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Ryan D. Edwards

Not to be confused with: Ryan B. Edwards

Personal Details

First Name:Ryan
Middle Name:D.
Last Name:Edwards
RePEc Short-ID:ped20
Terminal Degree:2002 Department of Economics; University of California-Berkeley (from RePEc Genealogy)


(in no particular order)

Labor and Population Program

Santa Monica, California (United States)
RePEc:edi:lpranus (more details at EDIRC)

Center on the Economics and Demography of Aging (CEDA)
University of California-Berkeley

Berkeley, California (United States)
RePEc:edi:cebrkus (more details at EDIRC)

Department of Economics
Queens College
City University of New York (CUNY)

New York City, New York (United States)
RePEc:edi:deqcuus (more details at EDIRC)

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

Cambridge, Massachusetts (United States)
RePEc:edi:nberrus (more details at EDIRC)

Research output

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Working papers

  1. Ryan Edwards & Francesc Ortega, 2016. "The Economic Contribution of Unauthorized Workers: An Industry Analysis," NBER Working Papers 22834, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Ryan D. Edwards, 2013. "If My Blood Pressure Is High, Do I Take It To Heart? Behavioral Impacts of Biomarker Collection in the Health and Retirement Study," NBER Working Papers 19311, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Ryan D. Edwards, 2012. "Overseas Deployment, Combat Exposure, and Well-Being in the 2010 National Survey of Veterans," NBER Working Papers 18227, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Ryan D. Edwards, 2010. "Trends in World Inequality in Life Span Since 1970," NBER Working Papers 16088, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Ryan D. Edwards, 2010. "U.S. War Costs: Two Parts Temporary, One Part Permanent," NBER Working Papers 16108, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Ryan D. Edwards, 2010. "A Review of War Costs in Iraq and Afghanistan," NBER Working Papers 16163, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Ryan D. Edwards, 2010. "Health, Income, and the Timing of Education Among Military Retirees," NBER Working Papers 15778, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. Shripad Tuljapurkar & Ryan D. Edwards, 2009. "Variance in Death and Its Implications for Modeling and Forecasting Mortality," NBER Working Papers 15288, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Ryan D. Edwards, 2008. "The Cost of Uncertain Life Span," NBER Working Papers 14093, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  10. Ryan D. Edwards & Ronald D. Lee & Michael W. Anderson & Shripad Tuljapurkar & Carl Boe, 2003. "Key Equations in the Tuljapurkar-Lee Model of the Social Security System," Working Papers wp044, University of Michigan, Michigan Retirement Research Center.


  1. Edwards, Ryan D., 2014. "U.S. war costs: Two parts temporary, one part permanent," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 113(C), pages 54-66.
  2. Ryan Edwards, 2013. "The cost of uncertain life span," Journal of Population Economics, Springer;European Society for Population Economics, vol. 26(4), pages 1485-1522, October.
  3. Ryan D. Edwards, 2011. "Changes in World Inequality in Length of Life: 1970–2000," Population and Development Review, The Population Council, Inc., vol. 37(3), pages 499-528, September.
  4. Ryan D. Edwards, 2010. "Optimal portfolio choice when utility depends on health," International Journal of Economic Theory, The International Society for Economic Theory, vol. 6(2), pages 205-225, June.
  5. Edwards Ryan D, 2009. "The Cost of Cyclical Mortality," The B.E. Journal of Macroeconomics, De Gruyter, vol. 9(1), pages 1-19, March.
  6. Edwards, Ryan, 2008. "Widening health inequalities among U.S. military retirees since 1974," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 67(11), pages 1657-1668, December.
  7. Edwards, Ryan, 2008. "Who is hurt by procyclical mortality?," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 67(12), pages 2051-2058, December.
  8. Edwards, Ryan D, 2008. "Health Risk and Portfolio Choice," Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, American Statistical Association, vol. 26, pages 472-485.
  9. Ryan D. Edwards & Shripad Tuljapurkar, 2005. "Inequality in Life Spans and a New Perspective on Mortality Convergence Across Industrialized Countries," Population and Development Review, The Population Council, Inc., vol. 31(4), pages 645-674, December.
  10. Edwards, Ryan D., 2004. "Macroeconomic Implications of the Earned Income Tax Credit," National Tax Journal, National Tax Association;National Tax Journal, vol. 57(1), pages 45-65, March.
  11. Ryan D. Edwards & Ronald D. Lee, 2001. "The fiscal impact of population change," Conference Series ; [Proceedings], Federal Reserve Bank of Boston, vol. 46.
    RePEc:dem:demres:v:24:y:2011:i:21 is not listed on IDEAS


  1. Ronald Lee & Ryan Edwards, 2002. "The Fiscal Effects of Population Aging in the US: Assessing the Uncertainties," NBER Chapters, in: Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 16, pages 141-180, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 6 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (3) 2008-06-27 2009-08-22 2010-03-13
  2. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic and Financial History (2) 2008-06-27 2010-06-26
  3. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (2) 2010-03-13 2016-11-27
  4. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2009-08-22
  5. NEP-FOR: Forecasting (1) 2009-08-22
  6. NEP-HAP: Economics of Happiness (1) 2012-07-23
  7. NEP-MIG: Economics of Human Migration (1) 2016-11-27


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