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Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement

David A. Wise (ed.)

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
May 2016
ISBN:
9780226262574
eISBN:
9780226262604
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226262604.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This volume is the sixth phase of the ongoing project on Retirement Programs Around the World. The focus is on the importance of disability programs (DI) and in particular the retirement incentive ... More


Micro-Modeling of Retirement Decisions in Germany

Axel Börsch-Supan, Reinhold Schnabel, Simone Kohnz, and Giovanni Mastrobuoni

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310183
eISBN:
9780226309989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309989.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

Germans retire early, with average retirement age about fifty-nine-and-a-half years, half a year younger than the earliest eligibility age for old-age pensions and more than five years younger than ... More


The Impact of Incentives on Retirement in Denmark

Paul Bingley, Nabanita Datta Gupta, and Peder J. Pedersen

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310183
eISBN:
9780226309989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309989.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter, which models the impact of retirement incentives on micro-data using a 2 percent sample of the Danish population, is organized as follows. Section 3.2 gives an introduction to the ... More


The Effect of Social Security on Retirement in the United States

Courtney Coile and Jonathan Gruber

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310183
eISBN:
9780226309989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309989.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter examines the impact of Social Security (SS) on retirement, taking advantage of newly available data on retirement behavior and methodological advances in retirement modeling over the ... More


Micro-Modeling of Retirement Behavior in Italy

Agar Brugiavini and Franco Peracchi

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310183
eISBN:
9780226309989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309989.003.0007
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter presents an empirical analysis of the retirement decisions of Italian workers. It emphasizes the role played by dynamic incentives that are built in the social security system, which ... More


Social Security and Retirement in Japan: An Evaluation Using Micro-Data

Takashi Oshio and Akiko Sato Oishi

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310183
eISBN:
9780226309989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309989.003.0008
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter analyzes empirically the impact of social security incentives on the retirement decisions of older employees in Japan. The estimation and simulation results will provide micro-economic ... More


Incentive Effects of Social Security under an Uncertain Disability Option

Axel Börsch-Supan (ed.)

in Themes in the Economics of Aging

Published in print:
2001
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226902845
eISBN:
9780226903330
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226903330.003.0010
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Behavioural Economics

This chapter considers methods to estimate retirement incentive effects when the pathways available to an individual are uncertain (to the analyst). It shows that ignoring the uncertainty and ... More


Social Security Incentives in Belgium: An Analysis of Four Decades of Change

Anne-Lore Fraikin, Alain Jousten, and Mathieu Lefebvre

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Reforms and Retirement Incentives

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780226674100
eISBN:
9780226674247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226674247.003.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter traces labor market reforms in Belgium over the last four decades. While Belgium was long characterized by low employment and labor force participation rates of the elderly male ... More


Introduction

Axel Börsch-Supan and Courtney C. Coile

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Reforms and Retirement Incentives

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780226674100
eISBN:
9780226674247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226674247.003.0013
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This is the introduction to the ninth phase of the project on International Social Security. This project, which compares the experiences of 12 developed countries, was launched in the mid-1990s ... More


Income Security Programs and Retirement in Sweden

Mårten Palme and Ingemar Svensson

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310183
eISBN:
9780226309989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309989.003.0011
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter estimates how economic incentives inherent in the income security system and compulsory old age pensions affect retirement behavior. The results support the view that economic incentives ... More


Pension Incentives and the Pattern of Retirement in the United Kingdom

Richard Blundell, Costas Meghir, and Sarah Smith

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310183
eISBN:
9780226309989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309989.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

The United Kingdom has been experiencing a trend toward earlier labor market exits among older, particularly male, workers. The proportion of men aged sixty to sixty-four in employment halved from ... More


Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Reforms and Retirement Incentives

Axel Börsch-Supan and Courtney C. Coile (eds)

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780226674100
eISBN:
9780226674247
Item type:
book
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226674247.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Through the coordination of work of a team of analysts in twelve countries for twenty years, the International Social Security (ISS) project has used the differences in social security programs ... More


Workers’ Employment Rates and Pension Reforms in France: The Role of Implicit Labor Taxation

Didier Blanchet, Antoine Bozio, Simon Rabaté, and Muriel Roger

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Reforms and Retirement Incentives

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780226674100
eISBN:
9780226674247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226674247.003.0004
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Over the last fifteen years, France has experienced a reversal of older workers’ labor force participation and employment rates. Changes in health, life expectancy or education levels over the period ... More


Incentives and Exit Routes to Retirement in the Netherlands

Klaas de Vos and Arie Kapteyn

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Micro-Estimation

Published in print:
2004
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310183
eISBN:
9780226309989
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226309989.003.0009
Subject:
Economics and Finance, International

This chapter uses micro-data from the years 1984 to 1995 to assess the extent to which financial incentives can be seen to determine the retirement decision. In doing so, it can also simulate the ... More


Social Security Reforms and the Changing Retirement Behavior in Germany

Axel Börsch-Supan, Johannes Rausch, and Nicolas Goll

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Reforms and Retirement Incentives

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780226674100
eISBN:
9780226674247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226674247.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

As in the other countries in this volume, the employment rate in Germany for those aged 55 to 69 had been declining in recent decades, and then began to rise dramatically. Among the 12 countries ... More


The Effects of Early Retirement on Youth Unemployment: The Case of Belgium

Alain Jousten, Mathieu Lefébvre, Sergio Perelman, and Pierre Pestieau

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Fiscal Implications of Reform

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310176
eISBN:
9780226310008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226310008.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Belgium is characterized by a relatively high rate of unemployment of the young and a low rate of activity of elderly workers. The latter is the consequence of high incentives to exit the labor force ... More


Labor Force Participation by the Elderly and Employment of the young: The Case of France

Melika Ben Salem, Didier Blanchet, Antoine Bozio, and Muriel Roger

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Fiscal Implications of Reform

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310176
eISBN:
9780226310008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226310008.003.0005
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter assesses the impact of early retirement incentives on youth unemployment in France. It adopts a strategy involving two steps. The first one is to build indicators that measure the ... More


Early Retirement and Employment of the Young in Germany

Axel örsch-Supan and Reinhold Schnabel

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Fiscal Implications of Reform

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310176
eISBN:
9780226310008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226310008.003.0006
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter examines how pension reforms affected the labor market—in particular, employment and unemployment of the old versus the young. The chapter is organized as follows. Section 5.2 summarizes ... More


Retirement Incentives and Canada’s Social Security Programs

Kevin Milligan and Tammy Schirle

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Reforms and Retirement Incentives

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780226674100
eISBN:
9780226674247
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226674247.003.0002
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

Since the mid-1990s in Canada, the employment and labor force participation rates of older men and women have increased steadily. In this study, we document Canadian trends alongside measures of the ... More


Releasing Jobs for the Young?: Early Retirement and Youth Unemployment in the United Kingdom

James Banks, Richard Blundell, Antoine Bozio, and Carl Emmerson

in Social Security Programs and Retirement around the World: Fiscal Implications of Reform

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226310176
eISBN:
9780226310008
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226310008.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Public and Welfare

This chapter assesses whether there is any empirical evidence of links between early retirement and youth unemployment. The chapter is organized as follows. Section 11.2 describes the debates ... More


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