Tag: Social Security

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Abstract Whether households prefer a constant, increasing, or decreasing path of consumption in retirement has important implications for our understanding of retirement adequacy.  Financial planners and researchers have often assumed that retirees would like to maintain their pre-retirement standard of living.  However, several studies suggest that retired households decrease their consumption over time.  This project…

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About one in five people on federal disability has some type of job, but the government limits how much they can earn without jeopardizing their cash benefits. The Social Security Administration wants disability beneficiaries to hold down a job if they can. But when they earn more than the allowed limit in a given mont…