pension Research Council Working Paper No. 2022-15
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Aug 2022
Abigail Hurwitz, Olivia S. Mitchell and Orly Sade
Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Department of Finance
Downloads 30 (641,815)

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Minorities, life expectancy, longevity risk, financial behaviors