Predicting Retirement Savings Using Survey Measures of Exponential-Growth Bias and Present Bias
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Keywordshousehold finance; retirement savings; exponential-growth bias; quasi-hyperbolic discounting; present bias; financial literacy; survey-based elicitations;
- D91 - Microeconomics - - Micro-Based Behavioral Economics - - - Role and Effects of Psychological, Emotional, Social, and Cognitive Factors on Decision Making
- J26 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Retirement; Retirement Policies
- D14 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Household Saving; Personal Finance
- D15 - Microeconomics - - Household Behavior - - - Intertemporal Household Choice; Life Cycle Models and Saving
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- NEP-AGE-2018-10-15 (Economics of Ageing)
- NEP-ALL-2018-10-15 (All new papers)
- NEP-FLE-2018-10-15 (Financial Literacy & Education)
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