Michigan Retirement Research Center

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More on ‘Couples’ and Singles’ Savings After Retirement’

In order to study the hypothetical effects of expanding Medicaid, Mariacristina De Nardi, Eric French, and John Bailey Jones (DFJ) have written a fairly detailed model to study household saving and dissaving (see previous post). To make that possible, they constructed a novel measure... Continue Reading →

Looking at ‘Couples’ and Singles’ Savings After Retirement’

There’s some debate in the United States about extending Medicaid to more people. Loosening criteria for means-tested public health care insurance such as Medicaid would allow more people to benefit from health care they may otherwise be unable to afford,... Continue Reading →

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