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November 2, 2017 to November 3, 2017

2017 Working Longer and Retirement Conference

2017 Working Longer and Retirement Conference

Conference
Location: 
SIEPR Gunn Building Koret-Taube Conference Center 366 Galvez St. Stanford University
Contact: 
Celia Clark
650-725-1872
celia.clark@stanford.edu

November 2, 2017

12:30pm to 1:00pm
Lunch
1:00pm to 1:50pm
Joint Work-to-Retirement Decisions
Presenter(s) : 

Katie Carman, RAND

Kristine Brown, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign

 

 

Discussant(s):

Melinda Morrill, North Carolina State University

1:50pm to 2:40pm
The Relative Strength of Working Longer and Saving More on Retirement Standard of Living
Presenter(s) : 

Gila Bronshtein, Stanford

Jason Scott, Financial Engines

John B. Shoven, Stanford

Sita N. Slavov,  George Mason University

 

Discussant(s):

Joe Quinn, Boston College

3:00pm to 3:50pm
The Effect of Pension Income on Elderly Earnings: Evidence from Social Security and Full Population Data
Presenter(s) : 

Alex Gelber, UC Berkeley

Adam Isen, U.S. Department of the Treasury, Office of Tax Analysis

Jae Song, Social Security Administration

 

Discussant(s):

Gopi Shah Goda, Stanford 

3:50pm to 4:40pm
The Value of Working Conditions
Presenter(s) : 

Nicole Maestas, Harvard
Kathleen J. Mullen, RAND
David Powell, RAND
Jeffrey Wenger, RAD
Till von Wachter, UCLA

 

Discussant(s):

Barry Hirsch, Georgia State

4:40pm to 5:00pm
Break
5:00pm to 5:50pm
Making Work Pay for The Elderly
Presenter(s) : 

Larry Kotlikoff, Boston University

Alan Auerbach, UC Berkeley

 

Discussant(s):

Kent Smetters, University of Pennsylvania

6:00pm to 6:30pm
Reception
6:30pm to 8:00pm
Dinner and Keynote
Presenter(s) : 

Charles Blahaus, former Social Security Public Trustee 

November 3, 2017

8:00am to 8:30am
Continental Breakfast
8:30am to 9:20am
Age Related Health Costs and Job Prospects of Older Workers
Presenter(s) : 

Gary Burtless, Brookings Institution

 

Discussant(s):

Joanna Lahey, Texas A&M University

9:20am to 10:10am
Changes Across Cohorts in the Impact of Health on Expected Retirement and Actual Retirement
Presenter(s) : 

Michael Hurd, RAND

Susann Rohwedder, RAND

 

Discussant(s):

Alan Gustman, Dartmouth

10:10am to 10:30am
Break
10:30am to 11:20am
Would Americans Work Longer if Jobs were More Flexible?
Presenter(s) : 

John Ameriks, The Vanguard Group, Inc.

Joseph Briggs, Federal Reserve Board of Governors 

Andrew Caplin, New York University

Minjoon Lee, Carleton University

Matthew Shapiro, University of Michigan

Christopher Tonetti, Stanford

 

Discussant(s):

Luigi Pistaferri, Stanford

11:20am to 12:10pm
Caregiving and Work: The Relationship between Labor Market Attachment and Parental Caregiving
Presenter(s) : 

Kathleen McGarry, UCLA

Sean Fahle, University at Buffalo

 

Discussant(s):

Maria Fitzpatrick, Cornell

12:15pm to 1:15pm
Lunch
1:20pm to 2:10pm
Retirement Timing Among Public Sector Workers: Responsiveness to Pension Benefit Plan Design Features
Presenter(s) : 

Robert Clark, North Carolina State University

Robert Hammond, North Carolina State University

Melinda Morrill, North Carolina State University

 

Discussant(s):

Courtney Coile, Wellesley