Retirement Income Security and Well-Being in Canada

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Michael Baker; Jonathan Gruber; Kevin S. Milligan;
(2009)
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    • jel: jel:H55 | jel:J26 | jel:J14

A large international literature has documented the labor market distortions associated with social security benefits for near-retirees. In this paper, we investigate the 'other side' of social security programs, seeking to document improvements in wellbeing arising fro... View more
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    Baker, Michael, “The Retirement Behaviour of Married Couples: Evidence From the Spouse's Allowance”, Journal of Human Resources, 37, Winter 2002, 1-34.

    Baker, Michael, Jonathan Gruber, and Kevin Milligan (2003), “Simulating the Response to Reform of Canada's Income Security System,” NBER Working Paper No. 9455.

    0 First Stage Partial Full 0.759 0.830 (0.048) (0.041) 0.029 0.007 0.610 Reduced Form Partial Full 0.406 0.502 (0.188) (0.191)

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