Kathleen M. McGarry

University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

Box 951477

405 Hilgard Avenue

Los Angeles, CA 90095-1477

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (29)

1.

Estate and Gift Tax Incentives and Inter Vivos Giving

National Tax Journal, Vol. 57, No. 2, Part 2, pp. 429-444, June 2004
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 Jun 2006
David Joulfaian and Kathleen M. McGarry
U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Analysis (OTA) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Gift tax, estate tax, gifts

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Medicare Gaps and Widow Poverty

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2003-065
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Kathleen M. McGarry and Robert F. Schoeni
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center
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Private Information and its Effect on Market Equilibrium: New Evidence from Long-Term Care Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. w9957
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Sep 2003 Last Revised: 05 Nov 2010
Amy Finkelstein and Kathleen M. McGarry
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Geographic Dispersion and the Well-Being of the Elderly

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2010-234
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Nov 2010
Suzanne Bianchi, Kathleen M. McGarry and Judith Seltzer
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA), University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Sociology
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The Relationship between Job Characteristics and Retirement

NBER Working Paper No. w4558
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 19 Mar 2001 Last Revised: 20 Mar 2001
Michael D. Hurd and Kathleen M. McGarry
RAND Corporation and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Understanding Participation in SSI

Michigan Retirement Research Center Working Paper WP 2015-319
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Apr 2015
Kathleen M. McGarry and Robert F. Schoeni
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center
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Supplemental Security Income, SSI, Social Security reform, family assistance

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Preference Heterogeneity and Insurance Markets: Explaining a Puzzle of Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. w13746
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 24 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2010
David M. Cutler, Amy Finkelstein and Kathleen M. McGarry
Harvard University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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The Predictive Validity of Subjective Probabilities of Survival

The Economic Journal, Vol. 112, pp. 966-985, 2002
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 May 2003
Michael D. Hurd and Kathleen M. McGarry
RAND Corporation and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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The Predictive Validity of Subjective Probabilities of Survival

NBER Working Paper No. w6193
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Jun 2000
Michael D. Hurd and Kathleen M. McGarry
RAND Corporation and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Caregiving and Work: The Relationship between Labor Market Attachment and Parental Caregiving

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2017-356
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Mar 2017
Sean Fahle and Kathleen M. McGarry
SUNY Buffalo, Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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care giving, women, labor market

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The Risk of Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenditure at End of Life

NBER Working Paper No. w16170
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Jul 2010 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2010
Samuel Marshall, Kathleen M. McGarry and Jonathan S. Skinner
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
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Health and Retirement: Do Changes in Health Affect Retirement Expectations?

NBER Working Paper No. w9317
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Nov 2002 Last Revised: 13 Jan 2003
Kathleen M. McGarry
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Dynamic Inefficiencies in Insurance Markets: Evidence from Long-Term Care Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. w11039
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 04 Feb 2005 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2010
Amy Finkelstein, Amir Sufi and Kathleen M. McGarry
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Booth School of Business and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Liquidity Constraints, the Extended Family, and Consumption

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. WP 2015-320
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Jun 2015
HwaJung Choi, Kathleen M. McGarry and Robert F. Schoeni
University of Michigan, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center
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consumption, liquidity constraints, altruism, family wealth

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Dynamic Aspects of Family Transfers

NBER Working Paper No. w18446
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 11 Oct 2012
Kathleen M. McGarry
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Pensions and the Distribution of Wealth

NBER Working Paper No. w6171
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 May 1998 Last Revised: 06 Oct 2010
Kathleen M. McGarry and Andrew M. Davenport
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Transfer Behavior within the Family: Results from the Asset and Health Dynamics Survey

NBER Working Paper No. w5099
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 29 May 2008
Kathleen M. McGarry and Robert F. Schoeni
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center
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Recent Trends in Resource Sharing Among the Poor

NBER Working Paper No. w11612
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 16 Nov 2005 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2010
Steven J. Haider and Kathleen M. McGarry
Michigan State University - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Transfer Behavior: Measurement and the Redistribution of Resources within the Family

NBER Working Paper No. w4607
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 28 Dec 2003 Last Revised: 16 Aug 2010
Kathleen M. McGarry and Robert F. Schoeni
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center
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Social Security, Economic Growth, and the Rise in Independence of Elderly Widows in the 20th Century

NBER Working Paper No. w6511
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2010
Kathleen M. McGarry and Robert F. Schoeni
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Survey Research Center
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Testing Parental Altruism: Implications of a Dynamic Model

NBER Working Paper No. w7593
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2001
Kathleen M. McGarry
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Guaranteed Income: Ssi and the Well-Being of the Elderly Poor

NBER Working Paper No. w7574
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 08 May 2000 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2010
Kathleen M. McGarry
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Inter Vivos Transfers and Intended Bequests

NBER Working Paper No. w6345
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 15 Sep 2000
Kathleen M. McGarry
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Why Parents Play Favorites: Explanations for Unequal Bequests

NBER Working Paper No. w9745
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 09 Jun 2003 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2010
Audrey Light and Kathleen M. McGarry
Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Evaluation of Subjective Probability Distributions in the Hrs

NBER Working Paper No. w4560
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 16 May 2000
Michael D. Hurd and Kathleen M. McGarry
RAND Corporation and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Factors Determining Participation of the Elderly in Ssi

NBER Working Paper No. w5250
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 27 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2010
Kathleen M. McGarry
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Parental Investments in College and Later Cash Transfers

NBER Working Paper No. w18485
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Oct 2012
Steven J. Haider and Kathleen M. McGarry
Michigan State University - Department of Economics and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Measuring and Modeling Intergenerational Links in Relation to Long‐Term Care

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 56, Issue 1, pp. 100-113, 2018
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 05 Dec 2017
Andrew Caplin, Kathleen M. McGarry and Mi Luo
New York University (NYU) - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and New York University (NYU)
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Heterogeneity in State‐Dependent Utility: Evidence from Strategic Surveys

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 54, Issue 2, pp. 847-861, 2016
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 26 Feb 2016
Jeffrey R. Brown, Gopi Shah Goda and Kathleen M. McGarry
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Finance, Stanford University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Factors Determining Participation of the Elderly in Supplemental Security Income

JOURNAL OF HUMAN RESOURCES, Vol. 31, No. 2, Spring 1996
Posted: 04 May 1998
Kathleen M. McGarry
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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