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October 10, 2019 to October 11, 2019

2019 Working Longer and Retirement Conference

2019 Working Longer and Retirement Conference

Location: 
SIEPR Gunn Building
Koret-Taube Conference Center
366 Galvez St.
Stanford University
Admission: 

By Invitation Only

Contact: 
Leslie Murray
leslie.murray@stanford.edu
650-497-1006
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October 10, 2019

12:00pm to 1:00pm
Lunch
1:00pm to 1:50pm
Estimating Work Capacity
Presenter(s) : 

Nicole Maestas (Harvard)

 

Discussant(s):

John Pencavel (Stanford Economics)

1:50pm to 2:40pm
Pricing of Joint and Survivor Annuities in Public Pension Plans: Does the Price Influence Choice of Annuity?
Presenter(s) : 

Robert Clark (North Carolina State University)

 

Discussant(s):

Joe Quinn (Boston College)

3:00pm to 3:50pm
Household Portfolios and Retirement Behavior
Presenter(s) : 

John Sabelhaus (Federal Reserve)

 

Discussant(s):

John Ameriks (Vanguard)

3:50pm to 4:40pm
Returns to Later-Age College Degrees
Presenter(s) : 

Sally Wallace (Georgia State)

 

Discussant(s):

Corina Mommaerts (Wisconsin)

4:40pm to 5:30pm
The causal effects of economic incentives, health and job characteristics on retirement: US-Singapore comparisons
Presenter(s) : 

Michael Hurd (RAND) and Susann Rohwedder (RAND)

 

Discussant(s):

Luigi Pistaferri (Stanford Economics)

5:30pm to 7:30pm
Presenter(s) : 

Reception and Dinner

7:30pm to 8:15pm
Working Longer in Jeopardy? Understanding Current and Future Trends in Aging and Labor Force Participation in the United States
Presenter(s) : 
Lisa Berkman (Harvard)

October 11, 2019

8:30am to 9:20am
Can Low Retirement Saving be Rationalized?
Presenter(s) : 

Jason Scott, John B. Shoven (Stanford), Sita N. Slavov (George Mason) and John Watson (Financial Engines)

 

Discussant(s):

Hannes Schwandt (Northwestern)

9:20am to 10:10am
Impact of ACA on Older Workers
Presenter(s) : 

Mark Duggan (Stanford), Gopi Shah Goda (Stanford) and Gina Li (Stanford)

 

Discussant(s):

Anita Mukherjee (Wisconsin)

10:30am to 11:20am
Twisting the Demand Curve: The Differential Effect of Investment in Software and Plant and Equipment on Demand for Workers by Age
Presenter(s) : 

Richard Freeman (Harvard and NBER) with Erling Barth (Institute for Social Research, Oslo) and James C. Davis (NBER)

 

Discussant(s):

Paul Oyer (Stanford GSB)

11:20am to 12:10pm
Workforce Aging, Pension Reforms, and Firm Dynamics
Presenter(s) : 

Till von Wachter (UCLA)

 

Discussant(s):

Yulya Truskinovsky (Wayne State)

12:10pm to 1:10pm
Lunch
Presenter(s) : 

Lunch to-go will be available as well