Alicia H. Munnell

 

ALICIA H. MUNNELL

Boston College

 

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"How Do the Changing Labor Supply Behavior and Marriage Patterns of Women Affect Social Security Replacement Rates?" with April Yanyuan Wu, Nadia S. Karamcheva, and Patrick Purcell. 2013. Working Paper 2013-16. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"The Economic Implications of the Department of Labor's 2010 Proposals for Broker-Dealers" with Anthony Webb and Francis Vitagliano. 2013. Working Paper 2013-4. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"Will Delayed Retirement by the Baby Boomers Lead to Higher Unemployment Among Younger Workers?" with April Yanyuan Wu. 2012. Working Paper 2012-22. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"How Important Is Asset Allocation to Financial Security in Retirement?" with Natalia Sergeyevna Orlova and Anthony Webb. 2012. Working Paper 2012-13. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"What Explains State Variation in SSDI Application Rates?" with Norma B. Coe, Kelly Haverstick, and Anthony Webb. 2011. Working Paper 2011-23. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"How Does the Personal Income Tax Affect the Progressivity of OASI Benefits?" with Norma B. Coe, Zhenya Karamcheva, and Richard Kopcke. 2011. Working Paper 2011-21. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"How Prepared are State and Local Workers for Retirement?," with Jean-Pierre Aubry, Josh Hurwitz, and Laura Quinby. 2011. Working Paper 2011-15. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"How Important Are Intergenerational Transfers for Baby Boomers?" with Anthony Webb, Zhenya Karamcheva, and Andrew Eschtruth. 2011. Working Paper 2011-1. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"Overview of the CRR 2009 Retirement Survey" with Norma B. Coe, Kelly Haverstick, and Steven A. Sass. 2010. Working Paper 2010-15. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"An Update on 401(k) Plans: Insights from the 2007 Survey of Consumer Finance" with Richard W. Kopcke, Francesca Golub-Sass, and Dan Muldoon. 2009. Working Paper 2009-26. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"Unusual Social Security Claiming Strategies: Costs and Distributional Effects." with Steven A. Sass, Alex Golub-Sass, and Nadia Karamcheva. 2009. Working Paper 2009-17. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"The Implications of Declining Retiree Health Insurance." with Courtney Monk. 2009. Working Paper 2009-15. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"The Housing Bubble and Retirement Security." with Mauricio Soto. 2008. Working Paper 2008-13. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"How Much Do State Economic and Other Characteristics Affect Retirement Behavior?" with Mauricio Soto, Robert K. Triest, and Natalia A. Zhivan. 2008. Working Paper 2008-12. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"Will People Be Healthy Enough to Work Longer?" with Mauricio Soto. 2008. Working Paper 2007-22. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"Why Are Companies Freezing Their Pensions?" with Mauricio Soto. 2008. Working Paper 2007-22. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"The Labor Supply of Older Americans,” with Steven A. Sass. 2007. Working Paper 2007-12. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

"Job Tenure and Pension Coverage,” with Kelly Haverstick and Geoffrey Sanzenbacher. 2006. Working Paper 2006-18. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

“Has the Displacement of Older Workers Increased?” with Steve Sass, Mauricio Soto, and Natalia Zhivan. 2006. Working Paper 2006-17. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

“Earnings and Women's Retirement Security” with Natalia A. Zhivan. 2006. Working Paper 2006-12. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

“Policies to Promote Labor Force Participation of Older People,” 2006. Working Paper 2006-12. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

“How Much Is the Working-age Population Saving?” with Francesca Golub-Sass and Andrew Varani. 2005. Working Paper 2005-12. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

“What Replacement Rates Do Households Actually Experience in Retirement?” with Mauricio Soto. 2005. Working Paper 2005-10. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

“How Do Pensions Affect Expected and Actual Retirement Ages?” with Robert K. Triest and Natalia Jivan. 2004. Working Paper 2004-27. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

“The Outlook for Pension Contributions and Profits in the U.S.” with Mauricio Soto. 2003. Working Paper 2003-13. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

“What Determines 401(k) Participation and Contributions?” with Annika Sunden and Catherine Taylor. 2000. Working Paper 2000-12. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.

“Investment Practices of State and Local Pension Funds: Implications for Social Security Reform” with Annika Sunden. 1999. Working Paper 1999-1. Center for Retirement Research at Boston College.