Dementia costs Americans hundreds of billions of dollars per year, and the annual cost could top half a trillion by 2040 due to the 'graying' of the U.S. population.
May 27, 2014
Dementia represents a substantial financial burden on society, one that is similar to the financial burden of heart disease and cancer.
Apr 1, 2013
Summarizes and compares measures of subjective economic and health expectations in the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) and its sister surveys from other countries.
Feb 6, 2012
Analyses suggest that ensuring that each spouse learns the HIV status of the other, either through couple's testing or through spousal communication, may be beneficial in high-prevalence environments.
Jan 1, 2012
Uses unique experimental and survey data to investigate the behavior of Madrassa students, and how other groups in their communities interact with them.
Jun 27, 2011
Presents empirical evidence from the Health and Retirement Study Internet Survey and documents systematic variation in respondents' uncertainty about their future Social Security benefits by individual characteristics.
Sep 21, 2010
Evaluates the feasibility and success of a new interactive elicitation methodology for collecting probabilistic expectations in a developing country context with low levels of literacy and numeracy,
Dec 31, 2008
Differential Mortality in Europe and the U.S.: Estimates Based on Subjective Probabilities of Survival
Proposes a new, less data-intensive approach relying on just a single cross-section of data to obtain reliable estimates of differential mortatlity in Europe and the United States.
Sep 8, 2008
Presents findings from a test of an innovative visual representation of an Internet survey in the context of individuals' Social Security expectations.
Jun 26, 2008
Develops a metric for revisions to subjective expectations and proposes a survey design strategy that enables the estimation of the metric. As an application, analyzes how women update expectations about the effectiveness of contraception methods.
Dec 31, 2007