The Resource Discoveries in the economics of aging, edited by David A. Wise

Discoveries in the economics of aging, edited by David A. Wise

Label
Discoveries in the economics of aging
Title
Discoveries in the economics of aging
Statement of responsibility
edited by David A. Wise
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
HQ1061
LC item number
.D5595 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Wise, David A.
Series statement
A National Bureau of Economic Research conference report
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Older people
  • Older people
  • Well-being
  • Economics
Label
Discoveries in the economics of aging, edited by David A. Wise
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This volume consists of papers presented at a conference held in Carefree, Arizona in May 2013."--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / David A. Wise and Richard Woodbury -- Evidence for significant compression of morbidity in the elderly U.S. population / David M. Cutler, Kaushik Ghosh, and Mary Beth Landrum ; comment: Daniel McFadden and Wei Xie -- The lifetime risk of nursing home use / Michael D. Hurd, Pierre-Carl Michaud, and Susann Rohwedder ; comment: David M. Cutler -- A comparison of different measures of health and their relation to labor force transitions at older ages / Arie Kapteyn and Erik Meijer ; comment: Steven F. Venti -- The nexus of social security benefits, health, and wealth at death / James M. Poterba, Steven F. Venti, and David A. Wise ; comment: Jonathan Skinner -- Understanding the SES gradient in health among the elderly : the role of childhood circumstances / Till Stowasser, Florian Heiss, Daniel McFadden, and Joachim Winter ; comment: Robert J. Willis -- Early retirement, mental health and social networks / Axel Börsch-Supan and Morten Schuth ; comment: Elaine Kelly -- Spousal health effects : the role of selection / James Banks, Elaine Kelly, and James P. Smith ; comment: Amitabh Chandra -- Grandpa and the snapper : the wellbeing of the elderly who live with children / Angus Deaton and Arthur A. Stone ; comment: David Laibson -- Expectations, aging and cognitive decline / Gábor Kézdi and Robert J. Willis ; comment: John B. Shoven -- Nutrition, iron deficiency anemia, and the demand for iron fortified salt : evidence from an experiment in rural Bihar / Abhijit Banerjee, Sharon Barnhardt, and Esther Duflo ; comment: Amitabh Chandra -- The diffusion of new medical technology : the case of drug-eluting stents / Amitabh Chandra, David Malenka, and Jonathan Skinner ; comment: Jay Bhattacharya -- Who uses the Roth 401(k), and how do they use it? / John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, and Brigitte C. Madrian ; comment: James M. Poterba
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 456 pages
Isbn
9780226146096
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
^^2013040454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)860755354
  • (OCoLC)ocn860755354
Label
Discoveries in the economics of aging, edited by David A. Wise
Publication
Copyright
Note
"This volume consists of papers presented at a conference held in Carefree, Arizona in May 2013."--Preface
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction / David A. Wise and Richard Woodbury -- Evidence for significant compression of morbidity in the elderly U.S. population / David M. Cutler, Kaushik Ghosh, and Mary Beth Landrum ; comment: Daniel McFadden and Wei Xie -- The lifetime risk of nursing home use / Michael D. Hurd, Pierre-Carl Michaud, and Susann Rohwedder ; comment: David M. Cutler -- A comparison of different measures of health and their relation to labor force transitions at older ages / Arie Kapteyn and Erik Meijer ; comment: Steven F. Venti -- The nexus of social security benefits, health, and wealth at death / James M. Poterba, Steven F. Venti, and David A. Wise ; comment: Jonathan Skinner -- Understanding the SES gradient in health among the elderly : the role of childhood circumstances / Till Stowasser, Florian Heiss, Daniel McFadden, and Joachim Winter ; comment: Robert J. Willis -- Early retirement, mental health and social networks / Axel Börsch-Supan and Morten Schuth ; comment: Elaine Kelly -- Spousal health effects : the role of selection / James Banks, Elaine Kelly, and James P. Smith ; comment: Amitabh Chandra -- Grandpa and the snapper : the wellbeing of the elderly who live with children / Angus Deaton and Arthur A. Stone ; comment: David Laibson -- Expectations, aging and cognitive decline / Gábor Kézdi and Robert J. Willis ; comment: John B. Shoven -- Nutrition, iron deficiency anemia, and the demand for iron fortified salt : evidence from an experiment in rural Bihar / Abhijit Banerjee, Sharon Barnhardt, and Esther Duflo ; comment: Amitabh Chandra -- The diffusion of new medical technology : the case of drug-eluting stents / Amitabh Chandra, David Malenka, and Jonathan Skinner ; comment: Jay Bhattacharya -- Who uses the Roth 401(k), and how do they use it? / John Beshears, James J. Choi, David Laibson, and Brigitte C. Madrian ; comment: James M. Poterba
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xi, 456 pages
Isbn
9780226146096
Isbn Type
(cloth : alkaline paper)
Lccn
^^2013040454
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)860755354
  • (OCoLC)ocn860755354

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