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labor supply effects of the Social Security earnings test

Leora Friedberg

labor supply effects of the Social Security earnings test

by Leora Friedberg

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Old age pensions -- United States -- Retirement test -- Econometric models.,
  • Older people -- Employment -- United States -- Econometric models.,
  • Social security -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementLeora Friedberg.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 7200, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 7200.
    ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination40 p. :
    Number of Pages40
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22394958M

    We explore the labor supply effect of the social security earnings test in Japan on those aged years through a combined examination of the elimination of the earnings test in and its reinstatement in   Despite numerous empirical studies, there is surprisingly little agreement about whether the Social Security earnings test affects male labor supply. In this paper, the authors provide a comprehensive analysis of the labor supply effects of the earnings test using longitudinal administrative earnings data and more commonly used survey data.

    The Social Security Earnings Test and Labor Supply of Older Men Leora Friedberg. Chapter in NBER book Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 12 (), James Poterba, editor (p. - ) Published in January by MIT Press in The Tax Policy and the Economy Series. Despite numerous empirical studies, there is surprisingly little agreement about whether the Social Security earnings test affects male labor supply. In this paper, we provide a comprehensive analysis of the labor supply effects of the earnings test using longitudinal administrative earnings data and more commonly used survey data.

    "The Labor Supply Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 82(1), pages , February. Leora Friedberg, " The Labor Supply Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test," NBER Working Papers , National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc. CiteSeerX - Document Details (Isaac Councill, Lee Giles, Pradeep Teregowda): The Social Security earnings test, which currently applies to those ages , reduces immediate payments to beneficiaries whose labor income exceeds a given threshold. Although benefits are subsequently increased to compensate for any such reduction, the earnings test is typically .


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Labor supply effects of the Social Security earnings test by Leora Friedberg Download PDF EPUB FB2

The Labor Supply Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test Leora Friedberg. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in June NBER Program(s):Economics of Aging, Public Economics The Social Security earnings test reduces benefits at a % rate once earnings pass a threshold amount - among the highest marginal tax rates in the economy.

The Social Security earnings test taxes away benefits at a 33%% rate once earnings pass a threshold amount. I investigate the response to three past changes in the earnings test rules, each applying to some age groups and not by: The Labor Supply Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test The Social Security earnings test reduces benefits at a % rate once earnings pass a threshold amount - among the highest marginal tax rates in the economy.

The literature offers somewhat mixed evidence on the labor supply effects of the earnings test, with the balance of the evidence pointing to a modest labor supply distortion Author: Leora Friedberg. Downloadable (with restrictions). The Social Security earnings test taxes away benefits at a 33%% rate once earnings pass a threshold amount.

I investigate the response to three past changes in the earnings test rules, each applying to some age groups and not others. I find that beneficiaries bunch in substantial numbers just below the earnings threshold, and the.

EFFECTS OF THE SOCIAL SECURITY EARNINGS TEST 49 the earnings test. Eliminating the earnings test is predicted to raise average hours worked by % for those currently at or above the exempt amount.

Second and more importantly, the earnings test rule is simple for workers aged 65–69 with a single threshold and rate of benefit reduction, and detection of labor supply effect, if any, on the elderly relatively easy.

Further, the test has a clear history: it was abolished in and reinstated in The study examined the impact of changes to the Social Security earnings test in and on employment outcomes. The authors used a nonexperimental design and the data from the Current Population Survey (CPS) and the Health and Retirement Study (HRS) to compare outcomes before and after the changes in earning test rules for those between the ages of 62 and 74 who faced different earnings.

The Social Security earnings test, a version of which still applies to those agesreduces immediate payments to beneficiaries whose labor income exceeds a given threshold.

Although benefits are subsequently increased to compensate for any such reduction, the earnings test is typically perceived as a tax on working. Koyo Miyoshi & Taichi Tamura, "The Effects of a Change in the Social Security Earnings Test on the Japanese Elderly Male Labor Supply," Discussion papers ron, Policy Research Institute, Ministry of Finance Japan.

Handle: RePEc:mof:wpaper:ron Haider, S. J., & Loughran, D. The effect of the social security earnings test on male labor supply: New evidence from survey and administrative data.

The Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test on the Labor-Market Activity of Older Americans: A Review of the Evidence Numerous scholarly studies have examined the effect of the Social Security retirement test on the labor supply of older workers.

Virtually all of this research indicates that the effect is probably. New Evidence on the Labor Supply Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test Leora Friedberg, Anthony Webb. Chapter in NBER book Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 23 (), Jeffrey R.

Brown and James M. Poterba, editors (p. 1 - 35) Conference held Septem Published in July by University of Chicago PressCited by: 9.

Get this from a library. The labor supply effects of the Social Security earnings test. [Leora Friedberg; National Bureau of Economic Research.].

The Social Security earnings test, which currently applies to those agesreduces immediate payments to beneficiaries whose labor income exceeds a given threshold. Although benefits are. The earnings test, a version of which still applies to those agesreduces immediate payments to beneficiaries whose labor income exceeds a given threshold.

Although benefits are subsequently increased to compensate for any such reduction, the earnings test is typically viewed as a tax on working. Get this from a library. The labor supply effects of the Social Security earnings test. [Leora Friedberg; National Bureau of Economic Research.] -- Abstract: The Social Security earnings test reduces benefits at a % rate once earnings pass a threshold amount - among the highest marginal tax rates in the economy.

Previous research dismissed. responsible for the inconclusiveness regarding the effect of the social security earnings test on the labor supply.2 In this study, we propose an alternative approach i.e., a direct response to a survey on the effect of the earnings test, unique in the literature, to detect the labor supply decision of the elderly subject to the earnings test.

Does the Social Security earnings test affect labor supply and benefits receipt. Cambridge, MA: National Bureau of Economic Research, © (OCoLC) Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan Gruber; Peter R Orszag; National Bureau of Economic Research.

This paper investigates the impact on labor supply of changes in the Social Security earnings test in and We highlight how the persistence of labor supply choices influences both responses to policy changes and the estimation of such responses. the earnings test produces very mixed conclusions as to its labor supply effects.

Two principal types of past studies ex-Does the Social Security Earnings Test Affect Labor Supply and Benefits Receipt?

Jonathan Gruber Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Department of Economics, Cambridge MA Peter Orszag The Brookings Institution.We explore the labor supply effect of the social security earnings test in Japan on those aged 65–69 years through a combined examination of the elimination of the earnings test .The Social Security earnings test is one of the least popular Green Book (Government posed that “we should eliminate the limits on what seniors on Social Printing Office: Washington, DC, ), page labor supply effects of the earnings test for older workers.

The third section reviews policy options.