Katherine Grace Carman

RAND Corporation

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Scholarly Papers (15)

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Classroom Peer Effects and Academic Achievement: Evidence from a Chinese Middle School

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 10 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2011
Katherine Grace Carman and Lei Zhang
RAND Corporation and Antai College of Economics and Management, Shanghai Jiao Tong University
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peer effects, classroom, fixed effects, Chinese schools

How Real People Make Long-Term Decisions: The Case of Retirement Preparation

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2009-73
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Sep 2009
Johannes Binswanger and Katherine Grace Carman
University of St. Gallen and RAND Corporation
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decision process, planning, rule of thumb, retirement saving, household finance

How Real People Make Long-Term Decisions: The Case of Retirement Preparation

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 04/2010-015
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Jun 2010
Johannes Binswanger and Katherine Grace Carman
University of St. Gallen and RAND Corporation
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Decision Process, Planning, Rule of Thumb, Retirement Saving, Household Finance

The Miracle of Compound Interest: Does Our Intuition Fail?

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 12/2010-079
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 Dec 2010
Johannes Binswanger and Katherine Grace Carman
University of St. Gallen and RAND Corporation
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Behavioral Economics, Financial Intuition, Financial Literacy, Compound Interest, Retirement Saving

The Miracle of Compound Interest: Does Our Intuition Fail?

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2010-137
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 19 Jan 2011
Johannes Binswanger and Katherine Grace Carman
University of St. Gallen and RAND Corporation
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Behavioral economics, financial intuition, financial literacy, compound interest, retirement saving

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Financial Literacy and Consumer Choice of Health Insurance: Evidence from Low-Income Populations in the United States

RAND Working Paper Series WR-1013
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 18 Sep 2013
Sebastian Bauhoff, Katherine Grace Carman and Amelie C. Wuppermann
Center for Global Development, RAND Corporation and Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich (LMU) - Faculty of Economics
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The Mismatch between Life Insurance Holdings and Financial Vulnerabilities: Evidence from the Survey of Consumer Finances

NBER Working Paper No. w8544
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 18 Oct 2001 Last Revised: 18 Jan 2002
Stanford University - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation, Cato Institute and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Flu Shots, Mammogram, and the Perception of Probabilities

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 03/2010-014
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Jun 2010
Katherine Grace Carman and Peter Kooreman
RAND Corporation and Tilburg University - Center and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
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Preventive Health Care, Probability Perceptions

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Does Financial Literacy Contribute to Food Security?

International Journal of Food and Agricultural Economics: ISSN 2147-8988, E-ISSN: 2149-3766 Vol. 4 No. 1, Special Issue, 2015, pp. 1-19
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 06 Feb 2016
Katherine Grace Carman and Gema Zamarro
RAND Corporation and University of Arkansas - Department of Education Reform
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household food security, literacy, household budget, household expenditure

Who Takes Advantage of Free Flu Shots? Examining the Effects of an Expansion in Coverage

TILEC Discussion Paper No. 2011-011
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 24 Feb 2011
Katherine Grace Carman and Ilaria Mosca
RAND Corporation and Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC)
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Preventive Health Care, Flu Shot, Dutch Policy, Coverage Expansion

Who Takes Advantage of Free Flu Shots? Examining the Effects of an Expansion in Coverage

CentER Discussion Paper No. 2011-024
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 06 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2011
Katherine Grace Carman and Ilaria Mosca
RAND Corporation and Tilburg Law and Economics Center (TILEC)
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Preventive Health Care, Flu Shot, Dutch Policy, Coverage Expansion

The Role of Decision Making Processes in the Correlation Between Wealth and Health

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 12/2010-081
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 27 Dec 2010
Johannes Binswanger and Katherine Grace Carman
University of St. Gallen and RAND Corporation
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health, wealth, decision making

The Role of Decision Making Processes in the Correlation Between Wealth and Health

CentER Discussion Paper Series No. 2011-005
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 01 Feb 2011
Johannes Binswanger and Katherine Grace Carman
University of St. Gallen and RAND Corporation
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Health, Wealth, Decision Making

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Flu Shots, Mammograms, and the Perception of Probabilities

IZA Discussion Paper No. 5739
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 31 May 2011
Katherine Grace Carman and Peter Kooreman
RAND Corporation and Tilburg University - Center and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
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preventive health care, probability perceptions

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Household Retirement Savings: The Location of Savings between Spouses

RAND Working Paper Series WR- 1166
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 02 Feb 2017
Katherine Grace Carman and Angela Hung
RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation - Labor and Population
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The Impact on Consumption and Saving of Current and Future Fiscal Policies

NBER Working Paper No. w10085
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 15 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2010
Katherine Grace Carman, Jagadeesh Gokhale and Laurence J. Kotlikoff
RAND Corporation, Cato Institute and Boston University - Department of Economics
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You Can Be Too Thin (But Not Too Tall): Social Desirability Bias in Self-Reports of Weight and Height

FRB of Boston Working Paper No. 16-15
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 23 Nov 2016
Mary A. Burke and Katherine Grace Carman
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston and RAND Corporation
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Social Security Household Benefits: Measuring Program Knowledge

Michigan Retirement Research Center Research Paper No. 2018-384
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 01 Feb 2019
Katherine Grace Carman and Angela Hung
RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation - Labor and Population
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social Security, spousal benefits, survivor benefits, claiming

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Why Do People Decline Free Preventive Health Care?

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 17 Jun 2007
Katherine Grace Carman and Peter Kooreman
RAND Corporation and Tilburg University - Center and Faculty of Economics and Business Administration

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Preventive Care