Greater Spouse and Survivor Benefits Do Not Change Retirement Decisions
A working paper that analyzes worker and spouse Social Security incentives and investigates whether an additional dollar of benefit paid to a worker’s spouse or survivor is valued the same as an additional dollar of benefit paid to the worker.
New Insights on the Determinants of Cognition and Dementia in India
This post describes findings in a special issue of the Journal of American Geriatric Society, which contribute to a better understanding of the determinants of cognition and dementia in India and underscore the importance for future research.
Cross-Country Comparisons of Disability and Morbidity: Evidence from the Gateway to Global Aging Data
The Gateway to Global Aging portal provides access to a unique set of survey data that allows researchers to conduct cross-country comparisons of health outcomes among older adults.