DO “CATCH-UP LIMITS” RAISE RETIREMENT SAVING? EVIDENCE FROM A REGRESSION DISCONTINUITY DESIGN

This paper studies the effect of raising contribution limits on retirement saving by exploiting the “catch-up limit” provision, a rule which allows those over the age of 50 to make higher IRA and 401(k) contributions than those under 50. Using an age-related regression discontinuity design, I find t...

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Volume: 71
Main Author: Lavecchia, Adam M
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Professional
Academic
Place of publication: WASHINGTON The University of Chicago Press 01.03.2018
NATL TAX ASSOC
National Tax Association
published in: National tax journal Vol. 71; no. 1; pp. 121 - 154
Data of publication: 20180301
ISSN: 0028-0283
1944-7477
EISSN: 1944-7477
Discipline: Law
Political Science
Economics
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Database: Web of Knowledge
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