Reasons for job change and the disposition of pre-retirement lump-sum pension distributions

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Abstract

Estimates from logit models on a sample of 890 individuals from the 1992 Health and Retirement Study (HRS) eligible to receive a pre-retirement lump-sum pension distribution suggest that pension assets may have been used to buffer economic shocks upon job change.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)333-339
Number of pages7
JournalEconomics Letters
Volume81
Issue number3
DOIs
StatePublished - Dec 2003

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Keywords

  • Job mobility
  • Pensions
  • Retirement

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Economics and Econometrics
  • Finance

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