Session 12:
Economic Impacts of Population Aging

Thursday, April 11
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Grand Couteau
5th Floor

Chair: Hui Zheng, Ohio State University
Discussant: Richard W. Johnson, Urban Institute

  1. Income Inequality, Population Aging and Health, 1990-2010Ryan Finnigan, Duke University

  2. The Cumulative Toll of Economic Fluctuations: How Does Exposure to Economic Booms and Recessions over the Life-Course Impact Old-Age Disability?Philipp Hessel, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  3. Barriers to Later Retirement: Increases in the Full Retirement Age, Age Discrimination and the Physical Challenges of WorkDavid Neumark, University of California, Irvine; Joanne Song, University of California, Irvine

  4. Pensions, Gender and Health: An Analysis of Pension Effects over Time in Rural South AfricaJane Menken, University of Colorado at Boulder; Xavier Gómez-Olivé, University of the Witwatersrand; Margaret L. Ralston, University of Missouri, Columbia; Stephen Tollman, University of the Witwatersrand

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