Irena Dushi

U.S. Social Security Administration

Economist

Washington, DC 20254

United States

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Scholarly Papers (22)

1.

Annuitization: Keeping Your Options Open

Boston College, Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2004-04
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 May 2004
Irena Dushi and Anthony Webb
U.S. Social Security Administration and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 192 (158,885)
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Price and Spouse's Coverage in Employee Demand for Health Insurance

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 30 Jan 2003
Irena Dushi and Marjorie Honig
U.S. Social Security Administration and Hunter College, City University of New York - Department of Economics
Downloads 151 (195,819)
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Health Insurance, take-up, insurance cost, spousal coverage

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Household Demand for Health Insurance: Price and Spouse's Coverage

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 27 Sep 2005
Marjorie Honig and Irena Dushi
Hunter College, City University of New York - Department of Economics and U.S. Social Security Administration
Downloads 149 (197,931)
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employment-based health insurance, wage/benefit trade-off, dual-earner households, health insurance offer and take-up

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How Demographic Change Will Drive Benefits Design

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Dec 2001
Marjorie Honig and Irena Dushi
Hunter College, City University of New York - Department of Economics and U.S. Social Security Administration
Downloads 143 (204,707)
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Employee benefits, Health insurance, 401(k) plans, Disability insurance

Do Households Increase Their Savings When the Kids Leave Home?

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 07 Oct 2015
U.S. Social Security Administration, Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, Boston College Economics Department and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 71 (332,998)
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Do Households Increase Their Savings When the Kids Leave Home?

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 08/2015-084
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Mar 2016
Boston College - Center for Retirement Research, U.S. Social Security Administration, Boston College Economics Department and Boston College - Center for Retirement Research
Downloads 21 (537,689)

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Offers or Take-Up: Explaining Minorities' Lower Health Insurance Coverage

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Sep 2005
Marjorie Honig and Irena Dushi
Hunter College, City University of New York - Department of Economics and U.S. Social Security Administration
Downloads 78 (311,976)
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Employment-based health insurance, white-minority differences, health insurance offer and take-up

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Retirement Plan Coverage by Firm Size: An Update

Social Security Bulletin. 75(2): 41-55, 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 May 2015
Irena Dushi, Howard Iams and Jules Lichtenstein
U.S. Social Security Administration, U.S. Social Security Administration and U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of Advocacy
Downloads 70 (331,738)

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Retirement Pension Coverage, Response Error, Firm Size

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Cohort Differences in Wealth and Pension Participation of Near-Retirees

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 68, No. 3, pp. 45-66, 2008
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Jul 2009
Irena Dushi and Howard Iams
U.S. Social Security Administration and U.S. Social Security Administration
Downloads 59 (362,275)
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Pension participation, wealth holdings, cohorts

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Defined Contribution Pension Participation and Contributions by Earnings Levels Using Administrative Data

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 71, No. 2, pp. 67-76, 2011
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 12 May 2011 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
U.S. Social Security Administration, U.S. Social Security Administration and U.S. Social Security Administration
Downloads 55 (374,802)
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Measurement error, Earnings levels, Private Retirement Pensions

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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
Downloads 47 (401,432)
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Retirement., Mortgage, Economics

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The Importance of Social Security Benefits to the Income of the Aged Population

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 77(2), p. 1-12, 2017
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 May 2017
Irena Dushi, Howard Iams and Brad Trenkamp
U.S. Social Security Administration, U.S. Social Security Administration and Government of the United States of America - Social Security Administration
Downloads 41 (423,530)

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Social Security Benefits, Retirement Accounts, Elderly

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Contributory Retirement Saving Plans: Differences across Earnings Groups and Implications for Retirement Security

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 77(2), p. 13-24, 2017
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 09 May 2017
U.S. Social Security Administration, U.S. Social Security Administration and U.S. Social Security Administration
Downloads 39 (431,564)

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Defined Contribution Pensions, Earnings Gradient

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Disability Shocks Near Retirement Age and Financial Well-Being

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 73, No. 3, 2013
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
Irena Dushi and Kalman Rupp
U.S. Social Security Administration and Government of the United States of America - Social Security Administration
Downloads 38 (435,719)

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disability shock, health, health insurance, poverty rate, financial well-being, near-retirement age

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The Impact of Response Error on Participation Rates and Contributions to Defined Contribution Pension Plans

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 70, No. 1, pp. 45-60, 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 04 Feb 2010
Howard Iams and Irena Dushi
U.S. Social Security Administration and U.S. Social Security Administration
Downloads 36 (443,959)
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Reporting error, Census imputed data, Tax-deferred contributions, defined contribution pensions

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Cohort Changes in the Retirement Resources of Older Women

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 68, No. 4, pp. 1-13, 2008
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 14 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2009
U.S. Social Security Administration, National Institutes on Aging, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Social Security Administration and U.S. Social Security Administration
Downloads 36 (443,959)
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women, aged, retirement

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Assessment of Retirement Plan Coverage by Firm Size Using W-2 Tax Records

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 71, No. 2, pp. 53-65, 2011
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 13 May 2011 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
Irena Dushi, Howard Iams and Jules Lichtenstein
U.S. Social Security Administration, U.S. Social Security Administration and U.S. Small Business Administration, Office of Advocacy
Downloads 30 (470,784)
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Retirement Pension coverage, Measurement error

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Contribution Dynamics in Defined Contribution Pension Plans During the Great Recession of 2007–2009

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 73, No. 2: 85-102, 2013
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 May 2013 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
U.S. Social Security Administration, U.S. Social Security Administration and U.S. Social Security Administration
Downloads 29 (475,698)
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defined contribution plans, tax-deferred contributions, earnings changes

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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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Participation and Contributions in Tax-Deferred Retirement Accounts: Evidence from Social Security Records

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2009-219
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2011
Marjorie Honig and Irena Dushi
Hunter College, City University of New York - Department of Economics and U.S. Social Security Administration
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How Much Do Respondents in the Health and Retirement Study Know About Their Tax-Deferred Contribution Plans? A Cross-Cohort Comparison

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2008-201
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 Nov 2009
Irena Dushi and Marjorie Honig
U.S. Social Security Administration and Hunter College, City University of New York - Department of Economics
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Are 401(K) Saving Rates Changing? Cohort/Period Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2007-160
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Sep 2009
Irena Dushi and Marjorie Honig
U.S. Social Security Administration and Hunter College, City University of New York - Department of Economics
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Pension Plan Participation Among Married Couples

Social Security Bulletin, Vol. 73, No. 3, 2013
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 21 Aug 2013 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
Irena Dushi and Howard Iams
U.S. Social Security Administration and U.S. Social Security Administration
Downloads 19 (531,802)

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Pension participation, defined contribution plans