Session 154:
Public Policy and Population Aging

Friday, May 2
2:45 PM - 4:15 PM
Salons H-I
4th Floor

Discussant: Melissa M. Favreault, Urban Institute
Chair: Timothy Waidmann, Urban Institute

  1. Welfare Programs for Older Population: Does Frequency of Payment Matter?Emma Aguila, RAND Corporation; Arie Kapteyn, RAND Corporation; Francisco Perez Arce, RAND Corporation

  2. How Old Is Too Old?Andrew Mason, University of Hawaii at Manoa; Ronald Lee, University of California, Berkeley

  3. Living Longer but Working Longer: Where Are We Heading in Canada?Yves Carriere, Université de Montréal; Diane Galarneau, Statistics Canada

  4. Poor by Any Measure: How Does Cutting Social Security Benefits Impact Poverty Incidence among the Elderly?Yanyuan Wu, Boston College

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